Derek Jacobi

1938 - Today

Derek Jacobi

Sir Derek George Jacobi (; born 22 October 1938) is an English actor and stage director. A "forceful, commanding stage presence", Jacobi has enjoyed a successful stage career, appearing in such stage productions as Hamlet, Uncle Vanya, and Oedipus the King. He has twice been awarded a Laurence Olivier Award, first for his performance of the eponymous hero in Cyrano de Bergerac in 1983 and the second for his Malvolio in Twelfth Night in 2009. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Derek Jacobi has received more than 3,481,284 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 622nd most popular actor.

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  • 3.5M

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  • 59.01

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.90

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.01

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Derek Jacobi ranks 615 out of 8,832Before him are Ray Milland, Anne Baxter, André Antoine, Frank Langella, Cesar Romero, and Anne Hathaway. After him are Jane Wyman, Horst Buchholz, Katina Paxinou, Ben Gazzara, John Payne, and Tom Wilkinson.

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Among people born in 1938, Derek Jacobi ranks 70Before him are César Luis Menotti, Elliott Gould, Dean Reed, Eddie Cochran, Joyce Carol Oates, and Frank Langella. After him are Issey Miyake, Ayaz Mutallibov, Oliver Reed, Ian Stewart, Juliet Anderson, and Ted Turner.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Derek Jacobi ranks 835 out of 5,347Before him are Bernard Cornwell (1944), Ray Milland (1907), Malcolm III of Scotland (1031), Eleanor Marx (1855), Daniel Rutherford (1749), and Richard of Shrewsbury, Duke of York (1473). After him are William Booth (1829), J. B. S. Haldane (1892), James Anderson (1680), Judith of Flanders (844), Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (1982), and Kenny Dalglish (1951).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Derek Jacobi ranks 96Before him are Emma, Lady Hamilton (1765), David Prowse (1935), Leslie Howard (1893), Jim Broadbent (1949), Tom Hardy (1977), and Ray Milland (1907). After him are Tom Wilkinson (1948), Pat Hitchcock (1928), Peter Mayhew (1944), Dirk Bogarde (1921), Rex Harrison (1908), and David McCallum (1933).