Morgan Freeman

1937 - Today

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Morgan Freeman (born June 1, 1937) is an American actor, producer, and narrator. Throughout a career spanning five decades and multiple film genres, he has received numerous accolades, including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award as well as a nomination for a Tony Award. He has also been awarded the Kennedy Center Honor in 2008, an AFI Life Achievement Award in 2011, the Cecil B. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Morgan Freeman has received more than 31,020,278 page views. His biography is available in 106 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 102 in 2019). Morgan Freeman is the 33rd most popular actor (down from 24th in 2019), the 82nd most popular biography from United States (down from 66th in 2019) and the 13th most popular American Actor.

Morgan Freeman is most famous for his roles in the Shawshank Redemption, Driving Miss Daisy, and The Dark Knight.

Memorability Metrics

  • 31M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 76.67

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 106

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.69

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.81

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Morgan Freeman ranks 33 out of 13,578Before him are James Stewart, Romy Schneider, Patrick Swayze, Bud Spencer, Jim Carrey, and Yul Brynner. After him are Gina Lollobrigida, Terence Hill, Harrison Ford, Jean Reno, Vivien Leigh, and Catherine Deneuve.

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Among people born in 1937, Morgan Freeman ranks 5Before him are Saddam Hussein, Anthony Hopkins, Harald V of Norway, and Valentina Tereshkova. After him are Ridley Scott, Ahmed Yassin, Jack Nicholson, Dustin Hoffman, Bobby Charlton, Jane Fonda, and Queen Sonja of Norway.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Morgan Freeman ranks 82 out of 20,380Before him are Theodore Roosevelt (1858), Woody Allen (1935), Al Capone (1899), Abraham Maslow (1908), Robin Williams (1951), and Stephen King (1947). After him are Larry Ellison (1944), John D. Rockefeller (1839), Martin Luther King Jr. (1929), Caitlyn Jenner (1949), Charles Manson (1934), and Grace Hopper (1906).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Morgan Freeman ranks 13Before him are Clint Eastwood (1930), Bette Davis (1908), Marlon Brando (1924), Danny DeVito (1944), James Stewart (1908), and Patrick Swayze (1952). After him are Harrison Ford (1942), Nicolas Cage (1964), Vin Diesel (1967), Debbie Reynolds (1932), Jack Nicholson (1937), and James Dean (1931).

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