Hedda Hopper

1885 - 1966

Hedda Hopper

Hedda Hopper (born Elda Furry; May 2, 1885 – February 1, 1966) was an American gossip columnist and actress. At the height of her influence in the 1940s, her readership was 35 million. A strong supporter of the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC) hearings, Hopper named suspected communists and was a major proponent of the Hollywood blacklist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hedda Hopper has received more than 1,908,617 page views. Her biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 2,306th most popular actor.

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  • 1.9M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.15

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.18

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.28

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Hedda Hopper ranks 2,290 out of 8,832Before her are Rory McCann, Herman van Veen, Paul Wesley, Gisèle Casadesus, Stuart Wilson, and John C. McGinley. After her are Taylor Lautner, Paul Reiser, Peter Capaldi, Pedro Pascal, Peter Mensah, and Keenen Ivory Wayans.

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Among people born in 1885, Hedda Hopper ranks 111Before her are Anton Flettner, Tadeusz Kutrzeba, Wallace Beery, Louise Bryant, Egon Wellesz, and Ralph Rose. After her are Jóhannes Sveinsson Kjarval, John Curtin, Jerome Kern, Dora Pejačević, Alice Paul, and Paul Leni. Among people deceased in 1966, Hedda Hopper ranks 103Before her are Guillermo Gorostiza, Sutan Sjahrir, Philipp Frank, Courtney Hodges, Elio Vittorini, and John Taylor. After her are Dirk Brouwer, C. S. Forester, Erich Pommer, Arthur Waley, Elliot See, and Mississippi John Hurt.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Hedda Hopper ranks 3,826 out of 12,171Before her are Charles Best (1899), Red Auerbach (1917), Manny Ayulo (1921), Paul Wesley (1982), Richard Estes (1932), and John C. McGinley (1959). After her are Charley Paddock (1900), Virginia Dare (null), Scott Bradley (1891), Pat Boone (1934), Taylor Lautner (1992), and Yogi Berra (1925).