Saira Banu

1944 - Today

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Saira Banu (born 23 August 1944) is an Indian actress who mainly worked in Hindi films. Regarded as one of Indian cinema's finest actresses, she was among the most popular actresses of the 1960s and early 1970s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Saira Banu has received more than 5,523,421 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Saira Banu is the 6,369th most popular actor (up from 6,740th in 2019), the 774th most popular biography from India (down from 727th in 2019) and the 115th most popular Indian Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 5.5M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 44.46

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.41

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.50

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Saira Banus by language

Over the past year Saira Banu has had the most page views in the with 553,321 views, followed by Hindi (16,957), and Persian (5,282). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Bulgarian (1,896.77%), Maithili (69.92%), and Tamil (48.81%)


Among actors, Saira Banu ranks 6,369 out of 13,578Before her are Russell Wong, Gina McKee, Pauline Chan Bo-Lin, Sterling Holloway, Elizabeth Gutiérrez, and Yelena Safonova. After her are Gil Bellows, Guy Siner, Yang Mi, Kim Delaney, Elisabetta Canalis, and Jacques Gamblin.

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Among people born in 1944, Saira Banu ranks 606Before her are Judee Sill, Benjamin Kogo, Albin Planinc, James Arthur, Lynn Harrell, and Regine Heitzer. After her are James H. Clark, Gennady Yevryuzhikhin, Guity Novin, John Sebastian, Gunnar Asmussen, and Patricia Quinn.

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In India

Among people born in India, Saira Banu ranks 774 out of 1,861Before her are Shakti Kapoor (1952), Adoor Gopalakrishnan (1941), Mammootty (1951), Godfrey Brown (1915), Ajay Banga (1959), and Maneka Gandhi (1956). After her are K. Chandrashekar Rao (1954), Hemanta Mukherjee (1920), Shriram Lagoo (1927), Wahiduddin Khan (1925), Kashibai (1703), and Yashwant Sinha (1937).

Among ACTORS In India

Among actors born in India, Saira Banu ranks 115Before her are N. T. Rama Rao Jr. (1983), Kirron Kher (1955), Nanda (1939), Mehmood (1932), Shakti Kapoor (1952), and Mammootty (1951). After her are Shriram Lagoo (1927), Raj Babbar (1952), Mira Nair (1957), Persis Khambatta (1948), Nirupa Roy (1931), and Arjun Kapoor (1985).

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