Kathy Bates

1948 - Today

Kathy Bates

Kathleen Doyle Bates (born June 28, 1948) is an American actress and director. She is the recipient of numerous accolades, including an Academy Award, two Primetime Emmy Awards, and two Golden Globe Awards. Born in Memphis, Tennessee, she studied theatre at the Southern Methodist University before moving to New York City to pursue an acting career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kathy Bates has received more than 8,039,698 page views. Her biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 230th most popular actor.

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  • 8.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 65.79

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 70

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.67

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Kathy Bates ranks 229 out of 8,832Before her are Glenn Close, Stellan Skarsgård, Mickey Rourke, Liv Ullmann, Michael Clarke Duncan, and Ernest Borgnine. After her are Annie Girardot, Richard Widmark, Michelle Pfeiffer, Nancy Reagan, Jared Leto, and Mireille Darc.

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Among people born in 1948, Kathy Bates ranks 18Before her are Henning Mankell, Jan Palach, George R. R. Martin, Jean-Michel Jarre, Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and Antonín Panenka. After her are Sauli Niinistö, Frank Abagnale, Jeremy Irons, Andrzej Sapkowski, Luiz Felipe Scolari, and Klaus Meine.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kathy Bates ranks 454 out of 12,171Before her are Glenn Close (1947), Mickey Rourke (1952), Joe Frazier (1944), Michael Clarke Duncan (1957), Joseph Stiglitz (1943), and Ernest Borgnine (1917). After her are George Westinghouse (1846), Richard Widmark (1914), John Kerry (1943), Michelle Pfeiffer (1958), Robert A. Heinlein (1907), and Nancy Reagan (1921).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Kathy Bates ranks 115Before her are Jerry Lewis (1926), Paul Walker (1973), Glenn Close (1947), Mickey Rourke (1952), Michael Clarke Duncan (1957), and Ernest Borgnine (1917). After her are Richard Widmark (1914), Michelle Pfeiffer (1958), Nancy Reagan (1921), Jared Leto (1971), Natalie Wood (1938), and Michael Landon (1936).