Zelda Rubinstein

1933 - 2010

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Zelda May Rubinstein (May 28, 1933 – January 27, 2010) was an American actress and human rights activist, known as eccentric medium Tangina Barrons in the Poltergeist film series. Playing "Ginny", she was a regular on David E. Kelley's Emmy Award-winning television series Picket Fences for two seasons. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Zelda Rubinstein has received more than 1,827,679 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia. Zelda Rubinstein is the 3,240th most popular actor (down from 2,920th in 2019), the 4,885th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,591st in 2019) and the 1,455th most popular American Actor.

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  • 1.8M

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  • 50.79

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.30

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.35

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Zelda Rubinsteins by language

Over the past year Zelda Rubinstein has had the most page views in the with 241,569 views, followed by Spanish (16,727), and German (12,386). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Simple English (87.12%), West Frisian (80.33%), and Afrikaans (76.28%)


Among actors, Zelda Rubinstein ranks 3,240 out of 13,578Before her are Aliki Vougiouklaki, Jane Powell, Gianni Russo, Simon MacCorkindale, Joel McCrea, and Raimu. After her are Rolan Bykov, Richard Kiley, Jonah Hill, Barry Pepper, Michelle Williams, and Joanna Pacuła.

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Among people born in 1933, Zelda Rubinstein ranks 263Before her are Ivan Passer, Mark Zakharov, José Faria, Petra Schürmann, Frank Gorshin, and René Burri. After her are Shigeo Yaegashi, Constance Towers, James Rosenquist, Sam Jones, William Smith, and John Taylor. Among people deceased in 2010, Zelda Rubinstein ranks 203Before her are Farooq Leghari, Cammie King, Laurent Terzieff, Petra Schürmann, Jimmy Gardner, and Simon MacCorkindale. After her are Hans Ørberg, Valentina Tolkunova, Daniel Bensaïd, Hank Jones, Mohammed Mzali, and Marcel Domingo.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Zelda Rubinstein ranks 4,885 out of 20,380Before her are Gianni Russo (1943), Seka (1954), Michael S. Hart (1947), Theodore Edgar McCarrick (1930), Joel McCrea (1905), and Helen Merrill (1930). After her are Richard Kiley (1922), Jonah Hill (1983), Eugene Garfield (1925), Michelle Williams (1980), Hal B. Wallis (1898), and Carole Landis (1919).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Zelda Rubinstein ranks 1,455Before her are Maggie Grace (1983), Jenette Goldstein (1960), Kristen Bell (1980), Jane Powell (1929), Gianni Russo (1943), and Joel McCrea (1905). After her are Richard Kiley (1922), Jonah Hill (1983), Michelle Williams (1980), Carole Landis (1919), Butterfly McQueen (1911), and Joan Blondell (1906).

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