Diana Rigg

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Diana Rigg

Dame Enid Diana Elizabeth Rigg (20 July 1938 – 10 September 2020) was an English stage and screen actress. Some of her notable roles were as Emma Peel in the TV series The Avengers (1965–1968); Countess Teresa di Vicenzo, wife of James Bond, in On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969); and Olenna Tyrell in Game of Thrones (2013–2017). Rigg had a successful career and life in theatre, making her professional stage debut in 1957 in The Caucasian Chalk Circle, and joining the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1959, she made her Broadway debut in Abelard & Heloise in 1971. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Diana Rigg has received more than 5,122,984 page views. Her biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 396th most popular actor.

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  • 62.13

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  • 39

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.66

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.12

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Diana Rigg ranks 392 out of 8,832Before her are Luke Perry, Burgess Meredith, Kate Winslet, David Hasselhoff, Lola Montez, and Oona O'Neill. After her are Robert Wagner, Kris Jenner, Javier Bardem, Vincent Cassel, Lee Strasberg, and Don Johnson.

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Among people born in 1938, Diana Rigg ranks 44Before her are Jean Giraud, Jean Seberg, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Kurt Wüthrich, Raymond Carver, and Ben E. King. After her are Abulfaz Elchibey, Marina Vlady, Jiří Menzel, István Szabó, José Altafini, and Etta James.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Diana Rigg ranks 579 out of 5,347Before her are Raymond Cattell (1905), William Byrd (1543), Samuel Richardson (1689), James Dewar (1842), John Ray (1627), and David Cameron (1966). After her are Maud of Wales (1869), John Fowles (1926), Tony Buzan (1942), John Franklin (1786), Edgar Wallace (1875), and Ramsay MacDonald (1866).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Diana Rigg ranks 62Before her are Sean Bean (1959), Wentworth Miller (1972), Ralph Fiennes (1962), Catherine Zeta-Jones (1969), Kate Winslet (1975), and Oona O'Neill (1925). After her are Daniel Craig (1968), Christian Bale (1974), Joan Collins (1933), Peter Finch (1916), Jessica Tandy (1909), and Margaret Rutherford (1892).