Wil Wheaton

1972 - Today

Wil Wheaton

Richard William Wheaton III (born July 29, 1972) is an American actor, blogger, and writer. He portrayed Wesley Crusher on the television series Star Trek: The Next Generation, Gordie Lachance in the film Stand by Me, Joey Trotta in Toy Soldiers and Bennett Hoenicker in Flubber. Wheaton has also appeared in recurring roles as Aqualad in Teen Titans, Cosmic Boy on the Legion of Super Heroes and Mike Morningstar/Darkstar in the Ben 10 universe. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wil Wheaton has received more than 7,275,875 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,257th most popular actor.

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  • 7.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.33

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.69

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.31

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Wil Wheaton ranks 2,228 out of 8,832Before him are Asia Argento, Jon Cryer, Martin Kove, Hume Cronyn, James Purefoy, and Marshall Bell. After him are Elizabeth McGovern, Desi Arnaz, Joe Dallesandro, Lisa Edelstein, Raymond Burr, and Wayne Knight.

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Among people born in 1972, Wil Wheaton ranks 57Before him are Carmen Electra, Jennie Garth, Karel Poborský, Selma Blair, Geri Halliwell, and Karl Urban. After him are Najwa Nimri, Giovane Élber, Željko Joksimović, Brian Molko, Henrique Capriles, and Toto Wolff.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Wil Wheaton ranks 3,749 out of 12,171Before him are Nancy Roman (1925), Peter Hyams (1943), Marshall Bell (1942), Walter Cunningham (1932), Lawrence Kasdan (1949), and Arthur Melvin Okun (1928). After him are Christopher Cross (1951), Elizabeth McGovern (1961), Earl Warren (1891), Joe Dallesandro (1948), Norman Finkelstein (1953), and Lisa Edelstein (1966).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Wil Wheaton ranks 1,075Before him are Irving Cummings (1888), Chris Hardwick (1971), Virginia Madsen (1961), Jon Cryer (1965), Martin Kove (1946), and Marshall Bell (1942). After him are Elizabeth McGovern (1961), Joe Dallesandro (1948), Lisa Edelstein (1966), Wayne Knight (1955), George Raft (1901), and Annette O'Toole (1952).