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Sissy Spacek

1949 - Today

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Mary Elizabeth "Sissy" Spacek (; born December 25, 1949) is an American actress and singer. She is the recipient of numerous accolades, including an Academy Award, three Golden Globe Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and nominations for four British Academy Film Awards, three Primetime Emmy Awards, and a Grammy Award. Spacek was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2011.Born and raised in Texas, Spacek initially aspired to a career as a recording artist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sissy Spacek has received more than 7,854,102 page views. Her biography is available in 59 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Sissy Spacek is the 762nd most popular actor (down from 733rd in 2019), the 1,408th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,346th in 2019) and the 375th most popular American Actor.

Sissy Spacek is most famous for her roles in the films Carrie, Coal Miner's Daughter, and The Help.

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  • 7.9M

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  • 59.87

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  • 59

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  • 3.70

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  • 5.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Sissy Spacek ranks 762 out of 9,996Before her are Carroll Baker, Karen Grassle, Héctor Elizondo, Ewan McGregor, Luke Perry, and Ida Rubinstein. After her are Elisabeth Shue, Stephen Boyd, Oliver Reed, Lotte Lenya, Lambert Wilson, and Yuri Nikulin.

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Among people born in 1949, Sissy Spacek ranks 67Before her are Shelley Duvall, Hugh David Politzer, Brigitte Bierlein, Valery Leontiev, Annie Leibovitz, and Jim Broadbent. After her are Miuccia Prada, Kurmanbek Bakiyev, Philippe Starck, José Ramos-Horta, Teófilo Cubillas, and Valentina Matviyenko.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sissy Spacek ranks 1,408 out of 18,182Before her are Karen Grassle (1942), Héctor Elizondo (1936), Robert Wilson (1941), William Nordhaus (1941), Luke Perry (1966), and Bernard Herrmann (1911). After her are Patch Adams (1945), Elisabeth Shue (1963), Danielle Steel (1947), Bob Newhart (1929), Serena Williams (1981), and Gerald Edelman (1929).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Sissy Spacek ranks 375Before her are Jane Wyman (1917), David Morse (1953), Carroll Baker (1931), Karen Grassle (1942), Héctor Elizondo (1936), and Luke Perry (1966). After her are Elisabeth Shue (1963), Lita Grey (1908), Barbara Bel Geddes (1922), David Duchovny (1960), Cesar Romero (1907), and Robin Wright (1966).

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