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Jennifer Grey

1960 - Today

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Jennifer Grey (born March 26, 1960) is an American actress. She made her acting debut with the film Reckless (1984), and had her breakthrough with the teen comedy film Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986). She subsequently earned worldwide fame for starring as Frances "Baby" Houseman in the romantic drama film Dirty Dancing (1987), which earned her a Golden Globe Award nomination. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jennifer Grey has received more than 14,101,008 page views. Her biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Jennifer Grey is the 912th most popular actor (down from 619th in 2019), the 1,672nd most popular biography from United States (down from 1,131st in 2019) and the 453rd most popular American Actor.

Jennifer Grey is most famous for her role as the lead in the 1980s movie "Dirty Dancing."

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  • 14M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.67

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.84

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.55

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Jennifer Grey ranks 912 out of 9,996Before her are Cüneyt Arkın, Jennifer Lawrence, Rod Taylor, Sônia Braga, Lee Remick, and Matthew Perry. After her are Gary Busey, Kathleen Turner, Grace Zabriskie, Max Schreck, Stewart Granger, and David Graf.

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Among people born in 1960, Jennifer Grey ranks 47Before her are Hassan Nasrallah, Hiroyuki Sanada, Richard Ramirez, Reed Hastings, John F. Kennedy Jr., and Kim Wilde. After her are Anne Parillaud, Thomas Haden Church, Andreas Brehme, Hideaki Anno, Neil Gaiman, and Jean-Michel Basquiat.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jennifer Grey ranks 1,672 out of 18,182Before her are Frank Stella (1936), Lee Remick (1935), Ornette Coleman (1930), William C. Durant (1861), Temple Grandin (1947), and Matthew Perry (1969). After her are Sonny Bono (1935), Kenneth G. Wilson (1936), Gary Busey (1944), Lillian Asplund (1906), Kenneth Waltz (1924), and Kathleen Turner (1954).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Jennifer Grey ranks 453Before her are Veronica Lake (1922), Wes Studi (1947), Mildred Harris (1901), Jennifer Lawrence (1990), Lee Remick (1935), and Matthew Perry (1969). After her are Gary Busey (1944), Kathleen Turner (1954), Grace Zabriskie (1941), David Graf (1950), Randolph Scott (1898), and Chris Evans (1981).

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