Beah Richards

1920 - 2000

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Beulah Elizabeth Richardson (July 12, 1920 – September 14, 2000), known professionally as Beah Richards, was an American actress of stage, screen, and television. She was also a poet, playwright, and author. Richards was nominated for an Oscar and a Golden Globe for her supporting role in the film Guess Who's Coming to Dinner in 1968, as well as winning two Primetime Emmy Awards for her guest roles in the television series Frank's Place in 1988 and The Practice in 2000. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Beah Richards has received more than 505,560 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Beah Richards is the 5,239th most popular actor (up from 5,477th in 2019), the 8,172nd most popular biography from United States (down from 8,022nd in 2019) and the 2,616th most popular American Actor.

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  • 18

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  • 1.85

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  • 3.31

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Among actors, Beah Richards ranks 5,239 out of 10,030Before her are Noriaki Sugiyama, Hugh Marlowe, Chloe Webb, Adèle Haenel, Deborah Raffin, and Ester Expósito. After her are Sean Paul Lockhart, Lília Cabral, Adriana Esteves, Stephen Graham, Summer Glau, and Abigail Breslin.

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Among people born in 1920, Beah Richards ranks 312Before her are Alberto Calderón, Denton Cooley, G. D. Spradlin, Willie Watson, Ella Raines, and Walter Frederick Morrison. After her are J. J. C. Smart, C. R. Rao, Keith Andrews, Shelly Manne, Arthur Wint, and Man Mohan Adhikari. Among people deceased in 2000, Beah Richards ranks 231Before her are Enric Miralles, Robert R. Wilson, Noor Jehan, Peter Dubovský, Paul Bartel, and Antonio Maspes. After her are Abraham Pais, Benjamin Orr, Malcolm Bradbury, Simeon Simeonov, Jules Roy, and George Montgomery.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Beah Richards ranks 8,172 out of 15,968Before her are Hiram Fong (1906), Chloe Webb (1956), Wiley Post (1898), Deborah Raffin (1953), Tony MacAlpine (1960), and Daniel Bashiel Warner (1815). After her are Sean Paul Lockhart (1986), Carly Fiorina (1954), Summer Glau (1981), Abigail Breslin (1996), Ryan Dunn (1977), and Richard Shelby (1934).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Beah Richards ranks 2,616Before her are Miranda Cosgrove (1993), Elyse Knox (1917), Willie Garson (1964), Hugh Marlowe (1911), Chloe Webb (1956), and Deborah Raffin (1953). After her are Sean Paul Lockhart (1986), Summer Glau (1981), Abigail Breslin (1996), Maria Canals-Barrera (1966), Tovah Feldshuh (1952), and Richard Dysart (1929).

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