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Stockard Channing

1944 - Today

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Stockard Channing (born Susan Antonia Williams Stockard; February 13, 1944) is an American actress. She played Betty Rizzo in the film Grease (1978) and First Lady Abbey Bartlet in the NBC television series The West Wing (1999–2006). She also originated the role of Ouisa Kittredge in the stage and film versions of Six Degrees of Separation; the 1993 film version earned her an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stockard Channing has received more than 6,810,935 page views. Her biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Stockard Channing is the 1,854th most popular actor (down from 1,264th in 2019), the 3,096th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,307th in 2019) and the 892nd most popular American Actor.

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  • 6.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 53.71

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.24

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.75

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Stockard Channing ranks 1,854 out of 9,996Before her are Peter Gallagher, Shadia, Aleksander Krupa, Ti Lung, Scott Bakula, and John C. Reilly. After her are Song Kang-ho, Jonathan Groff, Teresa Wright, Shintaro Katsu, Harris Yulin, and Götz George.

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Among people born in 1944, Stockard Channing ranks 210Before her are Candy Darling, Raymond Moody, Edgar Froese, Tim Rice, James Michel, and Mordechai Spiegler. After her are Adriano Galliani, Ard Schenk, Alan Stivell, Fernando Ocáriz Braña, Patrick Sercu, and Thongsing Thammavong.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Stockard Channing ranks 3,096 out of 18,182Before her are Michael J. Sandel (1953), Nikki Sixx (1958), Curtis Mayfield (1942), Scott Bakula (1954), John C. Reilly (1965), and Siri Hustvedt (1955). After her are Richard Chase (1950), Robert Cornelius (1809), Jonathan Groff (1985), Teresa Wright (1918), Willy DeVille (1950), and Lee Hazlewood (1929).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Stockard Channing ranks 892Before her are Marilyn Chambers (1952), Richard Jordan (1937), Bruce Boxleitner (1950), Peter Gallagher (1955), Scott Bakula (1954), and John C. Reilly (1965). After her are Jonathan Groff (1985), Teresa Wright (1918), Harris Yulin (1937), Lauren Holly (1963), Lauren German (1978), and Mark Forest (1933).

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