Debbie Reynolds

1932 - 2016

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Mary Frances "Debbie" Reynolds (April 1, 1932 – December 28, 2016) was an American actress, singer, and businesswoman. Her career spanned almost 70 years. She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer for her portrayal of Helen Kane in the 1950 film Three Little Words. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Debbie Reynolds has received more than 20,060,702 page views. Her biography is available in 74 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 71 in 2019). Debbie Reynolds is the 35th most popular actor (down from 32nd in 2019), the 87th most popular biography from United States (down from 81st in 2019) and the 17th most popular American Actor.

Debbie Reynolds is most famous for being an actress and singer. She is best known for starring in "Singin' in the Rain" and "Tammy and the Bachelor."

Memorability Metrics

  • 20M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 81.85

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 74

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 12.29

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Debbie Reynolds ranks 35 out of 10,030Before her are Elizabeth Taylor, Dustin Hoffman, Patrick Swayze, Romy Schneider, Terence Hill, and James Dean. After her are Meryl Streep, Claudia Cardinale, Anthony Quinn, Charles Bronson, Michael Douglas, and Vivien Leigh.

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Among people born in 1932, Debbie Reynolds ranks 4Before her are Umberto Eco, Elizabeth Taylor, and Johnny Cash. After her are Jacques Chirac, Andrei Tarkovsky, Omar Sharif, Miloš Forman, Luc Montagnier, François Truffaut, John Williams, and Cesare Maldini. Among people deceased in 2016, Debbie Reynolds ranks 7Before her are Muhammad Ali, Fidel Castro, Umberto Eco, Johan Cruyff, Bud Spencer, and Leonard Cohen. After her are Shimon Peres, Bhumibol Adulyadej, David Bowie, Alan Rickman, Imre Kertész, and Zaha Hadid.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Debbie Reynolds ranks 87 out of 15,968Before her are Frank Sinatra (1915), Theodore Roosevelt (1858), Johnny Cash (1932), James Dean (1931), Bob Dylan (1941), and Jimi Hendrix (1942). After her are Tina Turner (1939), Rosa Parks (1913), Henry David Thoreau (1817), Meryl Streep (1949), Bill Clinton (1946), and Stan Lee (1922).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Debbie Reynolds ranks 17Before her are James Stewart (1908), Judy Garland (1922), Danny DeVito (1944), Dustin Hoffman (1937), Patrick Swayze (1952), and James Dean (1931). After her are Meryl Streep (1949), Charles Bronson (1921), Michael Douglas (1944), Chuck Norris (1940), Harrison Ford (1942), and Katharine Hepburn (1907).

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