Greer Garson

1904 - 1996

Greer Garson

Eileen Evelyn Greer Garson (29 September 1904 – 6 April 1996) was a British American actress and singer. She was a major star at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer popularized during the Second World War for her portrayal of strong women on the homefront; listed by the Motion Picture Herald as one of America's top-ten box office draws from 1942 to 1946.Garson received seven Academy Award nominations, including a record-tying five consecutive nominations (1941–45) in the Best Actress category, winning the award for her performance in the title role of the 1942 film Mrs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Greer Garson has received more than 1,801,453 page views. Her biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,122nd most popular actor.

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  • 1.8M

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  • 54.99

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  • 52

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.60

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Greer Garson ranks 1,113 out of 8,832Before her are Teri Hatcher, Néstor Almendros, Renato Salvatori, James Franco, Laura Gemser, and Mary McDonnell. After her are Stephen Fry, Emilio Estevez, Pietro Germi, Joan Allen, Jessica Alba, and Shohreh Aghdashloo.

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Among people born in 1904, Greer Garson ranks 83Before her are Joseph M. Juran, Ralph Bellamy, Georges Canguilhem, Valery Chkalov, Yevgenia Ginzburg, and Emilio Fernández. After her are Giuseppe Terragni, José Antonio Aguirre, Felix Nussbaum, Muhammad Najib ar-Ruba'i, Christopher Isherwood, and Leo Joseph Suenens. Among people deceased in 1996, Greer Garson ranks 76Before her are Robert, Archduke of Austria-Este, Michel Debré, Nicu Ceaușescu, Hans Blumenberg, Brigitte Helm, and Saul Bass. After her are Gerry Mulligan, Nguyễn Hữu Thọ, Spiro Agnew, María Casares, Karl Rappan, and Pavel Sudoplatov.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Greer Garson ranks 1,327 out of 5,347Before her are Max Mosley (1940), Guy Edwards (1942), Robert Cecil, 1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood (1864), Roger Hodgson (1950), Wayne Rooney (1985), and Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester (1900). After her are Edward Plunkett, 18th Baron of Dunsany (1878), Stephen Fry (1957), Ian Callaghan (1942), Henry Campbell-Bannerman (1836), Gareth Bale (1989), and Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle (1693).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Greer Garson ranks 169Before her are Roddy McDowall (1928), Anthony Daniels (1946), Robert Shaw (1927), Honor Blackman (1925), Martin Freeman (1971), and Brenda Blethyn (1946). After her are Stephen Fry (1957), James McAvoy (1979), Vinnie Jones (1965), Steven Berkoff (1937), Frank Oz (1944), and Ciarán Hinds (1953).