Age when receiving the Academy Award for Best Actor/ess (1929-2020)
graph and slow reveal by Anna Blinstein (@ablinstein)
Type of Graph: box plot
Source: Wikipedia (“List of Academy Award for Best Actor winners by age“)
Guo, Jeff. “Why the age of 40 is so important in Hollywood.” Washington Post, September 19, 2016.
Potential Math Content: box plots, box and whisker plots, outliers, interquartile range, range, percentile, quartiles
Potential Content Connections: actors, film, pop culture, media, gender