Mahershala Ali

1974 - Today

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Mahershala Ali (; born Mahershalalhashbaz Gilmore, February 16, 1974) is an American actor and rapper. In a career spanning two decades, he has received multiple accolades, including two Academy Awards, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe Award and a Primetime Emmy Award. Time magazine named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2019. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mahershala Ali has received more than 15,624,327 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Mahershala Ali is the 1,455th most popular actor (down from 862nd in 2019), the 2,591st most popular biography from United States (down from 1,670th in 2019) and the 714th most popular American Actor.

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  • 65.31

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 52

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  • 5.54

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.22

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Mahershala Ali ranks 1,455 out of 10,030Before him are Steven Bauer, Jean Arthur, Tom Courtenay, Marisa Mell, John Hillerman, and Rupert Grint. After him are Marg Helgenberger, Lorne Greene, Allan Edwall, Wendy Hiller, Eileen Essell, and Graham Greene.

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Among people born in 1974, Mahershala Ali ranks 23Before him are Eva Mendes, Hilary Swank, Camilla Läckberg, Laura Pausini, Zé Roberto, and Paul Scholes. After him are Itziar Ituño, Ole Einar Bjørndalen, Sharon den Adel, Elizabeth Banks, Sébastien Loeb, and Josh Radnor.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mahershala Ali ranks 2,591 out of 15,968Before him are John Hillerman (1932), Lionel Hampton (1908), William Moulton Marston (1893), Robert Grant Aitken (1864), Daniel Boone (1734), and John Sculley (1939). After him are Gordon Cooper (1927), Marg Helgenberger (1958), Clark Ashton Smith (1893), Lincoln Ellsworth (1880), James Mark Baldwin (1861), and Geoffrey Lewis (1935).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Mahershala Ali ranks 714Before him are Claude Akins (1926), Chris Pine (1980), Macaulay Culkin (1980), Téa Leoni (1966), Jean Arthur (1900), and John Hillerman (1932). After him are Marg Helgenberger (1958), Geoffrey Lewis (1935), Peter Boyle (1935), Billy Drago (1945), Walter Koenig (1936), and John Glover (1944).

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