Geena Davis

1956 - Today

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Virginia Elizabeth "Geena" Davis (born January 21, 1956) is an American actor, activist, fashion model, and producer. She is the recipient of various accolades, including an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award. After studying drama at Boston University, Davis made her acting debut in the film Tootsie (1982) and eventually starred in the thriller The Fly (1986), one of her first box office hits. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Geena Davis has received more than 14,662,171 page views. Her biography is available in 66 different languages on Wikipedia. Geena Davis is the 521st most popular actor (up from 665th in 2019), the 963rd most popular biography from United States (up from 1,244th in 2019) and the 257th most popular American Actor.

Geena Davis is most famous for her roles in Beetlejuice, Thelma and Louise, and A League of Their Own.

Memorability Metrics

  • 15M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 62.90

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 66

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.87

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.23

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Geena Davis by language

Over the past year Geena Davis has had the most page views in the with 1,786,646 views, followed by Spanish (171,268), and German (136,645). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Egyptian Arabic (219.61%), Ido (126.57%), and Min Nan (122.03%)


Among actors, Geena Davis ranks 521 out of 13,578Before her are Franco Columbu, Jonathan Banks, Jane Wyman, Natalie Portman, Edward G. Robinson, and Melanie Griffith. After her are Michel Galabru, Barbara Stanwyck, Claudia Mori, Desmond Llewelyn, Sean Bean, and Mickey Rooney.

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Among people born in 1956, Geena Davis ranks 27Before her are Dalia Grybauskaitė, Judith Butler, Jost Gippert, Linda Hamilton, Giuseppe Tornatore, and Leslie Cheung. After her are Ingemar Stenmark, Martina Navratilova, Ali Asadov, David Caruso, Gina Haspel, and William Fichtner.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Geena Davis ranks 963 out of 20,380Before her are Myrtle Corbin (1868), John Fante (1909), Ambrose Bierce (1842), Steve Reich (1936), Melanie Griffith (1957), and Arthur Kornberg (1918). After her are Barbara Stanwyck (1907), Mickey Rooney (1920), Angelo Badalamenti (1937), Roger Wolcott Sperry (1913), Dashiell Hammett (1894), and John Cassavetes (1929).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Geena Davis ranks 257Before her are Harry Dean Stanton (1926), James Earl Jones (1931), Billy Bob Thornton (1955), Jonathan Banks (1947), Jane Wyman (1917), and Melanie Griffith (1957). After her are Barbara Stanwyck (1907), Mickey Rooney (1920), John Cassavetes (1929), Bette Midler (1945), Mildred Harris (1901), and Tom Waits (1949).

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