Ava Gardner

1922 - 1990

Ava Gardner

Ava Lavinia Gardner (December 24, 1922 – January 25, 1990) was an American actress and singer. She first signed a contract with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in 1941 and appeared mainly in small roles until she drew critics' attention in 1946 with her performance in Robert Siodmak's Noir film The Killers. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ava Gardner has received more than 7,884,633 page views. Her biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 120th most popular actor.

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  • 69.60

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  • 65

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.74

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Ava Gardner ranks 119 out of 8,832Before her are Charlotte Rampling, Judi Dench, Robert Duvall, Rowan Atkinson, Lee Van Cleef, and Gene Hackman. After her are Christopher Plummer, Stan Laurel, Donald Sutherland, Fred Astaire, Monica Bellucci, and Bette Davis.

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Among people born in 1922, Ava Gardner ranks 15Before her are Judy Garland, Boutros Boutros-Ghali, Erich Hartmann, Jack Kerouac, Franjo Tuđman, and Emil Zátopek. After her are Aage Bohr, Erving Goffman, Pierre Cardin, Christiaan Barnard, Gérard Philipe, and Hiroo Onoda. Among people deceased in 1990, Ava Gardner ranks 8Before her are Lev Yashin, Greta Garbo, Roald Dahl, B. F. Skinner, Louis Althusser, and Leonard Bernstein. After her are Pavel Cherenkov, Alberto Moravia, Norbert Elias, Friedrich Dürrenmatt, Sarah Vaughan, and Paulette Goddard.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ava Gardner ranks 237 out of 12,171Before her are Barry White (1944), Samuel P. Huntington (1927), Robert Duvall (1931), Nina Simone (1933), Lee Van Cleef (1925), and Gene Hackman (1930). After her are Arthur Miller (1915), J. Paul Getty (1892), Pete Conrad (1930), Emily Dickinson (1830), Fred Astaire (1899), and Ronnie James Dio (1942).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Ava Gardner ranks 64Before her are Sigourney Weaver (1949), Tony Curtis (1925), Tommy Lee Jones (1946), Robert Duvall (1931), Lee Van Cleef (1925), and Gene Hackman (1930). After her are Fred Astaire (1899), Bette Davis (1908), Oliver Hardy (1892), Viggo Mortensen (1958), Gwyneth Paltrow (1972), and Audie Murphy (1925).