Carol Channing

1921 - 2019

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Carol Elaine Channing (January 31, 1921 – January 15, 2019) was an American actress, singer, dancer, and comedienne, known for starring in Broadway and film musicals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carol Channing has received more than 3,269,835 page views. Her biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Carol Channing is the 3,458th most popular actor (down from 2,419th in 2019), the 5,477th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,043rd in 2019) and the 1,706th most popular American Actor.

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  • 3.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 59.97

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 38

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.65

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.49

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Carol Channing ranks 3,458 out of 10,030Before her are Robert Cummings, Robert Stephens, Maude Adams, Matthew Lillard, Shaken Aimanov, and Hayley Mills. After her are Ann Dowd, Tura Satana, Melissa Rauch, Victor Jory, Ben Barnes, and Coline Serreau.

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Among people born in 1921, Carol Channing ranks 250Before her are Piero Carini, Maria Gorokhovskaya, Paco Godia, Tore Sjöstrand, Juan José Arreola, and Pierre Bec. After her are Edvard Mirzoyan, Roberto Tucci, Carlo Parola, Joe Fagan, Betty Hutton, and Lis Hartel. Among people deceased in 2019, Carol Channing ranks 272Before her are Arif Malikov, Bernard Lietaer, Agustina Bessa-Luís, Judith Krantz, Don Bragg, and Günter Kunert. After her are Carolee Schneemann, Pedro Morales, Dimitar Dobrev, Elina Bystritskaya, Anémone, and Sushma Swaraj.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Carol Channing ranks 5,477 out of 15,968Before her are Robert Nisbet (1913), Eileen Collins (1956), Matthew Lillard (1970), Frank Beard (1949), John Wesley Powell (1834), and Luther Vandross (1951). After her are John Myung (1967), Irwin Allen (1916), Bill Vukovich (1918), Frankie Knuckles (1955), Rudy Van Gelder (1924), and Sally Yates (1960).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Carol Channing ranks 1,706Before her are Gates McFadden (1949), Elmo Lincoln (1889), Robert Picardo (1953), Robert Cummings (1910), Maude Adams (1872), and Matthew Lillard (1970). After her are Ann Dowd (1956), Melissa Rauch (1980), Catherine Bach (1954), John Finn (1952), Clint Walker (1927), and Shailene Woodley (1991).

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