Brenda Fricker

1945 - Today

Brenda Fricker

Brenda Fricker (born 17 February 1945) is an Irish retired actress, whose career spanned six decades on stage and screen. She has appeared in more than 30 films and television roles. In 1990, she became the first Irish actress to win an Academy Award, earning the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in My Left Foot (1989). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Brenda Fricker has received more than 1,129,678 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 2,371st most popular actor.

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  • 48.89

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  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.15

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.22

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Brenda Fricker ranks 2,355 out of 8,832Before her are Tony Musante, Inna Churikova, Pierre Blanchar, Michael Berryman, Regina Duarte, and Queen Latifah. After her are Jon Polito, Pierre Étaix, Suzy Delair, Elizabeth Banks, John Marley, and John Houseman.

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Among people born in 1945, Brenda Fricker ranks 218Before her are Leonid Popov, Herman van Veen, Dimitar Penev, Carrie Snodgress, Roger Donaldson, and Werner Schroeter. After her are Edwin Catmull, Leonard Adleman, Pat Riley, Shulamith Firestone, John Rutter, and Noel Redding.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Brenda Fricker ranks 133 out of 366Before her are Michael William Balfe (1808), Sally Oldfield (1947), Turlough O'Carolan (1670), Eddie Jordan (1948), Herbert Brenon (1880), and Patrick Hillery (1923). After her are Veronica Guerin (1958), Richard Wellesley, 1st Marquess Wellesley (1760), Seán O'Casey (1880), Robert Mallet (1810), Edward Sabine (1788), and Peter Brown (1935).

Among ACTORS In Ireland

Among actors born in Ireland, Brenda Fricker ranks 21Before her are Edward Mulhare (1923), Aidan Gillen (1968), Liam Cunningham (1961), Fionnula Flanagan (1941), Jonathan Rhys Meyers (1977), and Dan O'Herlihy (1919). After her are Colm Meaney (1953), Dorothea Jordan (1761), Barry Fitzgerald (1888), Richard Todd (1919), Fiona Shaw (1958), and Jason O'Mara (1972).