Simon Callow

1949 - Today

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Simon Phillip Hugh Callow (born 15 June 1949) is an English actor. Known as a character actor on stage and screen, he has received numerous accolades including an Olivier Award and Screen Actors Guild Award as well as nominations for two BAFTA Awards. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Simon Callow has received more than 3,470,507 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Simon Callow is the 3,224th most popular actor (down from 2,768th in 2019), the 2,704th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,477th in 2019) and the 387th most popular British Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 3.5M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 50.82

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.57

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Simon Callow ranks 3,224 out of 13,578Before him are Lily Pons, Philip Jackson, Benedict Wong, Gregory Itzin, John Stamos, and Billy Boyd. After him are Harriet Walter, Jeremy Bulloch, Park Shin-hye, Michael Wincott, Frank Gorshin, and Manoj Kumar.

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Among people born in 1949, Simon Callow ranks 310Before him are Zoran Slavnić, Ivan Buljan, Véronique Sanson, Volodymyr Ivasyuk, Daniel Lavoie, and Tarık Akan. After him are Luís Pereira, Alan White, Minette Walters, Caroline Munro, Nurit Peled-Elhanan, and Israel Finkelstein.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Simon Callow ranks 2,704 out of 8,785Before him are Samuel Morland (1625), Jimmy Gardner (1924), Asser (900), Philip Jackson (1948), Benedict Wong (1971), and Billy Boyd (1968). After him are Thomas Howard, 2nd Duke of Norfolk (1443), Harriet Walter (1950), Jeremy Bulloch (1945), Charles Warren (1840), Richard Bright (1789), and Harvey Postlethwaite (1944).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Simon Callow ranks 387Before him are Mark Addy (1964), Rachel Ward (1957), Jimmy Gardner (1924), Philip Jackson (1948), Benedict Wong (1971), and Billy Boyd (1968). After him are Harriet Walter (1950), Jeremy Bulloch (1945), Simon MacCorkindale (1952), Chris Vance (1971), Hayley Mills (1946), and Thandie Newton (1972).

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