Frank Langella

1938 - Today

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Frank A. Langella Jr. (; born January 1, 1938) is an American actor known for his roles on stage and screen. He eschewed the career of a traditional film star by making the stage the focal point of his career, appearing frequently on Broadway. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frank Langella has received more than 6,048,740 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Frank Langella is the 872nd most popular actor (down from 777th in 2019), the 1,553rd most popular biography from United States (down from 1,432nd in 2019) and the 418th most popular American Actor.

Frank Langella is most famous for his role as Richard Nixon in the play and movie Frost/Nixon.

Memorability Metrics

  • 6.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 59.74

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 42

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.06

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.77

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Frank Langellas by language

Over the past year Frank Langella has had the most page views in the with 912,620 views, followed by German (64,335), and Spanish (59,566). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Korean (170.73%), Volapük (130.08%), and Southern Azerbaijani (113.22%)


Among actors, Frank Langella ranks 872 out of 13,578Before him are Dominique Sanda, Lilli Palmer, Helen Hunt, Silvana Armenulić, Peter Lorre, and Marty Feldman. After him are Michael Dudikoff, Andy Lau, Sara Montiel, Chris Cooper, Holland Taylor, and Dolores del Río.

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Among people born in 1938, Frank Langella ranks 95Before him are Ricardo Lagos, Nabih Berri, Ryōji Noyori, Phil Knight, Giuliano Amato, and Juliet Anderson. After him are Eddie Cochran, Georg Baselitz, Fela Kuti, Josef Koudelka, Infante Carlos, Duke of Calabria, and Robert Smithson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Frank Langella ranks 1,553 out of 20,380Before him are Juliet Anderson (1938), Charles Ives (1874), Chesley Sullenberger (1951), Ed White (1930), Helen Hunt (1963), and Art Blakey (1919). After him are Thomas A. Steitz (1940), Danielle Steel (1947), Michael Dudikoff (1954), Jordan Belfort (1962), Eleanor H. Porter (1868), and Chris Cooper (1951).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Frank Langella ranks 418Before him are Theda Bara (1885), Robert Loggia (1930), Sam Elliott (1944), Richard Jenkins (1947), Jan-Michael Vincent (1944), and Helen Hunt (1963). After him are Michael Dudikoff (1954), Chris Cooper (1951), Holland Taylor (1943), Peter Dinklage (1969), Don Ameche (1908), and Mark Harmon (1951).

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