Dorothy Lamour

1914 - 1996

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Dorothy Lamour (born Mary Leta Dorothy Slaton; December 10, 1914 – September 22, 1996) was an American actress and singer. She is best remembered for having appeared in the Road to... movies, a series of successful comedies starring Bing Crosby and Bob Hope.Lamour began her career in the 1930s as a big band singer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dorothy Lamour has received more than 1,567,664 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Dorothy Lamour is the 2,664th most popular actor (up from 3,040th in 2019), the 4,269th most popular biography from United States (up from 4,880th in 2019) and the 1,273rd most popular Actor.

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  • 30

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  • 2.56

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  • 4.11

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Among actors, Dorothy Lamour ranks 2,664 out of 9,996Before her are Victoria Ruffo, Leo Genn, Raymond Massey, Edmund Gwenn, Tim Matheson, and Tony Musante. After her are Marcel Bozzuffi, Chris Vance, Hume Cronyn, Jean-Christophe Bouvet, Elizabeth Wilson, and Morena Baccarin.

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Among people born in 1914, Dorothy Lamour ranks 173Before her are Arvīds Jansons, Igor M. Diakonoff, Jersey Joe Walcott, Myroslav Ivan Lubachivsky, Toulo de Graffenried, and Muazzez İlmiye Çığ. After her are Selahattin Ülkümen, Reuben Fine, Dagmar Lange, Anatole Abragam, Aníbal Troilo, and Albrecht Brandi. Among people deceased in 1996, Dorothy Lamour ranks 141Before her are Joanne Dru, Ryōtarō Shiba, Duane Hanson, Tiny Tim, Pierre Grimal, and Eva Cassidy. After her are Henri Nouwen, Aruna Asaf Ali, Tamara Toumanova, Lew Ayres, Joseph Mermans, and Tarō Okamoto.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dorothy Lamour ranks 4,269 out of 18,182Before her are Franklin Clarence Mars (1883), Todd Phillips (1970), Tim Matheson (1947), Eva Cassidy (1963), Al Unser (1939), and Tony Musante (1936). After her are Charles Starkweather (1938), Lilian Jackson Braun (1913), Diane Disney Miller (1933), Elizabeth Wilson (1921), Joey Jordison (1975), and Greg Kinnear (1963).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Dorothy Lamour ranks 1,273Before her are Julian Beck (1925), June Squibb (1929), Jane Badler (1953), Anthony Delon (1964), Tim Matheson (1947), and Tony Musante (1936). After her are Elizabeth Wilson (1921), Greg Kinnear (1963), Penny Marshall (1943), Sage Stallone (1976), William Katt (1951), and Kelly Hu (1968).

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