Pierce Brosnan

1953 - Today

Pierce Brosnan

Pierce Brosnan (; born 16 May 1953) is an Irish-American actor, film producer, activist, and environmentalist. After leaving comprehensive school at age 16, Brosnan began training in commercial illustration, then went on to train at the Drama Centre in London for three years. Following a stage acting career he rose to popularity in the television series Remington Steele (1982–1987), which blended the genres of romantic comedy, drama, and detective procedural. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pierce Brosnan has received more than 15,253,494 page views. His biography is available in 81 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 145th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 15M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 68.49

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 81

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.49

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Pierce Brosnan ranks 144 out of 8,832Before him are Shirley MacLaine, Ben Kingsley, Klaus Kinski, Jim Carrey, Max von Sydow, and Bibi Andersson. After him are Vanessa Redgrave, Philippe Noiret, Helen Mirren, Burt Lancaster, Anita Ekberg, and Spencer Tracy.

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Among people born in 1953, Pierce Brosnan ranks 2Before him is Xi Jinping. After him are Zico, Moon Jae-in, Herta Müller, Richard Stallman, Brigitte Macron, Kim Basinger, Tony Blair, Norodom Sihamoni, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, and Isabelle Huppert.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Pierce Brosnan ranks 17 out of 366Before him are Sir George Stokes, 1st Baronet (1819), Peter O'Toole (1932), Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington (1769), Michael Gambon (1940), W. B. Yeats (1865), and Anne Bonny (1702). After him are William Rowan Hamilton (1805), Laurence Sterne (1713), Ernest Shackleton (1874), Richard Harris (1930), Columbanus (540), and Michael Collins (1890).

Among ACTORS In Ireland

Among actors born in Ireland, Pierce Brosnan ranks 3Before him are Peter O'Toole (1932) and Michael Gambon (1940). After him are Richard Harris (1930), Katie McGrath (1983), Lola Montez (1821), Maureen O'Hara (1920), Brendan Gleeson (1955), Gabriel Byrne (1950), Bernard Lee (1908), Cillian Murphy (1976), and Colin Farrell (1976).