Shirley MacLaine

1934 - Today

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Shirley MacLaine (born Shirley MacLean Beaty, April 24, 1934) is an American actress, singer, author, activist, and former dancer. In a career which spans seven decades, she is known for her portrayals of quirky, headstrong, eccentric women. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shirley MacLaine has received more than 9,001,611 page views. Her biography is available in 68 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 66 in 2019). Shirley MacLaine is the 121st most popular actor (up from 136th in 2019), the 251st most popular biography from United States (up from 270th in 2019) and the 65th most popular American Actor.

Shirley MacLaine is an American actress, singer, dancer, activist, and author. She has won one Academy Award and three Golden Globe Awards, and has been nominated for five Emmy Awards, fifteen BAFTA Awards, and twenty-one Tony Awards.

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  • 9.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 77.28

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 68

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.69

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.74

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Shirley MacLaine ranks 121 out of 10,030Before her are Gene Hackman, Harvey Keitel, Ava Gardner, Stan Laurel, Jason Statham, and Lee Van Cleef. After her are Peter O'Toole, Oliver Hardy, Burt Lancaster, Jean Renoir, Rita Hayworth, and Yves Montand.

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Among people born in 1934, Shirley MacLaine ranks 13Before her are Giorgio Armani, Albert II of Belgium, Carl Sagan, Judi Dench, Gene Cernan, and Nana Mouskouri. After her are Daniel Kahneman, Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark, Ulrike Meinhof, Alexei Leonov, Manuel Noriega, and Jane Goodall.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Shirley MacLaine ranks 251 out of 15,968Before her are Josephine Baker (1906), Lee Van Cleef (1925), J. Robert Oppenheimer (1904), Nina Simone (1933), Dick Cheney (1941), and Buffalo Bill (1846). After her are Joseph Smith (1805), Oliver Hardy (1892), O. Henry (1862), Arthur Miller (1915), Burt Lancaster (1913), and Jesse James (1847).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Shirley MacLaine ranks 65Before her are Sigourney Weaver (1949), Tommy Lee Jones (1946), Gene Hackman (1930), Harvey Keitel (1939), Ava Gardner (1922), and Lee Van Cleef (1925). After her are Oliver Hardy (1892), Burt Lancaster (1913), Rita Hayworth (1918), Shirley Temple (1928), Diane Keaton (1946), and Leonardo DiCaprio (1974).

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