Anna Neagle

1904 - 1986

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Dame Florence Marjorie Wilcox (née Robertson; 20 October 1904 – 3 June 1986), known professionally as Anna Neagle, was an English stage and film actress, singer and dancer. She was a successful box-office draw in the British cinema for 20 years and was voted the most popular star in Britain in 1949. She was known for providing glamour and sophistication to war-torn London audiences with her lightweight musicals, comedies and historical dramas. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anna Neagle has received more than 612,951 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Anna Neagle is the 6,160th most popular actor (down from 5,326th in 2019), the 4,521st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,805th in 2019) and the 740th most popular British Actor.

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  • 610k

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  • 54.40

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.49

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.94

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Anna Neagle ranks 6,160 out of 10,030Before her are Sasha Pieterse, Wendy Barrie, Tanja Ribič, Go Ara, Joseph Pilato, and George Murphy. After her are Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Steve Cochran, Alana de la Garza, Keegan-Michael Key, Nan Martin, and George Siegmann.

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Among people born in 1904, Anna Neagle ranks 265Before her are Louise Lorraine, Blind Boy Fuller, Jan Peerce, Charles "Buddy" Rogers, Doris Eaton Travis, and George Brent. After her are Milburn Stone, George Formby, J. H. C. Whitehead, Laura La Plante, Keith Holyoake, and Selwyn Lloyd. Among people deceased in 1986, Anna Neagle ranks 223Before her are Kate Smith, Igor Tselovalnikov, Yakima Canutt, Bessie Head, Rudy Vallée, and Hank Greenberg. After her are Edmund Rubbra, Robert Helpmann, Chuck McKinley, Howard Da Silva, Len Bias, and Smita Patil.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Anna Neagle ranks 4,521 out of 6,924Before her are C. J. Sansom (1952), Justin Hayward (1946), John Butler Yeats (1839), Pat Fry (1964), Compton Mackenzie (1883), and David Mitchell (1969). After her are Wes Brown (1979), Aaron Taylor-Johnson (1990), Dan Houser (1974), Ron Greenwood (1921), Alan Hollinghurst (1954), and Dennis Taylor (1949).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Anna Neagle ranks 740Before her are Steve-O (1974), Binnie Barnes (1903), Stephen Mangan (1968), Gina McKee (1964), Ben Hardy (1991), and George MacKay (1992). After her are Aaron Taylor-Johnson (1990), Katie Leung (1987), Finola Hughes (1959), Michelle Gomez (1966), Joe Cornish (1968), and Jodhi May (1975).

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