Barbara Hershey

1948 - Today

Barbara Hershey

Barbara Hershey (born Barbara Lynn Herzstein; February 5, 1948) is an American actress. In a career spanning more than 50 years, she has played a variety of roles on television and in cinema in several genres, including westerns and comedies. She began acting at age 17 in 1965 but did not achieve much critical acclaim until the latter half of the 1980s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Barbara Hershey has received more than 3,765,585 page views. Her biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,260th most popular actor.

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  • 3.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 53.99

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 39

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.24

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.57

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Television and Movie Roles

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Among actors, Barbara Hershey ranks 1,248 out of 8,832Before her are Basil Rathbone, Yaphet Kotto, Steve Guttenberg, Eddie Fisher, Aleksandër Moisiu, and Piper Laurie. After her are Mikael Persbrandt, Chris Sarandon, Marianne Koch, Andrew Lincoln, Michael Jeter, and James Faulkner.

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Among people born in 1948, Barbara Hershey ranks 106Before her are Mischa Maisky, Joschka Fischer, Abdelmalek Sellal, Gerry Adams, Salvador Puig Antich, and Rubén Blades. After her are Hans-Georg Schwarzenbeck, James Faulkner, Donna Karan, Helmuth Koinigg, Stevie Nicks, and Krešimir Ćosić.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Barbara Hershey ranks 2,305 out of 12,171Before her are Sofia Coppola (1971), John Edward Williams (1922), Piper Laurie (1932), James Baker (1930), Martin Chalfie (1947), and Miley Cyrus (1992). After her are Terry Riley (1935), Delbert Mann (1920), Archie Hahn (1880), Wilder Penfield (1891), Chris Sarandon (1942), and Alexander Haig (1924).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Barbara Hershey ranks 616Before her are Stacy Keach (1941), John Cusack (1966), Alicia Rhett (1915), Yaphet Kotto (1939), Steve Guttenberg (1958), and Piper Laurie (1932). After her are Chris Sarandon (1942), Michael Jeter (1952), Armand Assante (1949), Stella Adler (1901), James Hong (1929), and Sondra Locke (1944).