Ellen Terry

1847 - 1928

Ellen Terry

Dame Alice Ellen Terry, (27 February 1847 – 21 July 1928), known professionally as Ellen Terry, was a renowned English actress of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Born into a family of actors, Terry began performing as a child, acting in Shakespeare plays in London, and toured throughout the British provinces in her teens. At 16, she married the 46-year-old artist George Frederic Watts, but they separated within a year. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ellen Terry has received more than 377,870 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 2,400th most popular actor.

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  • 380k

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  • 48.76

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.05

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.55

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Ellen Terry ranks 2,369 out of 8,832Before her are Bruce Cabot, Joanne Dru, Lena Endre, Mariska Hargitay, Vladimir Zeldin, and Richard Kiley. After her are Ian Ziering, Rachel Roberts, Stanisław Mikulski, Lily Collins, Troy Donahue, and John Kitzmiller.

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Among people born in 1847, Ellen Terry ranks 49Before her are Émile Faguet, Alexander Lodygin, Remus von Woyrsch, Kálmán Mikszáth, Oku Yasukata, and Bertha Wegmann. After her are Koos de la Rey, Ida Saxton McKinley, Anton Reichenow, Richard Bowdler Sharpe, Joseph Achille Le Bel, and Eduardo López de Romaña. Among people deceased in 1928, Ellen Terry ranks 59Before her are Medardo Rosso, Eglantyne Jebb, Arnold Rothstein, Gustave Ador, Larry Semon, and Sverre Hassel. After her are Luigi Bianchi, Gunnar Knudsen, Eilif Peterssen, Franz Roubaud, Ivan Merz, and Roman Steinberg.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ellen Terry ranks 2,294 out of 5,347Before her are John Tavener (1944), Paul Freeman (1943), David Bailey (1938), Ruth Belville (1854), Arthur Waley (1889), and James Whale (1889). After her are Rachel Roberts (1927), Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester and Edinburgh (1776), John Christopher (1922), Alexander McDonnell (1798), Lily Collins (1989), and Ray Davies (1944).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Ellen Terry ranks 305Before her are Peter Capaldi (1958), Clive Swift (1936), Lesley-Anne Down (1954), Murray Head (1946), Tom Felton (1987), and Paul Freeman (1943). After her are Rachel Roberts (1927), Lily Collins (1989), Ioan Gruffudd (1973), Donald Crisp (1882), Damian Lewis (1971), and Pauline Moran (1947).