Charlie Chaplin

1889 - 1977

Charlie Chaplin

Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin (16 April 1889 – 25 December 1977) was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame in the era of silent film. He became a worldwide icon through his screen persona, "The Tramp", and is considered one of the most important figures in the history of the film industry. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charlie Chaplin has received more than 19,279,627 page views. His biography is available in 180 different languages on Wikipedia making him the most popular actor.

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  • 19M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 87.84

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 180

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 12.69

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Charlie Chaplin ranks 1 out of 8,832After him are Marilyn Monroe, Sylvester Stallone, Bruce Lee, Alain Delon, Audrey Hepburn, Cher, Clint Eastwood, Brigitte Bardot, Marlene Dietrich, Al Pacino, and Marlon Brando.

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Among people born in 1889, Charlie Chaplin ranks 2Before him is Adolf Hitler. After him are Martin Heidegger, Ludwig Wittgenstein, António de Oliveira Salazar, Jean Cocteau, Edwin Hubble, Jawaharlal Nehru, Ante Pavelić, Vaslav Nijinsky, Anna Akhmatova, and Arnold J. Toynbee. Among people deceased in 1977, Charlie Chaplin ranks 1After him are Elvis Presley, Maria Callas, Vladimir Nabokov, Wernher von Braun, Roberto Rossellini, Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk, René Goscinny, Ludwig Erhard, Anthony Eden, Jacques Prévert, and Alexey Stakhanov.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Charlie Chaplin ranks 7 out of 5,347Before him are Isaac Newton (1643), William Shakespeare (1564), Charles Darwin (1809), Elizabeth II (1926), Adam Smith (1723), and Elizabeth I of England (1533). After him are Francis Bacon (1561), Winston Churchill (1874), John Locke (1632), Stephen Hawking (1942), James Watt (1736), and Queen Victoria (1819).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Charlie Chaplin ranks 1After him are Sean Connery (1930), Anthony Hopkins (1937), Richard Burton (1925), Elizabeth Taylor (1932), Christopher Lee (1922), Roger Moore (1927), Ian McKellen (1939), Michael Caine (1933), Liam Neeson (1952), Maggie Smith (1934), and Cary Grant (1904).