Ben Kingsley

1943 - Today

Ben Kingsley

Sir Ben Kingsley (born Krishna Pandit Bhanji; 31 December 1943) is an English actor. During his fifty-year career, he has garnered numerous awards and nominations, including a Grammy Award, two Golden Globe Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award, a BAFTA Award, and an Academy Award from four nominations. Kingsley is best known for his starring role as Mohandas Gandhi in the 1982 film Gandhi, for which he subsequently won the Academy Award for Best Actor at the 55th Academy Awards. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ben Kingsley has received more than 8,412,861 page views. His biography is available in 72 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 140th most popular actor.

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  • 8.4M

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  • 68.71

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 72

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.64

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.97

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Ben Kingsley ranks 139 out of 8,832Before him are Michael Gambon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Audie Murphy, Laurence Olivier, Eli Wallach, and Shirley MacLaine. After him are Klaus Kinski, Jim Carrey, Max von Sydow, Bibi Andersson, Pierce Brosnan, and Vanessa Redgrave.

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Among people born in 1943, Ben Kingsley ranks 13Before him are Catherine Deneuve, Bobby Fischer, Sharon Tate, Queen Silvia of Sweden, Vangelis, and Mick Jagger. After him are Elena Ferrante, Keith Richards, Roger Waters, Albano Carrisi, Khalifa Haftar, and Christopher Walken.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ben Kingsley ranks 232 out of 5,347Before him are Anna Wintour (1949), Francis Galton (1822), James George Frazer (1854), Bede (672), Andrew Carnegie (1835), and Owen Willans Richardson (1879). After him are William Henry Bragg (1862), Anne Brontë (1820), Richard Cromwell (1626), William Morris (1834), Henry I of England (1068), and John Constable (1776).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Ben Kingsley ranks 21Before him are Charlotte Rampling (1946), Judi Dench (1934), Rowan Atkinson (1955), Stan Laurel (1890), Jason Statham (1967), and Laurence Olivier (1907). After him are Vanessa Redgrave (1937), Helen Mirren (1945), Peter Ustinov (1921), John Hurt (1940), Jane Birkin (1946), and Benny Hill (1924).