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Ellen DeGeneres

1958 - Today

Ellen DeGeneres

Ellen Lee DeGeneres ( də-JEN-ər-əs; born January 26, 1958) is an American comedian, television host, actress, writer, and producer. She starred in the sitcom Ellen from 1994 to 1998 and has hosted her syndicated TV talk show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, since 2003. Her stand-up career started in the early 1980s and included a 1986 appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ellen DeGeneres has received more than 21,819,985 page views. Her biography is available in 68 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 2nd most popular comedian.

Memorability Metrics

  • 22M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 60.43

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 68

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.15

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.77

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among COMEDIANS

Among comedians, Ellen DeGeneres ranks 6 out of 8Before her are Robin Williams, Eddie Murphy, Bill Cosby, Steve Martin, and George Carlin. After her are Bob Newhart, Bob Hope, Don Rickles, Joan Rivers, Andy Kaufman, and Richard Pryor.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1958, Ellen DeGeneres ranks 20Before her are Mehmet Ali Ağca, Ice-T, Bruce Dickinson, Alec Baldwin, Tim Robbins, and Jamie Lee Curtis. After her are Keith Haring, Anna Politkovskaya, Tzipi Livni, Jamal Khashoggi, Kevin Bacon, and Marie Fredriksson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ellen DeGeneres ranks 1,035 out of 12,171Before her are Joanne Woodward (1930), Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr. (1941), Lyonel Feininger (1871), Baruch Samuel Blumberg (1925), Robert Knepper (1959), and Winona Ryder (1971). After her are Bob Kahn (1938), Richard Thaler (1945), Eleanor H. Porter (1868), Steve Bannon (null), Keith Haring (1958), and Bob Kane (1915).

Among COMEDIANS In United States

Among comedians born in United States, Ellen DeGeneres ranks 6Before her are Robin Williams (1951), Eddie Murphy (1961), Bill Cosby (1937), Steve Martin (1945), and George Carlin (1937). After her are Bob Newhart (1929), Don Rickles (1926), Joan Rivers (1933), Andy Kaufman (1949), Richard Pryor (1940), and Harpo Marx (1888).