Bess Meredyth

1890 - 1969

Bess Meredyth

Bess Meredyth (born Helen Elizabeth MacGlashen, February 12, 1890 – July 13, 1969) was a screenwriter and silent film actress. The wife of film director Michael Curtiz, Meredyth wrote The Affairs of Cellini (1934) and adapted The Unsuspected (1947). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bess Meredyth has received more than 58,866 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 4,329th most popular writer.

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Among writers, Bess Meredyth ranks 4,322 out of 4,883Before her are Edward Abbey, John Clare, Philippe Delerm, C. L. R. James, Michael Swanwick, and David Halberstam. After her are Jeanette Winterson, R. A. Lafferty, Douglas Coupland, Elvira Lindo, Sony Lab'ou Tansi, and Daína Chaviano.

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Among people born in 1890, Bess Meredyth ranks 165Before her are Stanley Holloway, Alma Richards, Edward Arnold, Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, Clara Kimball Young, and Frank Forde. After her are Gopinath Bordoloi, Willie Applegarth, Marc Connelly, Fred M. Vinson, and Marjorie Main. Among people deceased in 1969, Bess Meredyth ranks 152Before her are Harry Mallin, Max Eastman, Natalie Talmadge, Pauline Bush, Willy Ley, and Bobbie Rosenfeld. After her are Barbara Bates, Josh White, and Frank Loesser.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bess Meredyth ranks 7,113 out of 12,171Before her are Carl Foreman (1914), Richard Gant (1944), Jack Johnson (1975), Patton Oswalt (1969), Billy Mills (1938), and George Tenet (1953). After her are Martin Klebba (1969), Edith McGuire (1944), Spud Webb (1963), Wendell Corey (1914), Gray Davis (1942), and Orlando Jones (1968).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Bess Meredyth ranks 544Before her are Ted Chiang (1967), Thomas Berger (1924), Elizabeth Strout (1956), Michael Lewis (1960), Edward Abbey (1927), and David Halberstam (1934). After her are R. A. Lafferty (1914), Bill O'Reilly (1949), Carol Shields (1935), Daniel Handler (1970), Elizabeth Gilbert (1969), and Stephen R. Donaldson (1947).