Brooke Shields

1965 - Today

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Brooke Christa Shields (born May 31, 1965) is an American actress and model. She was initially a child model and gained critical acclaim at age 12 for her leading role in Louis Malle's film Pretty Baby (1978). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Brooke Shields has received more than 14,465,665 page views. Her biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Brooke Shields is the 664th most popular actor (up from 698th in 2019), the 1,199th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,394th in 2019) and the 331st most popular American Actor.

Brooke Shields is most famous for being a supermodel in the 1970s and 1980s. She was just 12 years old when she became the youngest person to appear on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.

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  • 14M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 69.76

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 55

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.15

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.94

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Brooke Shields ranks 664 out of 10,030Before her are Jim Belushi, Benedict Cumberbatch, Pedro Armendáriz, Eric Roberts, Bette Midler, and Elsa Martinelli. After her are River Phoenix, Carl Reiner, Lita Grey, Cesar Romero, Alyson Hannigan, and Mads Mikkelsen.

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Among people born in 1965, Brooke Shields ranks 17Before her are Waris Dirie, Brandon Lee, Shah Rukh Khan, Petro Poroshenko, Laurent Blanc, and Sarah Jessica Parker. After her are Mads Mikkelsen, Dr. Dre, Scottie Pippen, Ben Stiller, Gong Li, and Slash.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Brooke Shields ranks 1,199 out of 15,968Before her are Etta James (1938), Joseph Murray (1919), Eric Roberts (1956), Sam Walton (1918), Bette Midler (1945), and Solomon R. Guggenheim (1861). After her are Joseph Kosuth (1945), Vernon L. Smith (1927), John Dickson Carr (1906), Fredric Brown (1906), E. O. Wilson (1929), and Andrew Dickson White (1832).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Brooke Shields ranks 331Before her are Shia LaBeouf (1986), Donna Reed (1921), Philip Seymour Hoffman (1967), Jim Belushi (1954), Eric Roberts (1956), and Bette Midler (1945). After her are River Phoenix (1970), Carl Reiner (1922), Lita Grey (1908), Cesar Romero (1907), Alyson Hannigan (1974), and Barry Nelson (1917).

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