Dorothy Gish

1898 - 1968

Dorothy Gish

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 407,740 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 3,142nd most popular actor.

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  • 410k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 46.19

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.86

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Dorothy Gish ranks 3,100 out of 8,832Before her are Richard Todd, Alice Ghostley, Billie Burke, Adrian Rawlins, George Eads, and Nicole Courcel. After her are Gina Torres, Peppino De Filippo, James Franciscus, Karl Markovics, Emma Roberts, and Shirley Booth.

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Among people born in 1898, Dorothy Gish ranks 150Before her are Mitchell Leisen, Hal B. Wallis, Simon Vestdijk, Félix Sesúmaga, Henry Luce, and Eero Berg. After her are Shirley Booth, Eduard Wiiralt, Charlotte Moore Sitterly, Bessie Love, Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay, and Reino Ragnar Lehto. Among people deceased in 1968, Dorothy Gish ranks 139Before her are Ruth St. Denis, Aleksei Kruchyonykh, Alexander Gelfond, Antonio Pietrangeli, Harry Stenqvist, and Nick Adams. After her are Antonio Pesenti, León Felipe, Dorothy Garrod, Bruno Chizzo, Harold D. Babcock, and Luis Brunetto.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dorothy Gish ranks 5,001 out of 12,171Before her are Richard H. Truly (1937), Eddie Lawson (1958), Billie Burke (1884), George Eads (1967), Joan Osborne (1962), and King Kong Bundy (1955). After her are Gina Torres (1969), Matt Sorum (1960), Howard Schultz (1953), James Franciscus (1934), Jim Lightbody (1882), and Emma Roberts (1991).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Dorothy Gish ranks 1,498Before her are Robert Preston (1918), Mercedes Ruehl (1948), Gabrielle Carteris (1961), Rockmond Dunbar (1974), Billie Burke (1884), and George Eads (1967). After her are Gina Torres (1969), James Franciscus (1934), Emma Roberts (1991), Shirley Booth (1898), Amy Madigan (1950), and Annabella Sciorra (1960).