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Frances Conroy

1953 - Today

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Frances Hardman Conroy is an American actress. She is best known for playing Ruth Fisher on the television series Six Feet Under (2001–2005), for which she won a Golden Globe and three Screen Actors Guild Awards, and received four Primetime Emmy Awards nominations for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series. She is also known for playing the older version of Moira O'Hara in season one of the television anthology series American Horror Story, which garnered Conroy her first Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress on Television nomination, and as well a Primetime Emmy Awards nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frances Conroy has received more than 6,101,469 page views. Her biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Frances Conroy is the 1,015th most popular actor (down from 986th in 2019), the 1,831st most popular biography from United States (up from 1,849th in 2019) and the 499th most popular American Actor.

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  • 6.1M

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  • 58.02

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 37

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.24

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.77

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Frances Conroy ranks 1,015 out of 9,996Before her are Olivia Hussey, Michel Serrault, David Schwimmer, Mark Blum, Marion Ramsey, and Eddie Constantine. After her are Valentina Cortese, Kirsten Dunst, Lily Tomlin, Jan-Michael Vincent, Barbara Bach, and Tomas Milian.

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Among people born in 1953, Frances Conroy ranks 64Before her are Kristalina Georgieva, José María Aznar, Tony Shalhoub, Alan Moore, Kate Capshaw, and Sergei Ivanov. After her are Cha Bum-kun, Rick Moranis, Jadranka Kosor, Tchéky Karyo, Libuše Šafránková, and Gaetano Scirea.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Frances Conroy ranks 1,831 out of 18,182Before her are Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. (1915), Nathan Rosen (1909), Antony Blinken (1962), Eddie Constantine (1913), Phil Knight (1938), and Tobe Hooper (1943). After her are Dorothy Parker (1893), Gary Ridgway (1949), George Roy Hill (1921), Bess Truman (1885), Woody Guthrie (1912), and Kirsten Dunst (1982).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Frances Conroy ranks 499Before her are Joe Mantegna (1947), Henry Bergman (1868), David Schwimmer (1966), Mark Blum (1950), Marion Ramsey (1947), and Eddie Constantine (1913). After her are Kirsten Dunst (1982), Lily Tomlin (1939), Jan-Michael Vincent (1944), Barbara Bach (1947), Theda Bara (1885), and Edward James Olmos (1947).

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