Julia Child

1912 - 2004

Julia Child

Julia Carolyn Child (née McWilliams; August 15, 1912 – August 13, 2004) was an American cooking teacher, author, and television personality. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Julia Child has received more than 5,592,095 page views. Her biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia making her the most popular chef.

Memorability Metrics

  • 5.6M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.67

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 49

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.57

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.61

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among chefs, Julia Child ranks 1 out of 4After her are Joël Robuchon, Gordon Ramsay, Jamie Oliver, and Ferran Adrià.

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Among people born in 1912, Julia Child ranks 64Before her are Salvador Luria, Pat Nixon, Abbé Pierre, Pedro Armendáriz, Ghazi of Iraq, and Prince Bertil, Duke of Halland. After her are Arne Næss, Lawrence Durrell, Hermann Graf, Woody Guthrie, Otto Ernst Remer, and José Ferrer. Among people deceased in 2004, Julia Child ranks 51Before her are Akhmad Kadyrov, Nicolai Ghiaurov, Fanny Blankers-Koen, Saizo Saito, Elmer Bernstein, and Theo van Gogh. After her are Marika Rökk, Raymond Goethals, Otto Kumm, Russ Meyer, José López Portillo y Pacheco, and Richard Avedon.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Julia Child ranks 1,482 out of 12,171Before her are Billy Drago (1945), Rudy Giuliani (1944), Adrien Brody (1973), Charles Duke (1935), R. L. Stine (1943), and Ira Levin (1929). After her are Carroll Baker (1931), Thomas Midgley Jr. (1889), Mildred Harris (1901), Jeffrey Dahmer (1960), Lee Iacocca (1924), and Jeffery Deaver (1950).

Among CHEFS In United States

Among chefs born in United States, Julia Child ranks 1