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Morgan Freeman

1937 - Today

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Morgan Freeman (born June 1, 1937) is an American actor, filmmaker, and narrator known for his distinctive, deep voice. 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 30,019,685 page views. His biography is available in 102 different languages on Wikipedia. Morgan Freeman is the 24th most popular actor (down from 15th in 2019), the 66th most popular biography from United States (down from 49th in 2019) and the 10th most popular American Actor.

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

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  • 30M

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  • 77.89

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 102

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.25

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.01

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Morgan Freeman ranks 24 out of 9,996Before him are Clint Eastwood, Amitabh Bachchan, Richard Burton, Louis de Funès, James Stewart, and Jackie Chan. After him are Bud Spencer, Danny DeVito, Patrick Swayze, James Dean, Terence Hill, and Romy Schneider.

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Among people born in 1937, Morgan Freeman ranks 3Before him are Saddam Hussein and Anthony Hopkins. After him are Harald V of Norway, Valentina Tereshkova, Jack Nicholson, Ridley Scott, Dustin Hoffman, Jane Fonda, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Renzo Piano, and Bobby Charlton.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Morgan Freeman ranks 66 out of 18,182Before him are George H. W. Bush (1924), Robert Frost (1874), Donald Trump (1946), Toni Morrison (1931), Charles Lindbergh (1902), and Al Gore (1948). After him are Helen Keller (1880), Stephen King (1947), John D. Rockefeller (1839), Danny DeVito (1944), Noam Chomsky (1928), and Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Morgan Freeman ranks 10Before him are Bruce Lee (1940), Al Pacino (1940), Robert De Niro (1943), Marlon Brando (1924), Clint Eastwood (1930), and James Stewart (1908). After him are Danny DeVito (1944), Patrick Swayze (1952), James Dean (1931), Jack Nicholson (1937), Charles Bronson (1921), and Harrison Ford (1942).

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