Wikidata is described as 'Libre knowledge base of Open Data supporting Wikipedia, other Wikimedia projects and way beyond' and is an website in the Office & Productivity category. There are three alternatives to Wikidata, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Python, Scala, Windows and Java. The best alternative is The Movie Database , which is free. Other great sites and apps similar to Wikidata are Freebase (Free) and DBpedia (Free, Open Source).
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- Freebase is a free, knowledge graph with millions of people, places, and things. View 4 alternatives to Freebase
According to https://developers.google.com/freebase/ the API has been shut down, but there are still data-dumps available.
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Freebase vs WikidataMost of the info from this site was later imported to wikidata!