Katharine Hepburn

1907 - 2003

Katharine Hepburn

Katharine Houghton Hepburn (May 12, 1907 – June 29, 2003) was an American actress and leading lady in Hollywood for more than 60 years. She appeared in a range of genres, from screwball comedy to literary drama, and she received a record four Academy Awards for Lead Acting Performances, plus eight further nominations. In 1999, Hepburn was named by the American Film Institute the greatest female star of Classic Hollywood Cinema. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Katharine Hepburn has received more than 10,994,882 page views. Her biography is available in 88 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 52nd most popular actor.

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  • 11M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 74.03

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 88

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.29

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Katharine Hepburn ranks 51 out of 8,832Before her are Michael Douglas, Christopher Lee, Grace Kelly, Harrison Ford, Steven Seagal, and Rutger Hauer. After her are Marcello Mastroianni, Anthony Quinn, Omar Sharif, Roger Moore, Nicolas Cage, and Will Smith.

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Among people born in 1907, Katharine Hepburn ranks 4Before her are Frida Kahlo, Astrid Lindgren, and Claus von Stauffenberg. After her are Oscar Niemeyer, John Wayne, Mircea Eliade, Edwin McMillan, Hergé, Laurence Olivier, Alberto Moravia, and François Duvalier. Among people deceased in 2003, Katharine Hepburn ranks 2Before her is Johnny Cash. After her are Leni Riefenstahl, Idi Amin, Charles Bronson, Alija Izetbegović, Gregory Peck, Heydar Aliyev, Barry White, Nina Simone, Edward Teller, and Robert K. Merton.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Katharine Hepburn ranks 110 out of 12,171Before her are Sitting Bull (1831), Grace Kelly (1929), Harrison Ford (1942), Steven Seagal (1952), Francis Ford Coppola (1939), and William Faulkner (1897). After her are Douglas MacArthur (1880), Barack Obama (1961), Dick Cheney (1941), Martin Scorsese (1942), Richard Feynman (1918), and Grace Hopper (1906).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Katharine Hepburn ranks 24Before her are Meryl Streep (1949), Dustin Hoffman (1937), Michael Douglas (1944), Grace Kelly (1929), Harrison Ford (1942), and Steven Seagal (1952). After her are Nicolas Cage (1964), Will Smith (1968), Charles Bronson (1921), Henry Fonda (1905), Paul Newman (1925), and Jane Fonda (1937).