Viggo Mortensen

1958 - Today

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Viggo Peter Mortensen Jr. R (Danish: [ˈviko ˈmɒːtn̩sn̩]; born October 20, 1958) is an American actor, writer, director, producer, musician, and multimedia artist. Born and raised in the State of New York to a Danish father and American mother, he also lived in Argentina during his childhood. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Viggo Mortensen has received more than 16,934,079 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 62 in 2019). Viggo Mortensen is the 236th most popular actor (up from 256th in 2019), the 433rd most popular biography from United States (up from 494th in 2019) and the 116th most popular Actor.

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

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  • 17M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 67.62

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 63

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.32

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.91

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Viggo Mortensen ranks 236 out of 9,996Before him are Caitlyn Jenner, Jacqueline Bisset, Gérard Philipe, Mireille Darc, Willem Dafoe, and Jessica Lange. After him are Kim Basinger, George Clooney, Ian McShane, Stellan Skarsgård, Joan Crawford, and Joan Fontaine.

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Among people born in 1958, Viggo Mortensen ranks 11Before him are Alec Baldwin, Andrea Bocelli, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Albert II, Prince of Monaco, Tim Burton, and Gary Oldman. After him are Sharon Stone, Michelle Pfeiffer, Kate Bush, Prince, Marie Fredriksson, and Anna Politkovskaya.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Viggo Mortensen ranks 433 out of 18,182Before him are Mike Tyson (1966), Frank Abagnale (1948), Willem Dafoe (1955), Kip Thorne (1940), Joe Frazier (1944), and Jessica Lange (1949). After him are Katherine Johnson (1918), Kim Basinger (1953), Robert Zemeckis (1952), Babe Ruth (1895), Oliver Stone (1946), and George Clooney (1961).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Viggo Mortensen ranks 116Before him are Julia Roberts (1967), Dwayne Johnson (1972), Harold Ramis (1944), Caitlyn Jenner (1949), Willem Dafoe (1955), and Jessica Lange (1949). After him are Kim Basinger (1953), George Clooney (1961), Joan Crawford (1904), Montgomery Clift (1920), Glenn Close (1947), and Pat Morita (1932).

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