Edith Evans

1888 - 1976

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Dame Edith Mary Evans, (8 February 1888 – 14 October 1976) was an English actress. She was best known for her work on the stage, but also appeared in films at the beginning and towards the end of her career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edith Evans has received more than 351,860 page views. Her biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia. Edith Evans is the 3,683rd most popular actor (down from 2,742nd in 2019), the 3,108th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,556th in 2019) and the 467th most popular British Actor.

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  • 32

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  • 2.61

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  • 4.55

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Among actors, Edith Evans ranks 3,683 out of 10,030Before her are Choi Jin-sil, Annabella Sciorra, Javier Cámara, Francis Blanche, Candy Clark, and Phoebe Tonkin. After her are Donnie Wahlberg, Ashley Greene, Jed Allan, Otto Waalkes, Suchitra Sen, and Anselmo Duarte.

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Among people born in 1888, Edith Evans ranks 152Before her are Ronald Knox, Tirumalai Krishnamacharya, Kārlis Zāle, Roger Ducret, Anders Haugen, and Eduardo Santos. After her are Alfred Landé, Albert Kluyver, Marietta Shaginyan, Marie Rambert, Juan Antonio Ríos, and Jean Bouin. Among people deceased in 1976, Edith Evans ranks 148Before her are Viggo Kampmann, Veikko Huhtanen, Alexander Lernet-Holenia, Hamit Kaplan, Bertha Lutz, and Murtala Mohammed. After her are Alfred Landé, Pál Turán, Armen Ohanian, Clarice Benini, Ivo Van Damme, and Johnny Mercer.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edith Evans ranks 3,108 out of 6,924Before her are Andy Cole (1971), Eddie Marsan (1968), Henry Stuart, Duke of Gloucester (1640), Charles Lee (1731), Frances Yates (1899), and Aneka (1947). After her are Samuel Baker (1821), Geoff Downes (1952), Adolphus Cambridge, 1st Marquess of Cambridge (1868), Joan Aiken (1924), Douglas Hartree (1897), and Thomas Bewick (1753).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Edith Evans ranks 467Before her are Ed Westwick (1987), Kevin McKidd (1973), Edward Alleyn (1566), Jason Connery (1963), Linus Roache (1964), and Eddie Marsan (1968). After her are Samantha Bond (1961), Alex Kingston (1963), David Jason (1940), Matt Smith (1982), Herbert Marshall (1890), and Jamie Campbell Bower (1988).

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