Steve McQueen

1930 - 1980

Steve McQueen

Terrence Stephen McQueen (March 24, 1930 – November 7, 1980), nicknamed the "King of Cool", was an American actor. His antihero persona, emphasized during the height of the counterculture of the 1960s, made him a top box-office draw during the 1960s and 1970s. McQueen received an Academy Award nomination for his role in The Sand Pebbles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Steve McQueen has received more than 15,743,214 page views. His biography is available in 66 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 79th most popular actor.

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  • 16M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 71.72

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 66

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.25

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Steve McQueen ranks 78 out of 8,832Before him are Peter Falk, Sharon Tate, Vin Diesel, Brad Pitt, Jon Voight, and Humphrey Bogart. After him are Maggie Smith, Gérard Depardieu, Cary Grant, Leslie Nielsen, John Travolta, and Gregory Peck.

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Among people born in 1930, Steve McQueen ranks 15Before him are Jean-Luc Godard, Ray Charles, Jacques Derrida, Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, Buzz Aldrin, and Hafez al-Assad. After him are Mobutu Sese Seko, Baudouin of Belgium, Gene Hackman, Pete Conrad, Salvatore Riina, and Philippe Noiret. Among people deceased in 1980, Steve McQueen ranks 11Before him are Jean Piaget, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Erich Fromm, Roland Barthes, Jesse Owens, and Karl Dönitz. After him are Bon Scott, Henry Miller, Oskar Kokoschka, Colonel Sanders, Marshall McLuhan, and Romain Gary.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Steve McQueen ranks 160 out of 12,171Before him are Jon Voight (1938), Robert F. Kennedy (1925), Humphrey Bogart (1899), Gene Cernan (1934), Walt Whitman (1819), and John Rawls (1921). After him are James Monroe (1758), Brigham Young (1801), Henry David Thoreau (1817), John Travolta (1954), Gregory Peck (1916), and Louis Sullivan (1856).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Steve McQueen ranks 38Before him are Peter Falk (1927), Sharon Tate (1943), Vin Diesel (1967), Brad Pitt (1963), Jon Voight (1938), and Humphrey Bogart (1899). After him are John Travolta (1954), Gregory Peck (1916), Johnny Depp (1963), Gloria Stuart (1910), Richard Gere (1949), and Buster Keaton (1895).