Frances de la Tour

1944 - Today

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Frances J. de Lautour (born 30 July 1944), better known as Frances de la Tour, is an English actress. She is known for her role as Miss Ruth Jones in the television sitcom Rising Damp from 1974 until 1978. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frances de la Tour has received more than 2,659,390 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Frances de la Tour is the 1,660th most popular actor (up from 1,877th in 2019), the 1,758th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,969th in 2019) and the 225th most popular British Actor.

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  • 2.7M

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  • 64.54

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.42

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.32

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Frances de la Tour ranks 1,660 out of 10,030Before her are Dorothy Gibson, Bill Duke, Massimo Troisi, Tony Jaa, Elizabeth McGovern, and Daliah Lavi. After her are Charles Napier, Lupe Vélez, Divine, Luis Mariano, Stefanie Powers, and Trevor Howard.

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Among people born in 1944, Frances de la Tour ranks 184Before her are Ayad Allawi, Adrian Smith, Taylor Hackford, Arnon Milchan, Christian Boltanski, and Marc Ouellet. After her are Patrick Sercu, Pierre Deligne, James Michel, Candy Darling, Michael Rosbash, and Brenda Lee.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Frances de la Tour ranks 1,758 out of 6,924Before her are Nevil Shute (1899), John Watson (1946), Samuel Smiles (1812), Thomas Cavalier-Smith (1942), Tobias Smollett (1721), and Glenn Murcutt (1936). After her are Anne Lister (1791), Sidney Webb, 1st Baron Passfield (1859), Trevor Howard (1913), Lionel Robbins (1898), Malo (487), and Cathy Berberian (1925).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Frances de la Tour ranks 225Before her are James Fox (1939), Tom Hiddleston (1981), Paul Bettany (1971), Paul Scofield (1922), John Hannah (1962), and Emily Blunt (1983). After her are Trevor Howard (1913), Eric Campbell (1880), Lynn Redgrave (1943), Tom Ellis (1978), Nell Gwyn (1650), and Miranda Richardson (1958).

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