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Gladys Cooper

1888 - 1971

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Dame Gladys Constance Cooper, (18 December 1888 – 17 November 1971) was an English actress, theatrical manager and producer, whose career spanned seven decades on stage, in films and on television. Beginning as a teenager in Edwardian musical comedy and pantomime, she starred in dramatic roles and silent films before the First World War. She managed the Playhouse Theatre from 1917 to 1934, where she starred in many roles. From the early 1920s Cooper won praise in plays by W. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gladys Cooper has received more than 931,608 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Gladys Cooper is the 2,982nd most popular actor (up from 3,018th in 2019), the 2,606th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,678th in 2019) and the 371st most popular British Actor.

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  • 33

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  • 4.59

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Among actors, Gladys Cooper ranks 2,982 out of 9,996Before her are Bill Irwin, Gad Elmaleh, Gustav Knuth, Richard Belzer, Clarence Nash, and Laurent Terzieff. After her are Fan Bingbing, Adrienne Barbeau, Jeremy Bulloch, Gisèle Casadesus, Yvonne Strahovski, and John Marley.

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Among people born in 1888, Gladys Cooper ranks 138Before her are Vladimir Baranov-Rossine, Bruce Fraser, 1st Baron Fraser of North Cape, Toyohiko Kagawa, Anna Q. Nilsson, Sydney Chapman, and Kaarel Eenpalu. After her are Jinichi Kusaka, Harry Crerar, Gustaf Molander, Kakutsa Cholokashvili, Irving Cummings, and Cathleen Nesbitt. Among people deceased in 1971, Gladys Cooper ranks 116Before her are Maguba Syrtlanova, William F. Albright, Hiratsuka Raichō, Wasfi Tal, Lester Germer, and Bobby Jones. After her are Kathleen Lonsdale, Paruyr Sevak, Harald Öhquist, Richard Montague, Bengt Ekerot, and Wynton Kelly.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Gladys Cooper ranks 2,606 out of 7,765Before her are Nobby Stiles (1942), Gertrude Jekyll (1843), Catherine of York (1479), Venetia Burney (1918), Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon (1609), and John Wilkes (1725). After her are Jeremy Bulloch (1945), Ralph Abercromby (1734), Sergey Kapitsa (1928), Amanda Tapping (1965), Rory McCann (1969), and Harry Seeley (1839).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Gladys Cooper ranks 371Before her are Siân Phillips (1933), Olivia Williams (1968), Ellen Terry (1847), Simon MacCorkindale (1952), Warwick Davis (1970), and Richard Bremmer (1953). After her are Jeremy Bulloch (1945), Amanda Tapping (1965), Rory McCann (1969), Alan Young (1919), Sam Claflin (1986), and Julian Sands (1958).

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