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Evelyn Ankers

1918 - 1985

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Evelyn Felisa Ankers (August 17, 1918 – August 29, 1985) was a British-American actress who often played variations on the role of the cultured young leading lady in many American horror films during the 1940s, most notably The Wolf Man (1941) opposite Lon Chaney Jr., a frequent screen partner. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Evelyn Ankers has received more than 528,298 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Evelyn Ankers is the 6,950th most popular actor (down from 6,848th in 2019), the 165th most popular biography from Chile (down from 142nd in 2019) and the 6th most popular Chilean Actor.

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  • 18

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  • 1.90

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  • 3.58

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Among actors, Evelyn Ankers ranks 6,950 out of 9,996Before her are Virginia Fox, Angelique Boyer, Moon Bloodgood, Phil Silvers, Josh Gad, and George E. Stone. After her are Gloria Talbott, Margo, P. J. Soles, Kang Ha-neul, J. B. Smoove, and Phoebe Waller-Bridge.

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Among people born in 1918, Evelyn Ankers ranks 268Before her are Edith Massey, Alberto Héber Usher, Nicolaas Govert de Bruijn, Virginia Davis, Richard Greene, and Avery Dulles. After her are Dave Bartholomew, Ben Klassen, Albertina Sisulu, Helen Wagner, Eddy Arnold, and Peter Poreku Dery. Among people deceased in 1985, Evelyn Ankers ranks 240Before her are Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw, Richard Greene, Yevgeny Maskinskov, Gladys Egan, Jack Medica, and Phil Silvers. After her are Margo, Carmen Barth, Harold Whitlock, Saunders Lewis, Carlos P. Romulo, and John Davis Lodge.

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In Chile

Among people born in Chile, Evelyn Ankers ranks 165 out of 265Before her are Leopoldo Vallejos (1944), Rubén Marcos (1942), Adolfo Nef (1946), Antonio Arias (1944), Misael Escuti (1926), and Honorino Landa (1942). After her are Mario Osbén (1950), Guillermo Yávar (1943), Eduardo Bonvallet (1955), Pedro Araya Toro (1942), Osvaldo Castro (1947), and Paulina García (1960).

Among ACTORS In Chile

Among actors born in Chile, Evelyn Ankers ranks 6Before her are Pedro Pascal (1975), Valentina Vargas (1964), Cote de Pablo (1979), Leonor Varela (1972), and Alfredo Castro (1955). After her are Paulina García (1960), Cristián de la Fuente (1974), Lorenza Izzo (1989), and Daniela Vega (1989).

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