Kevin Spacey

1959 - Today

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Kevin Spacey Fowler (born July 26, 1959) is an American actor. Known for his work on stage and screen, he has received numerous accolades, including two Academy Awards, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Tony Award, and two Laurence Olivier Awards as well as nominations for 12 Emmy Awards. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kevin Spacey has received more than 34,032,035 page views. His biography is available in 84 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 76 in 2019). Kevin Spacey is the 247th most popular actor (up from 319th in 2019), the 476th most popular biography from United States (up from 581st in 2019) and the 120th most popular American Actor.

Kevin Spacey is most famous for his role as Frank Underwood in the Netflix series House of Cards.

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  • 34M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 67.18

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 84

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.21

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Kevin Spacey ranks 247 out of 13,578Before him are Bryan Cranston, Jayne Mansfield, Jodie Foster, Ian McShane, Raffaella Carrà, and Paul Walker. After him are Shirley Temple, Gal Gadot, John Malkovich, Sidney Poitier, Malcolm McDowell, and Mads Mikkelsen.

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Among people born in 1959, Kevin Spacey ranks 7Before him are Carlo Ancelotti, Jon Fosse, Jens Stoltenberg, Israel Kamakawiwoʻole, Luc Besson, and Morrissey. After him are Klaus Iohannis, Emma Thompson, Val Kilmer, Evo Morales, Alberto Fernández, and Luciano Spalletti.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kevin Spacey ranks 476 out of 20,380Before him are Gordon Allport (1897), Lou Reed (1942), Jodie Foster (1962), John Tyler (1790), Rutherford B. Hayes (1822), and Paul Walker (1973). After him are Shirley Temple (1928), Paul Ekman (1934), John Kerry (1943), Chuck Jones (1912), Jerome Bruner (1915), and Gwen Stefani (1969).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Kevin Spacey ranks 120Before him are Viggo Mortensen (1958), Danny Trejo (1944), Bryan Cranston (1956), Jayne Mansfield (1933), Jodie Foster (1962), and Paul Walker (1973). After him are Shirley Temple (1928), John Malkovich (1953), Sidney Poitier (1927), Nick Nolte (1941), Faye Dunaway (1941), and Reese Witherspoon (1976).

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