Cary Grant

1904 - 1986

Cary Grant

Cary Grant (born Archibald Alec Leach; January 18, 1904 – November 29, 1986) was an English-born American actor, who was one of classic Hollywood's definitive leading men. He is known for his transatlantic accent, debonair demeanor, light-hearted approach to acting, and sense of comic timing. Grant was born in Horfield, Bristol, England. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cary Grant has received more than 11,550,285 page views. His biography is available in 73 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 82nd most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 12M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 71.65

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 73

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.12

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Cary Grant ranks 81 out of 8,832Before him are Brad Pitt, Jon Voight, Humphrey Bogart, Steve McQueen, Maggie Smith, and Gérard Depardieu. After him are Leslie Nielsen, John Travolta, Gregory Peck, Johnny Depp, Gloria Stuart, and Richard Gere.

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Among people born in 1904, Cary Grant ranks 6Before him are Salvador Dalí, Deng Xiaoping, Reinhard Heydrich, Pablo Neruda, and Dr. Seuss. After him are B. F. Skinner, Jean Gabin, Umberto II of Italy, J. Robert Oppenheimer, Alexei Nikolaevich, Tsarevich of Russia, and Johnny Weissmuller. Among people deceased in 1986, Cary Grant ranks 8Before him are Wallis Simpson, Jorge Luis Borges, Vyacheslav Molotov, Olof Palme, Andrei Tarkovsky, and Chiune Sugihara. After him are Tenzing Norgay, Jiddu Krishnamurti, Mircea Eliade, Joseph Beuys, Jean Genet, and Henry Moore.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Cary Grant ranks 145 out of 5,347Before him are James Chadwick (1891), Duns Scotus (1265), Eric Clapton (1945), William Golding (1911), Jane Seymour (1508), and Maggie Smith (1934). After him are Humphry Davy (1778), George Best (1946), Edward VII (1841), Henry VI of England (1421), Olav V of Norway (1903), and C. S. Lewis (1898).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Cary Grant ranks 12Before him are Christopher Lee (1922), Roger Moore (1927), Ian McKellen (1939), Michael Caine (1933), Liam Neeson (1952), and Maggie Smith (1934). After him are Julie Andrews (1935), Alan Rickman (1946), Charlotte Rampling (1946), Judi Dench (1934), Rowan Atkinson (1955), and Stan Laurel (1890).