Alice Terry

1900 - 1987

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Alice Frances Taaffe (July 29, 1900 – December 22, 1987), known professionally as Alice Terry, was an American film actress and director. She began her career during the silent film era, appearing in thirty-nine films between 1916 and 1933. While Terry's trademark look was her blonde hair, she was actually a brunette, and put on her first blonde wig in Hearts Are Trumps (1920) to look different from Francelia Billington, the other actress in the film. Terry played several different characters in the 1916 anti-war film Civilization, co-directed by Thomas H. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alice Terry has received more than 117,745 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Alice Terry is the 5,899th most popular actor (down from 4,701st in 2019), the 9,180th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,071st in 2019) and the 2,994th most popular American Actor.

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  • 120k

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  • 54.90

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  • 18

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  • 2.63

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  • 3.13

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Among actors, Alice Terry ranks 5,899 out of 10,030Before her are Chad Lowe, Virginia Davis, Craig Ferguson, Sverrir Gudnason, Jesse Metcalfe, and Katsuyuki Konishi. After her are Mireille Enos, Genevieve Tobin, Adam Scott, Loudon Wainwright III, Lila Lee, and Jeanna Friske.

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Among people born in 1900, Alice Terry ranks 240Before her are André Chamson, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti, Ricardo Cortez, Mildred Gillars, Charles Farrell, and Alice Calhoun. After her are Arnold Orville Beckman, Malvina Reynolds, John McEwen, Alan Bush, Helen Gahagan Douglas, and Edna Best. Among people deceased in 1987, Alice Terry ranks 194Before her are Marc Aaronson, Óscar Bonfiglio, Rudolf Krause, Bayard Rustin, Priscilla Dean, and John Qualen. After her are Ernő Goldfinger, Meena Keshwar Kamal, Madge Kennedy, José González Ganoza, Joan Greenwood, and Robert O'Brien.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Alice Terry ranks 9,180 out of 15,968Before her are Tom Seaver (1944), Chad Lowe (1968), Virginia Davis (1918), Francis James Child (1825), Jesse Metcalfe (1978), and RZA (1969). After her are Adam Schlesinger (1967), Arnold Orville Beckman (1900), Terry Southern (1924), SZA (1990), Mireille Enos (1975), and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (1989).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Alice Terry ranks 2,994Before her are Leatrice Joy (1893), Ernie Kovacs (1919), Anne Jeffreys (1923), Chad Lowe (1968), Virginia Davis (1918), and Jesse Metcalfe (1978). After her are Mireille Enos (1975), Genevieve Tobin (1899), Adam Scott (1973), Loudon Wainwright III (1946), Lila Lee (1905), and Annabeth Gish (1971).

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