Varun Dhawan

1987 - Today

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Varun Dhawan (Hindi pronunciation: [ʋəˈrʊɳ dʱəˈʋən]; born 24 April 1987) is an Indian actor who works in Hindi films. One of India's highest-paid celebrities, he has been featured in Forbes India's Celebrity 100 list since 2014. The son of film director David Dhawan, he studied business management from the Nottingham Trent University. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Varun Dhawan has received more than 10,645,143 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Varun Dhawan is the 8,021st most popular actor (down from 7,480th in 2019), the 815th most popular biography from India (down from 653rd in 2019) and the 155th most popular Indian Actor.

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Among actors, Varun Dhawan ranks 8,021 out of 10,030Before him are Samantha Ferris, Christian Navarro, Todd Field, Natacha Régnier, Jameela Jamil, and Rafe Spall. After him are Niki Chow, Sharon Leal, Julie Gonzalo, Dane Clark, Tika Sumpter, and Sara Paxton.

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Among people born in 1987, Varun Dhawan ranks 316Before him are Arijit Singh, Iván Marcano, Wout Poels, Kamil Stoch, Samira Wiley, and Alex Pullin. After him are Lily Cole, Joe Dempsie, Ante Tomić, Alan Dawa Dolma, Ryan Sweeting, and Nemanja Nikolić.

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In India

Among people born in India, Varun Dhawan ranks 815 out of 1,227Before him are Usha Uthup (1947), Divya Bharti (1974), Leander Paes (1973), Shraddha Kapoor (1987), Arijit Singh (1987), and Mallika Sarabhai (1954). After him are Sonu Nigam (1973), Vikram (1966), Raghuram Rajan (1963), Silk Smitha (1960), Pawan Kumar Chamling (1950), and Lakshmi (1952).

Among ACTORS In India

Among actors born in India, Varun Dhawan ranks 155Before him are Ameesha Patel (1975), Mohanlal (1960), Arjun Rampal (1972), Divya Bharti (1974), Shraddha Kapoor (1987), and Mallika Sarabhai (1954). After him are Vikram (1966), Silk Smitha (1960), Lakshmi (1952), Mahesh Babu (1975), Surekha Sikri (1945), and Mallika Sherawat (1976).

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