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Barbara Bates

1925 - 1969

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Barbara Jane Bates (August 6, 1925 – March 18, 1969) was an American singer and actress, best known for her portrayal of Phoebe in the 1950 drama film All About Eve and as Katy Morgan on It's a Great Life (1954–1956). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Barbara Bates has received more than 508,390 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Barbara Bates is the 6,933rd most popular actor (down from 5,149th in 2019), the 10,269th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,051st in 2019) and the 3,338th most popular American Actor.

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  • 18

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  • 1.88

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  • 3.59

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Among actors, Barbara Bates ranks 6,933 out of 9,996Before her are Kim Sa-rang, Buğra Gülsoy, Janis Paige, Marilu Henner, Kyle Richards, and Linda Arvidson. After her are John Bunny, Kim Rhodes, Scott Cohen, David Eigenberg, Danna Paola, and Clint Howard.

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Among people born in 1925, Barbara Bates ranks 446Before her are Adelina Gutiérrez, G. William Miller, Toivo Hyytiäinen, Fulvio Nesti, Medea Jugeli, and George MacDonald Fraser. After her are Shelley Berman, Eduardo Risso, Gloria DeHaven, Curt Lowens, Ted Lindsay, and William Jones. Among people deceased in 1969, Barbara Bates ranks 208Before her are Bess Meredyth, Zheng Junli, Pauline Bush, Leonard Chess, Cyril Slater, and Paul Hawkins. After her are Josh White, Márton Homonnai, Katsutoshi Naito, Alan Mowbray, Frank Loesser, and Rex Ingram.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Barbara Bates ranks 10,269 out of 18,182Before her are Blake Shelton (1976), Mark Mothersbaugh (1950), Janis Paige (1922), Marilu Henner (1952), Kyle Richards (1969), and Linda Arvidson (1884). After her are Doja Cat (1995), Keely Smith (1928), John Bunny (1863), Kim Rhodes (1969), Matt Hardy (1974), and Scott Cohen (1961).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Barbara Bates ranks 3,338Before her are Ann Doran (1911), Mark Mothersbaugh (1950), Janis Paige (1922), Marilu Henner (1952), Kyle Richards (1969), and Linda Arvidson (1884). After her are John Bunny (1863), Kim Rhodes (1969), Scott Cohen (1961), David Eigenberg (1964), Clint Howard (1959), and Ray Collins (1889).

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