Basil Rathbone

1892 - 1967

Basil Rathbone

Philip St. John Basil Rathbone MC (13 June 1892 – 21 July 1967) was an English actor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Basil Rathbone has received more than 1,761,500 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,253rd most popular actor.

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  • 1.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.06

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.85

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.22

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Basil Rathbone ranks 1,242 out of 8,832Before him are Marisa Berenson, Stacy Keach, John Cusack, Alicia Rhett, John Candy, and Gottfried John. After him are Yaphet Kotto, Steve Guttenberg, Eddie Fisher, Aleksandër Moisiu, Piper Laurie, and Barbara Hershey.

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Among people born in 1892, Basil Rathbone ranks 100Before him are John Alcock, James M. Cain, Konstantin Paustovsky, Charles Vanel, Reinhold Niebuhr, and Hermann Breith. After him are Ivan Šubašić, Herman Potočnik, Rebecca West, Takeo Takagi, Radola Gajda, and Richard Aldington. Among people deceased in 1967, Basil Rathbone ranks 84Before him are Hugo Gernsback, Langston Hughes, Josef Frank, Walter Weiß, Shukri al-Quwatli, and George Kelly. After him are Pierre Jeanneret, Martine Carol, Zbigniew Cybulski, Franz Waxman, H. H. Kung, and João Guimarães Rosa.

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In South Africa

Among people born in South Africa, Basil Rathbone ranks 35 out of 220Before him are D. F. Malan (1874), Abba Eban (1915), Michael Levitt (1947), Cetshwayo kaMpande (1826), Andries Pretorius (1798), and John Vorster (1915). After him are Kgalema Motlanthe (1949), Louis Botha (1862), Kevin Carter (1960), Arnold Vosloo (1962), Marthinus Wessel Pretorius (1819), and Piet Joubert (1834).

Among ACTORS In South Africa

Among actors born in South Africa, Basil Rathbone ranks 2Before him are Charlize Theron (1975). After him are Arnold Vosloo (1962), Glynis Johns (1923), Cyril Cusack (1910), Alice Krige (1954), Sharlto Copley (1973), Cariba Heine (1988), Angelique Rockas (1950), Troye Sivan (1995), Sasha Pieterse (1996), and Tammin Sursok (1983).