Beatrice Straight

1914 - 2001

Beatrice Straight

Beatrice Whitney Straight (August 2, 1914 – April 7, 2001) was an American theatre, film and television actress and a member of the prominent Whitney family. She was an Academy Award and Tony Award winner as well as an Emmy Award nominee.Straight made her Broadway debut in The Possessed (1939). Her other Broadway roles included Viola in Twelfth Night (1941), Catherine Sloper in The Heiress (1947) and Lady Macduff in Macbeth (1948). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Beatrice Straight has received more than 549,274 page views. Her biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 2,061st most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 550k

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  • 50.10

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.96

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Beatrice Straight ranks 2,045 out of 8,832Before her are Charlie Hunnam, Steve Cropper, David Arquette, Bernard Farcy, David Tomlinson, and Vanessa Williams. After her are Rosalind Russell, Rebecca Romijn, John Doman, Brigitte Lin, Kevin McNally, and Marc Singer.

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Among people born in 1914, Beatrice Straight ranks 150Before her are Jaap Bakema, Akira Ifukube, Christl Cranz, Grigol Abashidze, William Castle, and Ralph Erskine. After her are Toulo de Graffenried, Jorge Bolet, Reuben Fine, Haroun Tazieff, Aníbal Troilo, and Hovhannes Shiraz. Among people deceased in 2001, Beatrice Straight ranks 109Before her are G. E. M. Anscombe, William Masters, Alexei Tupolev, Juan Carlos Lorenzo, Helge Ingstad, and Mirza Delibašić. After her are Richard Wurmbrand, Adhemar da Silva, Mohamed Atta, Ninette de Valois, Aldo Olivieri, and William P. Rogers.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Beatrice Straight ranks 3,469 out of 12,171Before her are David Arquette (1971), Glen Cook (1944), Krist Novoselic (1965), Larry Wall (1954), Vanessa Williams (1963), and John Ashbery (1927). After her are Rosalind Russell (1907), Rebecca Romijn (1972), John Doman (1945), William Labov (1927), Veronica Avluv (1972), and Silas Weir Mitchell (1969).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Beatrice Straight ranks 984Before her are Dominic Chianese (1931), Georgia Hale (1900), Bruce Boxleitner (1950), Steve Cropper (1941), David Arquette (1971), and Vanessa Williams (1963). After her are Rosalind Russell (1907), Rebecca Romijn (1972), John Doman (1945), Silas Weir Mitchell (1969), Eileen Brennan (1932), and David Boreanaz (1969).