Bea Arthur

1922 - 2009

Bea Arthur

Beatrice Arthur (born Bernice Frankel; May 13, 1922 – April 25, 2009) was an American actress and comedian. Arthur began her career on stage in 1947 and made her Broadway debut in The Threepenny Opera in 1954. She won the 1966 Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for playing Vera Charles in Mame. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bea Arthur has received more than 7,624,900 page views. Her biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 2,203rd most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 7.6M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.56

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.48

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Bea Arthur ranks 2,187 out of 8,832Before her are Marc Lawrence, Gael García Bernal, Vernon Wells, Ellen Page, J. T. Walsh, and Leonid Kuravlyov. After her are James Rebhorn, Erik Estrada, Bonnie Hunt, Terry-Thomas, Lawrence Tierney, and Bruce Davison.

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Among people born in 1922, Bea Arthur ranks 198Before her are Adil Çarçani, Mariya Dolina, George Knobel, Stephen Kim Sou-hwan, Carlo Lizzani, and Hal Clement. After her are Micheline Ostermeyer, Tom Finney, Eusebio Tejera, George McGovern, Chairil Anwar, and Bob Martin. Among people deceased in 2009, Bea Arthur ranks 135Before her are Yegor Gaidar, Friaça, Klavdiya Boyarskikh, Alda Merini, Kjell Eugenio Laugerud García, and Stephen Kim Sou-hwan. After her are Mike Bongiorno, Peter Shirayanagi, Yoshito Usui, Ekaterina Maximova, Jim Carroll, and Adolf Merckle.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bea Arthur ranks 3,656 out of 12,171Before her are Juliette Lewis (1973), Gene Autry (1907), Marc Lawrence (1910), Hal Clement (1922), Pat Buchanan (1938), and J. T. Walsh (1943). After her are James Rebhorn (1948), Erik Estrada (1949), Bonnie Hunt (1961), Jonathan Franzen (1959), Lawrence Tierney (1919), and Earl Boen (1945).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Bea Arthur ranks 1,058Before her are Nancy Marchand (1928), June Allyson (1917), Robert David Hall (1947), Juliette Lewis (1973), Marc Lawrence (1910), and J. T. Walsh (1943). After her are James Rebhorn (1948), Erik Estrada (1949), Bonnie Hunt (1961), Lawrence Tierney (1919), Earl Boen (1945), and Tom Atkins (1935).