Gloria Swanson

1899 - 1983

Gloria Swanson

Gloria May Josephine Swanson (March 27, 1899 – April 4, 1983) was an American actress and producer. She starred in dozens of silent films and was nominated three times for an Academy Award as Best Actress. She was born in Chicago and raised in a military family that moved from base to base. Her school girl crush on Essanay Studios actor Francis X. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gloria Swanson has received more than 2,399,699 page views. Her biography is available in 59 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 446th most popular actor.

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  • 2.4M

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  • 61.41

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  • 59

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.91

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.28

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Gloria Swanson ranks 442 out of 8,832Before her are Jamie Lee Curtis, Pierre Brice, Christian Bale, Tobin Bell, Alida Valli, and Sally Field. After her are Elizabeth Montgomery, Halle Berry, Joan Collins, Raquel Welch, Adam Sandler, and Helmut Berger.

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Among people born in 1899, Gloria Swanson ranks 35Before her are Max Theiler, George Cukor, Alfred Schütz, John Hasbrouck Van Vleck, Fritz Albert Lipmann, and Georg von Békésy. After her are Emma Morano, Gustav Heinemann, Sobhuza II, Ferhat Abbas, Chang Myon, and Jean Moulin. Among people deceased in 1983, Gloria Swanson ranks 26Before her are John Fante, George Cukor, Alfred Tarski, Aleksandar Ranković, Ulf von Euler, and Luis Monti. After her are Anna Seghers, Mercè Rodoreda, George Balanchine, Robert Aldrich, Haldan Keffer Hartline, and Prince Charles, Count of Flanders.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Gloria Swanson ranks 903 out of 12,171Before her are Richard Rorty (1931), Valerie Solanas (1936), Jonas Salk (1914), Tobin Bell (1942), George Carlin (1937), and Sally Field (1946). After her are Carl Lewis (1961), Elizabeth Montgomery (1933), Bill de Blasio (1961), Glenn T. Seaborg (1912), Halle Berry (1966), and Edward Tatum (1909).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Gloria Swanson ranks 231Before her are Guy Williams (1924), Edward Norton (1969), John Belushi (1949), Jamie Lee Curtis (1958), Tobin Bell (1942), and Sally Field (1946). After her are Elizabeth Montgomery (1933), Halle Berry (1966), Raquel Welch (1940), Adam Sandler (1966), Adam West (1928), and Douglas Fairbanks (1883).