Shirley Knight

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Shirley Knight

Shirley Knight Hopkins (July 5, 1936 – April 22, 2020) was an American actress who appeared in more than 50 feature films, television films, television series, and Broadway and Off-Broadway productions in her career, playing leading and character roles. She was a member of the Actors Studio. Knight was nominated twice for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress: for The Dark at the Top of the Stairs (1960) and Sweet Bird of Youth (1962). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shirley Knight has received more than 1,099,374 page views. Her biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 2,216th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.1M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.51

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.71

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Shirley Knight ranks 2,187 out of 8,832Before her are Vincent Perez, Earl Boen, John Williams, Tom Atkins, Werner Klemperer, and Randall Duk Kim. After her are Oleg Yefremov, Fabrice Luchini, Rossano Brazzi, Teinosuke Kinugasa, Harry Andrews, and Vija Artmane.

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Among people born in 1936, Shirley Knight ranks 210Before her are Han Seung-soo, Frank Serpico, Ferran Olivella, Leonid Kuravlyov, Željko Perušić, and Ivo Brešan. After her are Alejandro Maldonado, Albert Ayler, Vyacheslav Kebich, Feliciano Rivilla, Hugh Hudson, and Kim Yong-chun.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Shirley Knight ranks 3,667 out of 12,171Before her are Lawrence Tierney (1919), Earl Boen (1945), Tom Atkins (1935), Louise Bryant (1885), Friz Freleng (1906), and Randall Duk Kim (1943). After her are Mike Bongiorno (1924), Bob Iger (1951), Jerry Seinfeld (1954), Clara Barton (1821), Ralph Boston (1939), and Paula Abdul (1962).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Shirley Knight ranks 1,053Before her are Erik Estrada (1949), Bonnie Hunt (1961), Lawrence Tierney (1919), Earl Boen (1945), Tom Atkins (1935), and Randall Duk Kim (1943). After her are Thomas Haden Church (1960), Barbara Bain (1931), Kathleen Freeman (1919), Jennifer Esposito (1973), Mae Marsh (1894), and Thom Barry (1950).