Tommy Chong

1938 - Today

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Thomas B. Kin Chong (born May 24, 1938) is a Canadian-American actor, writer, director, musician, cannabis rights activist and comedian. He is known for his marijuana-themed Cheech & Chong comedy albums and movies with Cheech Marin, as well as playing the character Leo on Fox's That '70s Show. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tommy Chong has received more than 7,607,896 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Tommy Chong is the 1,933rd most popular actor (up from 2,084th in 2019), the 162nd most popular biography from Canada (up from 164th in 2019) and the 49th most popular Canadian Actor.

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  • 24

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  • 2.02

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  • 3.81

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Tommy Chong ranks 1,933 out of 10,030. Before him are David Ogden Stiers, Mathieu Amalric, Gunnel Lindblom, Charles Shaughnessy, Dudley Moore, and Marie-France Pisier. After him are Anthony Quayle, Bill Cobbs, Ralph Macchio, Bohdan Stupka, Jon Cryer, and Sandra Oh.

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Among people born in 1938, Tommy Chong ranks 199Before him are Amfilohije Radović, Larisa Shepitko, Yuri Temirkanov, Luis Artime, Jacqueline Andere, and Adolf Scherer. After him are Igor Sergeyev, Eiko Ishioka, Sjaak Swart, Manuel Santana, Richard Beymer, and Willi Schulz.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Tommy Chong ranks 162 out of 1,130. Before him are Joe Shuster (1914), John Ireland (1914), Guy Laliberté (1959), Hubert Reeves (1932), Shania Twain (1965), and Donna Strickland (1959). After him are Sandra Oh (1971), Mark Robson (1913), Julie Payette (1963), Maud Menten (1879), Henri Richard (1936), and Alanis Morissette (1974).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Tommy Chong ranks 49Before him are Jason Priestley (1969), Stana Katic (1978), Shirley Douglas (1934), Rick Moranis (1953), Cobie Smulders (1982), and John Ireland (1914). After him are Sandra Oh (1971), Cory Monteith (1982), Walter Pidgeon (1897), Hume Cronyn (1911), August Schellenberg (1936), and Elisha Cuthbert (1982).

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