By now you’ve probably already heard that you may now Google anyone in the world and, through the search engine, find the degree to which they are removed from the actor Kevin Bacon.
If you were curious about the greatest artist of the 20th century’s relation to the greatest film star of the 20th century, the answer is that they are separated by just three degrees. Yes, Pablo Picasso’s Bacon Number is 3. He made a cameo in the film The Testament of Orpheus (1960), go figure.
Do not try to do this with the artist Francis Bacon, as it will break the algorithm.