Tippi Hedren

1930 - Today

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Nathalie Kay "Tippi" Hedren (born January 19, 1930) is an American retired actress. Initially a fashion model, appearing on the front covers of Life and Glamour magazines (among others), she became an actress after being discovered by director Alfred Hitchcock while appearing on a television commercial in 1961. Hedren achieved great praise for her work in two of his films, including the suspense-thriller The Birds (1963), for which she won a Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year, and the psychological drama Marnie (1964). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tippi Hedren has received more than 9,277,905 page views. Her biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Tippi Hedren is the 539th most popular actor (down from 390th in 2019), the 983rd most popular biography from United States (down from 745th in 2019) and the 265th most popular American Actor.

Tippi Hedren is most famous for her role in the Alfred Hitchcock film, The Birds.

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  • 9.3M

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  • 62.72

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  • 47

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  • 3.52

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.79

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Tippi Hedren ranks 539 out of 13,578Before her are Bette Midler, Leslie Howard, Mildred Harris, Tom Waits, Richard Dreyfuss, and Eleonora Duse. After her are Karlheinz Böhm, Brian Cox, Mel Ferrer, Nǃxau ǂToma, Ken Watanabe, and Maria Schell.

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Among people born in 1930, Tippi Hedren ranks 57Before her are Carlos Kleiber, Jerome Isaac Friedman, Leon Cooper, Adunis, Moustapha Akkad, and Yves Chauvin. After her are Anton LaVey, Antony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon, Jesús Franco, Buck Henry, Reinhard Selten, and Mary Quant.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tippi Hedren ranks 983 out of 20,380Before her are Ritchie Valens (1941), John Archibald Wheeler (1911), Richard Dreyfuss (1947), Jonathan Demme (1944), Marilyn vos Savant (1946), and Queen Noor of Jordan (1951). After her are Harry Markowitz (1927), Cormac McCarthy (1933), Matt Groening (1954), Nat Turner (1800), Martha Graham (1894), and Éamon de Valera (1882).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Tippi Hedren ranks 265Before her are Mickey Rooney (1920), John Cassavetes (1929), Bette Midler (1945), Mildred Harris (1901), Tom Waits (1949), and Richard Dreyfuss (1947). After her are Mel Ferrer (1917), Louise Fletcher (1934), Mae West (1893), Woody Harrelson (1961), Mr. T (1952), and Kevin Kline (1947).

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