Barbara Bates

1925 - 1969

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Barbara Jane Bates (August 6, 1925 – March 18, 1969) was an American singer and actress, best known for her portrayal of Phoebe in the 1950 drama film All About Eve and as Katy Morgan on It's a Great Life (1954–1956). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Barbara Bates has received more than 567,133 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Barbara Bates is the 6,035th most popular actor (up from 6,902nd in 2019), the 8,863rd most popular biography from United States (up from 10,247th in 2019) and the 2,761st most popular American Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 570k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 45.09

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.56

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.27

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Barbara Bates by language

Over the past year Barbara Bates has had the most page views in the with 68,741 views, followed by Spanish (3,297), and Italian (3,154). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Serbo-Croatian (147.49%), Simple English (113.20%), and Swedish (62.54%)


Among actors, Barbara Bates ranks 6,035 out of 13,578Before her are Padmini, Ge You, Frankie Muniz, Jeremy Strong, Deepika Padukone, and Aleksandr Dedyushko. After her are Yoon Eun-hye, Tyler Mane, Bae Doona, Jamie Bell, Garrett Hedlund, and Michael Hogan.

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Among people born in 1925, Barbara Bates ranks 437Before her are Miiko Taka, Aleksei Paramonov, Bruno Pesaola, Raja Ramanna, Henry Plumb, Baron Plumb, and Georges Stuber. After her are Shelley Berman, Nelson Demarco, Horacio Guarany, Frank Pierson, John Shepherd-Barron, and Cal Tjader. Among people deceased in 1969, Barbara Bates ranks 210Before her are Károly Dietz, André Gaboriaud, Erkki Kataja, Barton MacLane, Francisco Orlich Bolmarcich, and Hans Rademacher. After her are Willy Ley, Kazimierz Wierzyński, Heinrich Hax, Bess Meredyth, Miklós Szilvási, and Ben Alexander.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Barbara Bates ranks 8,863 out of 20,380Before her are R. James Woolsey Jr. (1941), Frankie Muniz (1985), Cedric the Entertainer (1964), Gardner Dozois (1947), Jeremy Strong (1978), and Loleatta Holloway (1946). After her are John Kander (1927), John Powell (1947), Laura Secord (1775), Garrett Hedlund (1984), Rick Carlisle (1959), and Mark Coleman (1964).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Barbara Bates ranks 2,761Before her are Gabrielle Union (1972), Richard Dysart (1929), Ernie Lively (1947), Adam Rodriguez (1975), Frankie Muniz (1985), and Jeremy Strong (1978). After her are Garrett Hedlund (1984), Maya Rudolph (1972), Eric Stonestreet (1971), Richard Arlen (1899), Arthur Hunnicutt (1910), and Steve Cochran (1917).

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