Barbara La Marr

1896 - 1926

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Barbara La Marr (born Reatha Dale Watson; July 28, 1896 – January 30, 1926) was an American film actress and screenwriter who appeared in twenty-seven films during her career between 1920 and 1926. La Marr was also noted by the media for her beauty, dubbed as the "Girl Who Is Too Beautiful," as well as her tumultuous personal life. Born in Yakima, Washington, La Marr spent her early life in the Pacific Northwest before relocating with her family to California when she was a teenager. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Barbara La Marr has received more than 333,068 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Barbara La Marr is the 3,229th most popular actor (down from 2,831st in 2019), the 5,145th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,645th in 2019) and the 1,580th most popular American Actor.

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  • 330k

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  • 60.42

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.34

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Barbara La Marr ranks 3,229 out of 10,030Before her are Ingeborga Dapkūnaitė, Wayne Rogers, Madge Sinclair, Melinda Dillon, Jason Flemyng, and Mariel Hemingway. After her are Joel Edgerton, Vincent Gardenia, Carole Landis, Yvonne Strahovski, Shelley Long, and Julie Kavner.

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Among people born in 1896, Barbara La Marr ranks 155Before her are Gerardo Diego, George Burns, Ivan Merz, Lilia Skala, Dodie Smith, and Esteban Canal. After her are Vasily Gordov, Friedrich Waismann, Roger Sessions, Gerhard Fieseler, Philippe Étancelin, and Steponas Darius. Among people deceased in 1926, Barbara La Marr ranks 75Before her are Bessie Coleman, Srečko Kosovel, Josias von Heeringen, Carl Swartz, Dmitry Furmanov, and Eugene V. Debs. After her are Georges Vézina, Charles Montagu Doughty, Jan Szczepanik, Thomas Moran, Carlo Luigi Spegazzini, and Eliška Krásnohorská.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Barbara La Marr ranks 5,145 out of 15,968Before her are James Lipton (1926), Wayne Rogers (1933), Melinda Dillon (1939), Bob Kulick (1950), Stephen A. Douglas (1813), and Mariel Hemingway (1961). After her are Hart Crane (1899), John Norman (1931), Edward Stettinius Jr. (1900), Jackson Showalter (1860), Carole Landis (1919), and Shelley Long (1949).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Barbara La Marr ranks 1,580Before her are Michael Dorn (1952), Néstor Carbonell (1967), Marcia Wallace (1942), Wayne Rogers (1933), Melinda Dillon (1939), and Mariel Hemingway (1961). After her are Carole Landis (1919), Shelley Long (1949), Julie Kavner (1950), Linda Thompson (1950), Kristen Wiig (1973), and John Hawkes (1959).

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