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Meryl Streep

1949 - Today

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Mary Louise "Meryl" Streep (born June 22, 1949) is an American actress. Often described as "the best actress of her generation", Streep is particularly known for her versatility and accent adaptability. She has received numerous accolades throughout her career spanning over five decades, including a record 21 Academy Award nominations, winning three, and a record 32 Golden Globe Award nominations, winning eight. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Meryl Streep has received more than 28,655,696 page views. Her biography is available in 108 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 104 in 2019). Meryl Streep is the 41st most popular actor (down from 36th in 2019), the 99th most popular biography from United States (down from 91st in 2019) and the 18th most popular American Actor.

Meryl Streep is an American actress who has been nominated for 20 Academy Awards, more than any other actor in history. She is best known for her roles in the films "The Deer Hunter" (1978), "Kramer vs. Kramer" (1979), "Sophie's Choice" (1982), "Out of Africa" (1985), "The Iron Lady" (2011), and "Florence Foster Jenkins" (2016).

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  • 29M

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  • 75.54

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  • 108

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.63

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Meryl Streep ranks 41 out of 9,996Before her are Harrison Ford, Yul Brynner, Claudia Cardinale, Roger Moore, Maggie Smith, and Chuck Norris. After her are Alan Rickman, Anthony Quinn, Michael Douglas, Debbie Reynolds, Ingrid Bergman, and Gina Lollobrigida.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1949, Meryl Streep ranks 2Before her is Pablo Escobar. After her are Haruki Murakami, Niki Lauda, António Guterres, Pedro Almodóvar, Mark Knopfler, Sigourney Weaver, Richard Gere, Arsène Wenger, Benjamin Netanyahu, and Anna Wintour.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Meryl Streep ranks 99 out of 18,182Before her are Henry David Thoreau (1817), Ted Bundy (1946), Stan Lee (1922), William James (1842), H. P. Lovecraft (1890), and Chuck Norris (1940). After her are Jim Morrison (1943), Richard Feynman (1918), Michael Douglas (1944), Edwin Hubble (1889), Debbie Reynolds (1932), and Milton Friedman (1912).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Meryl Streep ranks 18Before her are Patrick Swayze (1952), James Dean (1931), Jack Nicholson (1937), Charles Bronson (1921), Harrison Ford (1942), and Chuck Norris (1940). After her are Michael Douglas (1944), Debbie Reynolds (1932), Nicolas Cage (1964), Dustin Hoffman (1937), Katharine Hepburn (1907), and Brad Pitt (1963).

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