Raquel Welch

1940 - Today

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Raquel Welch (born Jo Raquel Tejada; September 5, 1940) is an American actress. She first won attention for her role in Fantastic Voyage (1966), after which she won a contract with 20th Century Fox. They lent her contract to the British studio Hammer Film Productions, for whom she made One Million Years B.C. (1966). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Raquel Welch has received more than 9,696,022 page views. Her biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Raquel Welch is the 409th most popular actor (up from 442nd in 2019), the 786th most popular biography from United States (up from 913th in 2019) and the 214th most popular American Actor.

Raquel Welch is most famous for her role in the 1966 film One Million Years BC.

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  • 9.7M

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  • 72.03

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 47

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.73

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Raquel Welch ranks 409 out of 10,030Before her are Alec Baldwin, Diana Rigg, Charlie Sheen, Robert Vaughn, Giancarlo Giannini, and Matthew McConaughey. After her are Curd Jürgens, Tobin Bell, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Marina Vlady, Penélope Cruz, and Robert Wagner.

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Among people born in 1940, Raquel Welch ranks 53Before her are Cliff Richard, Dennis Tito, H. R. Giger, Eduardo Galeano, Tarō Asō, and James Cromwell. After her are Denis Law, Herbie Hancock, Raul Julia, Shahnaz Pahlavi, Abdurrahman Wahid, and John Gotti.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Raquel Welch ranks 786 out of 15,968Before her are Neal Cassady (1926), Charlie Sheen (1965), Robert Vaughn (1932), John Reed (1887), Steven Weinberg (1933), and Matthew McConaughey (1969). After her are Steve Reich (1936), John Fante (1909), Rodney King (1965), Tobin Bell (1942), Bob Beamon (1946), and Edward C. Tolman (1886).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Raquel Welch ranks 214Before her are Courteney Cox (1964), June Carter Cash (1929), Alec Baldwin (1958), Charlie Sheen (1965), Robert Vaughn (1932), and Matthew McConaughey (1969). After her are Tobin Bell (1942), Robert Wagner (1930), Gena Rowlands (1930), James Earl Jones (1931), Lee Marvin (1924), and Jack Palance (1919).

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