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Barbara Windsor

1937 - 2020

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Dame Barbara Windsor (born Barbara Ann Deeks; 6 August 1937 – 10 December 2020) was an English actress, known for her roles in the Carry On films and for playing Peggy Mitchell in the BBC One soap opera EastEnders. She joined the cast of EastEnders in 1994 and won the 1999 British Soap Award for Best Actress, before ultimately leaving the show in 2016 when her character was killed off. Windsor began her career on stage in 1950 at the age of 13, and made her film debut as a schoolgirl in The Belles of St. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Barbara Windsor has received more than 5,980,473 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Barbara Windsor is the 4,456th most popular actor (up from 5,283rd in 2019), the 3,512th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 4,099th in 2019) and the 555th most popular British Actor.

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  • 6.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 46.48

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.58

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.44

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Barbara Windsor ranks 4,456 out of 9,996Before her are Mort Sahl, Ben McKenzie, Louise Lasser, Roy Dotrice, Richard Herd, and Michael Beck. After her are Nathalia Timberg, Stanley Holloway, Katherine Moennig, Herbert Marshall, Ryan Eggold, and Ole Ernst.

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Among people born in 1937, Barbara Windsor ranks 332Before her are Ron Leibman, Anna Massey, Jan Kaplický, Mohammad Hamid Ansari, Márta Rudas, and Albert Brülls. After her are Galimzyan Khusainov, Alfredo Rojas, Ferenc Kósa, Leo Kadanoff, Alexander Vampilov, and Ildikó Újlaky-Rejtő. Among people deceased in 2020, Barbara Windsor ranks 403Before her are Wolfgang Clement, Eduardo Lourenço, Ryo Kawasaki, Norbert Blüm, Agathonas Iakovidis, and Richard Herd. After her are Regis Philbin, Allen Garfield, Pete Rademacher, Gulnazar Keldi, Ben Bova, and Ashley Cooper.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Barbara Windsor ranks 3,512 out of 7,765Before her are Alistair Overeem (1980), Nigel Terry (1945), Herbert Hall Turner (1861), Kirkpatrick Macmillan (1835), Joe Wright (1972), and Frederick Stanley, 16th Earl of Derby (1841). After her are Henry Shrapnel (1761), Stanley Holloway (1890), Myra Hess (1890), Herbert Marshall (1890), Amira Casar (1971), and Simon McBurney (1957).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Barbara Windsor ranks 555Before her are Ben Chaplin (1969), Christopher Cazenove (1943), Jamie Bell (1986), James Corden (1978), Ian McNeice (1950), and Nigel Terry (1945). After her are Stanley Holloway (1890), Herbert Marshall (1890), Amira Casar (1971), Simon McBurney (1957), Kelly Macdonald (1976), and Lesley Nicol (1953).

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