Dorothy Gish

1898 - 1968

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Dorothy Elizabeth Gish (March 11, 1898 – June 4, 1968) was an American actress of the screen and stage, as well as a director and writer. Dorothy and her older sister Lillian Gish were major movie stars of the silent era. Dorothy also had great success on the stage, and was inducted into the American Theater Hall of Fame. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dorothy Gish has received more than 449,262 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Dorothy Gish is the 3,286th most popular actor (down from 3,096th in 2019), the 5,225th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,996th in 2019) and the 1,615th most popular American Actor.

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  • 27

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  • 2.71

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  • 3.83

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Among actors, Dorothy Gish ranks 3,286 out of 10,030Before her are Hilary Duff, James Denton, Harry Davenport, Bessie Love, Rory McCann, and Toshio Furukawa. After her are Taraji P. Henson, Ben Whishaw, Kirill Lavrov, Laura Prepon, Charley Chase, and Kelly LeBrock.

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Among people born in 1898, Dorothy Gish ranks 166Before her are Hal B. Wallis, Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay, Simon Vestdijk, Eben Dönges, Jack Haley, and Bessie Love. After her are Eero Berg, Roald Larsen, Edward Lawry Norton, Luis Muñoz Marín, Agnes Ayres, and Allen Woodring. Among people deceased in 1968, Dorothy Gish ranks 135Before her are Mervyn Peake, Suraphol Sombatcharoen, Ugo Frigerio, Joseph Pholien, Eben Dönges, and Abel Bonnard. After her are Ludowika Jakobsson, Little Walter, Lajos Csordás, Antonio Pietrangeli, Aleksei Kruchyonykh, and Manuel Bandeira.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dorothy Gish ranks 5,225 out of 15,968Before her are Harry Davenport (1866), Casey Kasem (1932), Mary McCarthy (1912), Bessie Love (1898), Tony Visconti (1944), and Stephen F. Austin (1793). After her are Taraji P. Henson (1970), Tom Heinsohn (1934), Laura Prepon (1980), Milman Parry (1902), Charley Chase (1893), and Larry Collins (1929).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Dorothy Gish ranks 1,615Before her are Jack Haley (1898), Neal McDonough (1966), Hilary Duff (1987), James Denton (1963), Harry Davenport (1866), and Bessie Love (1898). After her are Taraji P. Henson (1970), Laura Prepon (1980), Charley Chase (1893), Kelly LeBrock (1960), Dennis Franz (1944), and Michael Stuhlbarg (1968).

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