Helen Mirren

1945 - Today

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Dame Helen Mirren (born Ilyena Lydia Vasilievna Mironov, 26 July 1945) is an English actor. With a career spanning 60 years, she is the recipient of numerous accolades and is the only performer to have achieved both the American and the British Triple Crowns of Acting. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Helen Mirren has received more than 22,778,554 page views. Her biography is available in 85 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 82 in 2019). Helen Mirren is the 92nd most popular actor (up from 104th in 2019), the 150th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 177th in 2019) and the 15th most popular British Actor.

Helen Mirren is most famous for her performance as Queen Elizabeth II in the 2006 film "The Queen." She is also known for her roles in films such as "The Long Good Friday," "Calendar Girls," and "The Madness of King George."

Memorability Metrics

  • 23M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 72.44

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 85

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.52

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Helen Mirren ranks 92 out of 13,578Before her are Judy Garland, Samuel L. Jackson, Jane Birkin, Tom Cruise, John Travolta, and Rowan Atkinson. After her are Clark Gable, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Jane Fonda, Sigourney Weaver, Leslie Nielsen, and Robert Redford.

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Among people born in 1945, Helen Mirren ranks 14Before her are Hans-Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein, Aung San Suu Kyi, Wim Wenders, Radovan Karadžić, Tom Selleck, and Eric Clapton. After her are Daniel Ortega, Jupp Heynckes, Priscilla Presley, Ehud Olmert, Pete Townshend, and Eddy Merckx.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Helen Mirren ranks 150 out of 8,785Before her are Eric Clapton (1945), Mary Boleyn (1499), Jane Birkin (1946), Æthelstan (895), Anna Wintour (1949), and Rowan Atkinson (1955). After her are Henry Purcell (1659), John Venn (1834), Tim Berners-Lee (1955), John, King of England (1166), James VI and I (1566), and Alfred Russel Wallace (1823).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Helen Mirren ranks 15Before her are Ian McKellen (1939), Maggie Smith (1934), Roger Moore (1927), Michael Caine (1933), Jane Birkin (1946), and Rowan Atkinson (1955). After her are Charlotte Rampling (1946), Peter O'Toole (1932), Jason Statham (1967), Judi Dench (1934), Ben Kingsley (1943), and Richard Madden (1986).

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