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Run Run Shaw

1907 - 2014

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Sir Run Run Shaw (19 November 1907 – 7 January 2014), also known as Shao Yifu and Siu Yat-fu, was a Hong Kong entertainment mogul and philanthropist. He was one of the most influential figures in the Asian entertainment industry. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Run Run Shaw has received more than 583,251 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia. Run Run Shaw is the 1,031st most popular actor (down from 952nd in 2019), the 413th most popular biography from China (down from 396th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Chinese Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 580k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.90

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.29

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.73

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Run Run Shaw ranks 1,031 out of 9,996Before him are Theda Bara, Edward James Olmos, Paul Scofield, Rachel McAdams, Claude Gensac, and Vic Morrow. After him are Andy Lau, Michael Biehn, Roddy McDowall, Michael Fassbender, Jonathan Hyde, and Helen Hayes.

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Among people born in 1907, Run Run Shaw ranks 79Before him are Charles Eames, Nicolaus von Below, Ko Takamoro, Cab Calloway, Junji Nishikawa, and U Nu. After him are John Mauchly, Herbert Kappler, Pierre Mendès France, Franz Jägerstätter, Trường Chinh, and Duarte Nuno, Duke of Braganza. Among people deceased in 2014, Run Run Shaw ranks 70Before him are Chespirito, Luise Rainer, Siegfried Lenz, Fred Phelps, Gabriel Axel, and Ahmad Tejan Kabbah. After him are Karl Albrecht, Larry Scott, Richard Møller Nielsen, Malcolm Glazer, Joan Rivers, and Tito Vilanova.

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In China

Among people born in China, Run Run Shaw ranks 413 out of 1,392Before him are Zhuge Jin (174), Daniel C. Tsui (1939), Mi Fu (1051), J. G. Ballard (1930), Gengshi Emperor (null), and Marpa Lotsawa (1012). After him are Qian Xuesen (1911), Ba Jin (1904), Zhang Lu (101), Zhang Zhongjing (150), Wang Qishan (1948), and Emperor Houshao of Han (null).

Among ACTORS In China

Among actors born in China, Run Run Shaw ranks 8Before him are Jet Li (1963), Bolo Yeung (1946), Donnie Yen (1963), Gong Li (1965), Yoshiko Yamaguchi (1920), and Yuen Siu-tien (1912). After him are Shih Kien (1913), Hou Hsiao-hsien (1947), Zhou Xuan (1920), Joan Chen (1961), Ruan Lingyu (1910), and Zhang Ziyi (1979).

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