ACTOR

Sophia Loren

1934 - Today

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Sofia Villani Scicolone (Italian: [soˈfiːa vilˈlaːni ʃʃikoˈloːne]; born 20 September 1934), known professionally as Sophia Loren, is an Italian actress. A recognizable star of Hollywood's Golden Age, she was named by the American Film Institute as the 21st greatest female star of Classic Hollywood Cinema. Encouraged to enroll in acting lessons after entering a beauty pageant, Loren began her film career at age 16 in 1950. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sophia Loren has received more than 9,363,779 page views. Her biography is available in 94 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 91 in 2019). Sophia Loren is the 23rd most popular actor (down from 18th in 2019), the 80th most popular biography from Italy (down from 71st in 2019) and the most popular Italian Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 9.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 83.42

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 94

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.65

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.36

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Sophia Loren ranks 23 out of 10,030. Before her are Arnold Schwarzenegger, Kirk Douglas, Marlene Dietrich, Jack Nicholson, James Stewart, and Richard Burton. After her are Jackie Chan, Judy Garland, Bud Spencer, Sarah Bernhardt, Yul Brynner, and Danny DeVito.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1934, Sophia Loren ranks 4Before her are Yuri Gagarin, Charles Manson, and Brigitte Bardot. After her are Leonard Cohen, Maggie Smith, Giorgio Armani, Albert II of Belgium, Carl Sagan, Judi Dench, Gene Cernan, and Nana Mouskouri.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Sophia Loren ranks 80 out of 4,088. Before her are Pope Pius XI (1857), Federico Fellini (1920), Giuseppe Arcimboldo (1526), Titus (41), Filippo Brunelleschi (1377), and Pope Pius IX (1792). After her are Pope Gregory XIII (1502), Pope Gregory VII (1020), Lucretius (-94), Masaccio (1401), Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor (1194), and Domitian (51).

Among ACTORS In Italy

Among actors born in Italy, Sophia Loren ranks 1After her are Bud Spencer (1929), Terence Hill (1939), Marcello Mastroianni (1924), Gina Lollobrigida (1927), Yves Montand (1921), Monica Bellucci (1964), Roberto Benigni (1952), Rudolph Valentino (1895), Giulietta Masina (1921), Lucia Bosè (1931), and Franco Nero (1941).

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