Burt Lancaster

1913 - 1994

Burt Lancaster

Burton Stephen Lancaster (November 2, 1913 – October 20, 1994) was an American actor and producer. Initially known for playing "tough guys" with a tender streak, he went on to achieve success with more complex and challenging roles over a 45-year career in film and, later, television. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Burt Lancaster has received more than 4,662,720 page views. His biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 149th most popular actor.

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  • 4.7M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 68.38

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 65

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.16

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.83

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Burt Lancaster ranks 148 out of 8,832Before him are Max von Sydow, Bibi Andersson, Pierce Brosnan, Vanessa Redgrave, Philippe Noiret, and Helen Mirren. After him are Anita Ekberg, Spencer Tracy, Keanu Reeves, Peter Ustinov, Anna Magnani, and Susan Sarandon.

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Among people born in 1913, Burt Lancaster ranks 14Before him are Menachem Begin, Robert Capa, Jean Marais, Paul Ricœur, Ramón Mercader, and Gustáv Husák. After him are Claude Simon, Klaus Barbie, Benjamin Britten, Lon Nol, Makarios III, and Infante Juan, Count of Barcelona. Among people deceased in 1994, Burt Lancaster ranks 14Before him are Elias Canetti, Erik Erikson, Eugène Ionesco, Ayrton Senna, Andrei Chikatilo, and Antônio Carlos Jobim. After him are Kurt Cobain, Melina Mercouri, Giulietta Masina, Léon Degrelle, Paul Feyerabend, and Jan Tinbergen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Burt Lancaster ranks 285 out of 12,171Before him are Bruce Springsteen (1949), Norbert Wiener (1894), Ed Gein (1906), Ray Kroc (1902), Napoleon Hill (1883), and Eleanor Roosevelt (1884). After him are Claude Shannon (1916), Spencer Tracy (1900), Marvin Gaye (1939), Paul Samuelson (1915), Robert Woodrow Wilson (1936), and Arthur Compton (1892).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Burt Lancaster ranks 73Before him are Oliver Hardy (1892), Viggo Mortensen (1958), Gwyneth Paltrow (1972), Audie Murphy (1925), Eli Wallach (1915), and Shirley MacLaine (1934). After him are Spencer Tracy (1900), Susan Sarandon (1946), Cameron Diaz (1972), Ben Affleck (1972), Leonardo DiCaprio (1974), and Dennis Hopper (1936).