Helen Hayes

1900 - 1993

Helen Hayes

Helen Hayes MacArthur (née Brown; October 10, 1900 – March 17, 1993) was an American actress whose career spanned 80 years. She eventually received the nickname "First Lady of American Theatre" and was one of 15 people who have won an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony Award (an EGOT). Hayes also received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, America's highest civilian honor, from President Ronald Reagan in 1986. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Helen Hayes has received more than 1,384,942 page views. Her biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 895th most popular actor.

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  • 53

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  • 5.40

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Helen Hayes ranks 889 out of 8,832Before her are Eric Bana, Lily Tomlin, Dana Elcar, Richard Jenkins, David Schwimmer, and Geneviève Bujold. After her are Billy Crystal, Hervé Villechaize, Lloyd Bridges, Kristin Scott Thomas, Kathryn Joosten, and Eleanor Parker.

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Among people born in 1900, Helen Hayes ranks 65Before her are Jiro Miyake, William Heinesen, Ignazio Silone, Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin, Raphael Lemkin, and Rudolf Diels. After her are Mahavatar Babaji, George Uhlenbeck, Joseph Needham, Karin Boye, Herbert Bayer, and Robert Desnos. Among people deceased in 1993, Helen Hayes ranks 50Before her are Kakuei Tanaka, Stewart Granger, Horia Sima, River Phoenix, Nina Berberova, and György Sárosi. After her are Hervé Villechaize, C. Northcote Parkinson, Ishirō Honda, Leonid Gaidai, E. P. Thompson, and Don Ameche.

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Among people born in United States, Helen Hayes ranks 1,708 out of 12,171Before her are Dana Elcar (1927), Richard Jenkins (1947), Philip José Farmer (1918), Roy O. Disney (1893), David Schwimmer (1966), and Larry Page (1973). After her are Frank Bunker Gilbreth Sr. (1868), Temple Grandin (1947), Chuck Yeager (1923), Billy Crystal (1948), Chris Kyle (1974), and Ed McBain (1926).