Angela Bassett

1958 - Today

Angela Bassett

Angela Evelyn Bassett Vance (born August 16, 1958) is an American actress, director, producer and activist known for her biographical film roles, most notably her performance as Tina Turner in the biopic What's Love Got to Do with It (1993), for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress and won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical. Bassett has additionally portrayed real life figures Betty Shabazz in both Malcolm X (1992) and Panther (1995), Katherine Jackson in The Jacksons: An American Dream (1992), Voletta Wallace in Notorious (2009) and Coretta Scott King in Betty & Coretta (2013). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Angela Bassett has received more than 10,209,287 page views. Her biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,054th most popular actor.

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  • 55.46

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 43

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.65

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.51

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Angela Bassett ranks 1,046 out of 8,832Before her are Patrick Duffy, Vic Morrow, Sofía Vergara, Sacha Baron Cohen, Michael Biehn, and Sterling Hayden. After her are Olympia Dukakis, Capucine, Paul Rudd, John Saxon, George Hamilton, and Ethel Barrymore.

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Among people born in 1958, Angela Bassett ranks 36Before her are Lyudmila Putina, Robert Patrick, Hugo Sánchez, Javier Aguirre, Annette Bening, and Avigdor Lieberman. After her are Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, Nikki Sixx, Janez Janša, Madeleine Stowe, Chris Columbus, and Dragan Đokanović.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Angela Bassett ranks 1,940 out of 12,171Before her are Michael Biehn (1956), Wayne Shorter (1933), Sterling Hayden (1916), J. C. R. Licklider (1915), Katy Perry (1984), and John Philip Sousa (1854). After her are Mickey Cohen (1913), W. E. B. Du Bois (1868), George Strait (1952), Alan Menken (1949), Olympia Dukakis (1931), and Annie Leibovitz (1949).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Angela Bassett ranks 507Before her are Ralph Bellamy (1904), Josh Duhamel (1972), Patrick Duffy (1949), Vic Morrow (1929), Michael Biehn (1956), and Sterling Hayden (1916). After her are Olympia Dukakis (1931), Paul Rudd (1969), John Saxon (1935), George Hamilton (1939), Ethel Barrymore (1879), and Marcia Cross (1962).