Ann Sothern

1909 - 2001

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Ann Sothern (born Harriette Arlene Lake; January 22, 1909 – March 15, 2001) was an American actress who worked on stage, radio, film, and television, in a career that spanned nearly six decades. Sothern began her career in the late 1920s in bit parts in films. In 1930, she made her Broadway stage debut and soon worked her way up to starring roles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ann Sothern has received more than 1,147,593 page views. Her biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Ann Sothern is the 5,075th most popular actor (down from 4,832nd in 2019), the 7,944th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,225th in 2019) and the 2,520th most popular American Actor.

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  • 28

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  • 1.56

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  • 4.69

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Among actors, Ann Sothern ranks 5,075 out of 10,030Before her are Jeremy Piven, Colton Haynes, Charlotte Riley, Frances O'Connor, Janice Rule, and DJ Qualls. After her are Barbara Kent, Stefano Accorsi, Wilfred Lucas, James D'Arcy, Alan Oppenheimer, and Patrice Wymore.

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Among people born in 1909, Ann Sothern ranks 276Before her are Victorio Unamuno, Martha Norelius, Marcel Balsa, Everett Sloane, Julius J. Epstein, and Katherine Dunham. After her are Heather Angel, Frances Dee, Robert Serber, Alan Curtis, Raúl Landini, and Karen Morley. Among people deceased in 2001, Ann Sothern ranks 216Before her are Rufus Thomas, Dale Earnhardt, Dipendra of Nepal, Larry Adler, Pavel Sadyrin, and Pauline Kael. After her are Carroll O'Connor, Michael Ritchie, Kim Stanley, Josef Peters, David M. Walker, and Ronnie Allen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ann Sothern ranks 7,944 out of 15,968Before her are Bobby Keys (1943), Janice Rule (1931), Clifford Odets (1906), Ed Macauley (1928), DJ Qualls (1978), and Rex Brown (1964). After her are Tom Paxton (1937), Robert Bly (1926), Grant Hill (1972), Laura Secord (1775), Arthur Lee (1945), and Tyson Gay (1982).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Ann Sothern ranks 2,520Before her are John Billingsley (1960), Michelle Forbes (1965), Jeremy Piven (1965), Colton Haynes (1988), Janice Rule (1931), and DJ Qualls (1978). After her are Alan Oppenheimer (1930), Patrice Wymore (1926), Vincent Spano (1962), Joe Alaskey (1952), Christina Grimmie (1994), and Shelley Morrison (1936).

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