COMEDIAN

Amy Poehler

1971 - Today

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Amy Poehler (; born September 16, 1971) is an American actress, comedian, writer, producer, and director. After studying improv at Chicago's Second City and ImprovOlympic in the early 1990s, she co-founded the improvisational-comedy troupe Upright Citizens Brigade. The group moved to New York City in 1996 where their act became a half-hour sketch-comedy series on Comedy Central in 1998. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amy Poehler has received more than 15,814,663 page views. Her biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Amy Poehler is the 54th most popular comedian, the 8,564th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,163rd in 2019) and the 46th most popular American Comedian.

Memorability Metrics

  • 16M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.69

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 57

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.71

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among COMEDIANS

Among comedians, Amy Poehler ranks 54 out of 90Before her are Steve Coogan, Jamie Kennedy, Tracey Ullman, Jordan Peele, Patton Oswalt, and Bill Hicks. After her are David Cross, Cedric the Entertainer, Stephen Merchant, Amy Sedaris, Fred Armisen, and Jeff Dunham.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1971, Amy Poehler ranks 248Before her are Jorge Costa, Lasse Kjus, Kirk Acevedo, Sergei Bodrov Jr., Javier Gutiérrez Álvarez, and Chris Horner. After her are Fann Wong, Brad Falchuk, Amanda Holden, Alejandro Fernández, Rebecca Gayheart, and Anthony Rapp.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Amy Poehler ranks 8,564 out of 15,968Before her are Carolyn Porco (1953), Michael Hayden (1945), Daniel Patrick Moynihan (1927), Dan Harrington (1945), Lindsey Vonn (1984), and Eddie Lang (1902). After her are Alexander Berzin (1944), Giorgos Kaminis (1954), Erin Heatherton (1989), Jerry Pournelle (1933), Irving Jaffee (1906), and Richard Grieco (1965).

Among COMEDIANS In United States

Among comedians born in United States, Amy Poehler ranks 46Before her are Tina Fey (1970), Sarah Silverman (1970), Jamie Kennedy (1970), Jordan Peele (1979), Patton Oswalt (1969), and Bill Hicks (1961). After her are David Cross (1964), Cedric the Entertainer (1964), Amy Sedaris (1961), Fred Armisen (1966), Jeff Dunham (1962), and Dave Chappelle (1973).

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