Ginger Rogers

1911 - 1995

Ginger Rogers

Ginger Rogers (born Virginia Katherine McMath; July 16, 1911 – April 25, 1995) was an American actress, dancer, and singer during the "Golden Age" of Hollywood and is often considered an American icon. She won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her starring role in Kitty Foyle (1940), but is best remembered for performing during the 1930s in RKO's musical films with Fred Astaire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ginger Rogers has received more than 3,863,065 page views. Her biography is available in 67 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 339th most popular actor.

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  • 3.9M

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  • 63.28

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  • 67

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.04

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Ginger Rogers ranks 336 out of 8,832Before her are Sophie Marceau, Matt Damon, Alan Arkin, Emmanuelle Riva, Emil Jannings, and Tilda Swinton. After her are Jayne Mansfield, Sammo Hung, Katie McGrath, Jean Simmons, Montgomery Clift, and Charles Laughton.

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Among people born in 1911, Ginger Rogers ranks 32Before her are Joseph Barbera, Wilhelm Mohnke, Max Frisch, L. Ron Hubbard, William Alfred Fowler, and Jules Dassin. After her are William Howard Stein, Odysseas Elytis, J. L. Austin, Jean Harlow, Bernard Katz, and Richard Baer. Among people deceased in 1995, Ginger Rogers ranks 22Before her are Donald Pleasence, Lana Turner, Fred Perry, Siad Barre, Aziz Nesin, and William Alfred Fowler. After her are Harold Wilson, Patricia Highsmith, Louis Malle, Teresa Teng, Ernest Walton, and Don Cherry.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ginger Rogers ranks 675 out of 12,171Before her are Angela Davis (1944), Matt Damon (1970), Joe DiMaggio (1914), Omar Bradley (1893), Alan Arkin (1934), and Sheldon Lee Glashow (1932). After her are Jayne Mansfield (1933), Margaret Hamilton (1936), Colin Powell (1937), James Hetfield (1963), Stephen Covey (1932), and William Saroyan (1908).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Ginger Rogers ranks 175Before her are Walter Matthau (1920), Rod Steiger (1925), Carrie Fisher (1956), F. Murray Abraham (1939), Matt Damon (1970), and Alan Arkin (1934). After her are Jayne Mansfield (1933), Montgomery Clift (1920), Pat Morita (1932), Ron Perlman (1950), James Earl Jones (1931), and Carole Lombard (1908).