Bette Midler

1945 - Today

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Bette Midler (; born December 1, 1945) is an American actress, comedian, singer, and author. Throughout her career, which spans over five decades, Midler has received numerous accolades, including four Golden Globe Awards, three Grammy Awards, three Primetime Emmy Awards, two Tony Awards and a Kennedy Center Honor, in addition to nominations for two Academy Awards and a British Academy Film Award. Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, Midler began her professional career in several off-off-Broadway plays, prior to her engagements in Fiddler on the Roof and Salvation on Broadway in the late 1960s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bette Midler has received more than 8,880,348 page views. Her biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Bette Midler is the 662nd most popular actor (up from 703rd in 2019), the 1,197th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,400th in 2019) and the 330th most popular American Actor.

Bette Midler is most famous for her singing and performances.

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  • 69.77

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  • 51

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  • 3.58

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  • 5.05

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Among actors, Bette Midler ranks 662 out of 10,030Before her are Philip Seymour Hoffman, Marlène Jobert, Jim Belushi, Benedict Cumberbatch, Pedro Armendáriz, and Eric Roberts. After her are Elsa Martinelli, Brooke Shields, River Phoenix, Carl Reiner, Lita Grey, and Cesar Romero.

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Among people born in 1945, Bette Midler ranks 57Before her are Abdelmadjid Tebboune, Bryan Ferry, Pete Townshend, Adly Mansour, Daniel Cohn-Bendit, and Linda Hunt. After her are Joseph Kosuth, Carmen Maura, Anselm Kiefer, Debbie Harry, Marsha P. Johnson, and Laurent Gbagbo.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bette Midler ranks 1,197 out of 15,968Before her are Jerome Karle (1918), John Hasbrouck Van Vleck (1899), Etta James (1938), Joseph Murray (1919), Eric Roberts (1956), and Sam Walton (1918). After her are Solomon R. Guggenheim (1861), Brooke Shields (1965), Joseph Kosuth (1945), Vernon L. Smith (1927), John Dickson Carr (1906), and Fredric Brown (1906).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Bette Midler ranks 330Before her are Sarah Jessica Parker (1965), Shia LaBeouf (1986), Donna Reed (1921), Philip Seymour Hoffman (1967), Jim Belushi (1954), and Eric Roberts (1956). After her are Brooke Shields (1965), River Phoenix (1970), Carl Reiner (1922), Lita Grey (1908), Cesar Romero (1907), and Alyson Hannigan (1974).

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