Deanna Durbin

1921 - 2013

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Edna Mae Durbin (December 4, 1921 – April 17, 2013), known professionally as Deanna Durbin, was a Canadian-born actress and singer, who later settled in France. She appeared in musical films in the 1930s and 1940s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Deanna Durbin has received more than 1,127,705 page views. Her biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Deanna Durbin is the 1,343rd most popular actor (up from 1,478th in 2019), the 96th most popular biography from Canada (up from 126th in 2019) and the 26th most popular Canadian Actor.

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Among actors, Deanna Durbin ranks 1,343 out of 10,030Before her are Lyubov Orlova, Kristen Stewart, Warner Baxter, Carel Struycken, Miou-Miou, and Robert Culp. After her are Tim Allen, Lorraine Gary, Nichelle Nichols, David Kelly, Gemma Jones, and Ralph Richardson.

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Among people born in 1921, Deanna Durbin ranks 124Before her are César Baldaccini, Gavriil Ilizarov, Heinz G. Konsalik, Eunice Kennedy Shriver, Neslişah Sultan, and Jaroslav Drobný. After her are Anne Golon, Abe Vigoda, Kisshomaru Ueshiba, Angelo Dundee, Esther Williams, and Arthur Grumiaux. Among people deceased in 2013, Deanna Durbin ranks 112Before her are Taihō Kōki, Karen Black, Nguyễn Khánh, Van Cliburn, Jacques Vergès, and Muhammad Said Ramadan al-Bouti. After her are Wolfgang Sawallisch, Tony Sheridan, Tom Sharpe, Marta Eggerth, Luis Cubilla, and Esther Williams.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Deanna Durbin ranks 96 out of 1,130Before her are James Doohan (1920), Wayne Gretzky (1961), Simon Newcomb (1835), Eric McCormack (1963), Denny Doherty (1940), and Denys Arcand (1941). After her are Denis Villeneuve (1967), Gordie Howe (1928), Norman Bethune (1890), Bruce Greenwood (1956), William B. Davis (1938), and Katheryn Winnick (1977).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Deanna Durbin ranks 26Before her are Rachel McAdams (1978), Victor Garber (1949), John Candy (1950), Norma Shearer (1902), James Doohan (1920), and Eric McCormack (1963). After her are Bruce Greenwood (1956), William B. Davis (1938), Katheryn Winnick (1977), Tom Cavanagh (1963), Michael Ironside (1950), and Joseph Wiseman (1918).

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