Viggo Mortensen

1958 - Today

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Viggo Peter Mortensen Jr. (; Danish: [ˈviko ˈmɒːtn̩sn̩]; born October 20, 1958) is an American actor, author, musician, photographer, poet, and painter. Born in the State of New York to a Danish father and American mother, he lived in Argentina during his childhood. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Viggo Mortensen has received more than 15,426,518 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 60 in 2019). Viggo Mortensen is the 256th most popular actor (down from 129th in 2019), the 494th most popular biography from United States (down from 255th in 2019) and the 132nd most popular American Actor.

Viggo Mortensen is most famous for playing Aragorn in the Lord of the Rings Trilogy.

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  • 15M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 74.55

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 62

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.01

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.98

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Viggo Mortensen ranks 256 out of 10,030Before him are Jared Leto, Julie Christie, Stellan Skarsgård, Christoph Waltz, Pola Negri, and Ursula Andress. After him are Dolph Lundgren, Harold Lloyd, Natalie Wood, Demi Moore, Bill Murray, and George Peppard.

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Among people born in 1958, Viggo Mortensen ranks 9Before him are Andrea Bocelli, Ursula von der Leyen, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Gary Oldman, Tim Burton, and Sharon Stone. After him are Michelle Pfeiffer, Albert II, Prince of Monaco, Prince, Mehmet Ali Ağca, Kate Bush, and Ice-T.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Viggo Mortensen ranks 494 out of 15,968Before him are Robert Zemeckis (1952), Steve Wozniak (1950), D. B. Cooper (1931), Yehudi Menuhin (1916), Immanuel Wallerstein (1930), and Nat King Cole (1919). After him are Sidney Sheldon (1917), Harold Lloyd (1893), Machine Gun Kelly (1895), Mary Higgins Clark (1927), Natalie Wood (1938), and Demi Moore (1962).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Viggo Mortensen ranks 132Before him are Mickey Rourke (1952), John Cazale (1935), Faye Dunaway (1941), Warren Beatty (1937), Richard Chamberlain (1934), and Jared Leto (1971). After him are Harold Lloyd (1893), Natalie Wood (1938), Demi Moore (1962), Bill Murray (1950), George Peppard (1928), and Michelle Pfeiffer (1958).

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