Gillian Anderson

1968 - Today

Gillian Anderson

Gillian Leigh Anderson, (born August 9, 1968) is an American actress. Her credits include the roles of FBI Special Agent Dana Scully in the long-running series The X-Files, ill-fated socialite Lily Bart in Terence Davies' film The House of Mirth (2000), DSU Stella Gibson in the BBC crime drama television series The Fall, sex therapist Jean Milburn in the Netflix comedy-drama Sex Education, and British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in the fourth season of Netflix drama series The Crown. Among other honors, she has won a Primetime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award and two Screen Actors Guild Awards. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gillian Anderson has received more than 14,118,427 page views. Her biography is available in 71 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 717th most popular actor.

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  • 14M

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  • 58.06

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 71

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.16

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.07

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Gillian Anderson ranks 709 out of 8,832Before her are Danny Aiello, Richard Griffiths, Bette Midler, Josh Brolin, Marlène Jobert, and Val Kilmer. After her are Robin Wright, Anjelica Huston, Lucia Bosè, William Fichtner, Sara Montiel, and Bernard Hill.

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Among people born in 1968, Gillian Anderson ranks 18Before her are Didier Deschamps, Tito Vilanova, Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark, Timothy McVeigh, Davor Šuker, and Josh Brolin. After her are Marcel Desailly, Lucy Liu, Hashim Thaçi, Owen Wilson, Kylie Minogue, and Fernando Hierro.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Gillian Anderson ranks 1,413 out of 12,171Before her are Roger D. Kornberg (1947), Alan Kay (1940), Rick Rubin (1963), Arthur Ashe (1943), Joseph Kosuth (1945), and Ted Turner (1938). After her are Robert Curl (1933), Robin Wright (1966), Anjelica Huston (1951), Clyde Tombaugh (1906), William Fichtner (1956), and Edward T. Hall (1914).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Gillian Anderson ranks 350Before her are David Graf (1950), Brooke Shields (1965), Danny Aiello (1933), Bette Midler (1945), Josh Brolin (1968), and Val Kilmer (1959). After her are Robin Wright (1966), Anjelica Huston (1951), William Fichtner (1956), Shia LaBeouf (1986), Seymour Cassel (1935), and Agnes Moorehead (1900).