Dorothy Stratten

1960 - 1980

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Dorothy Ruth Hoogstraten (February 28, 1960 – August 14, 1980), known professionally as Dorothy Stratten, was a Canadian Playboy Playmate, model, and actress. Stratten was the Playboy Playmate of the Month for August 1979 and Playmate of the Year in 1980. Stratten appeared in three comedy films and in at least two episodes of shows broadcast on US network television. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dorothy Stratten has received more than 2,900,442 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Dorothy Stratten is the 5,159th most popular actor (up from 5,232nd in 2019), the 424th most popular biography from Canada (down from 422nd in 2019) and the 142nd most popular Canadian Actor.

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  • 56.35

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  • 20

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  • 2.61

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  • 3.44

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Dorothy Stratten ranks 5,159 out of 10,030Before her are Natja Brunckhorst, Heather Angel, Brenton Thwaites, Deepika Padukone, Brian Donlevy, and Michelle Hunziker. After her are Joe Lo Truglio, Anna Popplewell, Tang Wei, Mum Jokmok, Viola Dana, and Liza Weil.

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Among people born in 1960, Dorothy Stratten ranks 297Before her are Mikhail Tyurin, Mohamed Timoumi, Kazuo Ozaki, Ivan Gudelj, Andrei Kobyakov, and Luciano Ligabue. After her are Michèle Laroque, Nobuyo Fujishiro, Robert J. Sawyer, Rachel Portman, Vyacheslav Bykov, and Jiří Rusnok. Among people deceased in 1980, Dorothy Stratten ranks 223Before her are Gumercindo Gómez, Enrique Hertzog, Professor Longhair, Dick Haymes, Louis Daquin, and Pedro Vallana. After her are Barbara Pym, Erle C. Kenton, Larry Williams, Walter Susskind, Barbara Loden, and William Gemmell Cochran.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Dorothy Stratten ranks 424 out of 1,130Before her are Sarah Chalke (1976), Guy Gavriel Kay (1954), Vilhjalmur Stefansson (1879), Daniel Powter (1971), Santino Marella (1974), and Rob Gonsalves (1959). After her are Robert Pickton (1949), Todd McFarlane (1961), Diego Klattenhoff (1979), Owen Hargreaves (1981), Yvonne Brill (1924), and Robert J. Sawyer (1960).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Dorothy Stratten ranks 142Before her are Daniel Gillies (1976), Barbara Kent (1907), Wilfred Lucas (1871), Sarah Polley (1979), Sarah Carter (1980), and Sarah Chalke (1976). After her are Diego Klattenhoff (1979), Kathleen Robertson (1973), Mackenzie Davis (1987), Thomas Middleditch (1982), Rick Genest (1985), and Caterina Scorsone (1981).

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