Utpal Dutt

1929 - 1993

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Utpal Dutt (; 29 March 1929 – 19 August 1993) was an Indian actor, director, and writer-playwright. He was primarily an actor in Bengali theatre, where he became a pioneering figure in Modern Indian theatre, when he founded the "Little Theatre Group" in 1949. This group enacted many English, Shakespearean and Brecht plays, in a period now known as the "Epic theatre" period, before it immersed itself completely in highly political and radical theatre. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Utpal Dutt has received more than 1,504,994 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Utpal Dutt is the 5,696th most popular actor (down from 5,270th in 2019), the 57th most popular biography from Bangladesh (down from 43rd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Bangladeshi Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.5M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 45.78

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.85

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.74

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Utpal Dutt has had the most page views in the with 172,376 views, followed by Bengali (24,825), and Hindi (5,428). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Hindi (66.86%), Kannada (43.89%), and Japanese (36.10%)


Among actors, Utpal Dutt ranks 5,696 out of 13,578Before him are Richard Norton, Hana Laszlo, John Cho, Owen Moore, Sidney Blackmer, and Richard Mulligan. After him are Frances O'Connor, Konstantin Khabensky, Michelle Ryan, Carina Wiese, Heather Langenkamp, and Rosa Salazar.

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Among people born in 1929, Utpal Dutt ranks 431Before him are Goffredo Parise, Amar Bose, Zdzisław Krzyszkowiak, Vanja Blomberg, J. B. Lenoir, and Givi Kartozia. After him are Audun Boysen, Yordan Radichkov, Arturo Fernández Rodríguez, Eugène Parlier, Pentti Hämäläinen, and Frans Andriessen. Among people deceased in 1993, Utpal Dutt ranks 237Before him are Oodgeroo Noonuccal, Conway Twitty, Kenneth Burke, Muhammad Khan Junejo, Mia Zapata, and Paul Grégoire. After him are Aleks Buda, Thomas Watson Jr., Zeno Colò, Mircea David, Rıfat Ilgaz, and Viola Myers.

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In Bangladesh

Among people born in Bangladesh, Utpal Dutt ranks 57 out of 74Before him are Pritilata Waddedar (1911), Ahmed Sofa (1943), Abu Sayeed Chowdhury (1921), Abdul Quader Molla (1948), A. F. M. Ahsanuddin Chowdhury (1915), and Mohammad Mohammadullah (1921). After him are Vilayat Khan (1928), Runa Laila (1952), Geeta Dutt (1930), Bimal Roy (1909), Irene Khan (1956), and Sarat Chandra Das (1849).

Among ACTORS In Bangladesh

Among actors born in Bangladesh, Utpal Dutt ranks 2Before him are Suchitra Sen (1931). After him are Geeta Dutt (1930), and Shakib Khan (1979).

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