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Varun Dhawan

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Varun Dhawan (Hindi pronunciation: [ʋəɾʊɳ d̪ʱəʋən]; born 24 April 1987) is an Indian actor who works in Hindi films. One of India's highest-paid actors, he has been featured in Forbes India's Celebrity 100 list since 2014. He has starred in 11 consecutive box-office successes between 2012 and 2018.The son of film director David Dhawan, he graduated in business studies from the Nottingham Trent University. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Varun Dhawan has received more than 13,178,716 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 38 in 2019). Varun Dhawan is the 10,040th most popular actor (down from 8,017th in 2019), the 1,004th most popular biography from India (down from 814th in 2019) and the 207th most popular Indian Actor.

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Among actors, Varun Dhawan ranks 10,040 out of 9,996Before him are Urmila Matondkar, James Arnold Taylor, Keegan Allen, Essence Atkins, Qri, and America Olivo. After him are Michelle Clunie, Katherine Parkinson, Daveigh Chase, Audrey Dana, Callan McAuliffe, and Chelsi Smith.

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Among people born in 1987, Varun Dhawan ranks 467Before him are O. J. Mayo, Lewis Tan, Martin Harnik, Greysia Polii, Liu Hong, and Nikita Rukavytsya. After him are Anaïs Bescond, Taťána Kuchařová, Nicklas Bäckström, Sergio Henao, Chang Hye-jin, and Jerry Bengtson.

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In India

Among people born in India, Varun Dhawan ranks 1,004 out of 1,493Before him are Pooja Bhatt (1972), Vinod Khosla (1955), Sadashiv Amrapurkar (1950), Sonam Kapoor (1985), Ajith Kumar (1971), and Urmila Matondkar (1974). After him are Bhaichung Bhutia (1976), Anil Kumble (1970), Gopalkrishna Gandhi (1945), Neeraj Chopra (1997), Ranveer Singh (1985), and Tina Ambani (1957).

Among ACTORS In India

Among actors born in India, Varun Dhawan ranks 207Before him are Anushka Shetty (1981), Pooja Bhatt (1972), Sadashiv Amrapurkar (1950), Sonam Kapoor (1985), Ajith Kumar (1971), and Urmila Matondkar (1974). After him are Ranveer Singh (1985), Tina Ambani (1957), Shiva Rajkumar (1961), Farooq Sheikh (1948), Mahesh Manjrekar (1958), and Karen David (1979).

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