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Setsuko Hara

1920 - 2015

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Setsuko Hara (原 節子, Hara Setsuko, 17 June 1920 – 5 September 2015) was a Japanese actress. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Setsuko Hara has received more than 398,056 page views. Her biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Setsuko Hara is the 824th most popular actor (down from 691st in 2019), the 262nd most popular biography from Japan (down from 208th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Japanese Actor.

Setsuko Hara is most famous for her role in the film "Tokyo Story" (1953) directed by Yasujiro Ozu.

Memorability Metrics

  • 400k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 59.36

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 38

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.51

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.76

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Setsuko Hara ranks 824 out of 9,996Before her are Michelle Rodriguez, Janet Gaynor, Mack Sennett, Gabriele Ferzetti, Gottfried John, and Vincent D'Onofrio. After her are Mario Adorf, John Candy, Stephen Lang, James Avery, María Casares, and Eric Idle.

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Among people born in 1920, Setsuko Hara ranks 72Before her are César Rodríguez Álvarez, Arthur Hailey, Robert Whittaker, Tom of Finland, Yoshiko Yamaguchi, and Dorothea Binz. After her are Mario Beccaria, Mario Benedetti, Albert Barillé, José López Portillo y Pacheco, Maurice Bucaille, and Constanze Manziarly. Among people deceased in 2015, Setsuko Hara ranks 65Before her are Boris Nemtsov, Assia Djebar, Maureen O'Hara, Kurt Masur, Alfred G. Gilman, and Gabriele Ferzetti. After her are Richard F. Heck, Cynthia Lennon, Geraldine McEwan, Rod Taylor, Ornette Coleman, and Jin Youzhi.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Setsuko Hara ranks 262 out of 6,048Before her are Emperor Ingyō (376), Suzuki Harunobu (1725), Kenji Doihara (1883), Hara Takashi (1856), Hideo Sakai (1909), and Empress Teimei (1884). After her are Iwasaki Yatarō (1835), Terauchi Masatake (1852), Hōjō Masako (1156), Emperor Ankan (466), Makoto Kobayashi (1944), and Hideo Kojima (1963).

Among ACTORS In Japan

Among actors born in Japan, Setsuko Hara ranks 8Before her are Joan Fontaine (1917), Liv Ullmann (1938), Sonny Chiba (1939), Ken Watanabe (1959), Takashi Shimura (1905), and Hiroyuki Sanada (1960). After her are Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa (1950), Tatsuya Nakadai (1932), Masako Nozawa (1936), Ken Takakura (1931), Hibari Misora (1937), and Machiko Kyō (1924).

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