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Yaragudipadi Venkata Mahalakshmi (born 13 December 1952), known professionally as Lakshmi, is an Indian actress known for her works primarily in the South Indian film industry (distributing her acting career across all four languages almost equally). She has also acted in some Hindi films. Her debut as a full fledged actress happened with the Tamil film Jeevanaamsam in 1968. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lakshmi has received more than 6,941,150 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Lakshmi is the 8,657th most popular actor (up from 9,260th in 2019), the 976th most popular biography from India (down from 930th in 2019) and the 167th most popular Indian Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 6.9M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 40.03

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.35

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Lakshmis by language

Over the past year Lakshmi has had the most page views in the with 1,379,475 views, followed by Tamil (14,054), and Telugu (6,302). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Indonesian (423.24%), Eastern Punjabi (371.29%), and Telugu (70.60%)


Among actors, Lakshmi ranks 8,657 out of 13,578Before her are Filip Šovagović, Benjamin Walker, Dickie Moore, Danna Paola, Rodger Bumpass, and Ed McMahon. After her are Kira Reed, Ana Ortiz, George Blagden, P. J. Byrne, Ben Vereen, and Tim McCoy.

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Among people born in 1952, Lakshmi ranks 681Before her are Milena Duchková, Sharda Sinha, Margit Schumann, Oliver Knussen, Walter Mantegazza, and Joe Borg. After her are Ernesto Díaz, Linda M. Godwin, Mario Medina, Bill Pope, Parveen Shakir, and John Rutsey.

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In India

Among people born in India, Lakshmi ranks 976 out of 1,861Before her are Ali Sardar Jafri (1913), Hrishikesh Mukherjee (1922), Margaret Alva (1942), Malaika Arora (1973), B. R. Chopra (1914), and K. Balachander (1930). After her are Nita Ambani (1963), Priyanka Gandhi (1972), Vikas Swarup (1961), Aruna Roy (1946), KK (1968), and Raveena Tandon (1974).

Among ACTORS In India

Among actors born in India, Lakshmi ranks 167Before her are Bipasha Basu (1979), Ameesha Patel (1975), Shashikala (1932), Akshaye Khanna (1975), Arbaaz Khan (1967), and Malaika Arora (1973). After her are Raveena Tandon (1974), Ranbir Kapoor (1982), Madhur Jaffrey (1933), Jaya Prada (1962), Johnny Walker (1926), and Juliet Prowse (1936).

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