Jessica Tandy

1909 - 1994

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Jessie Alice Tandy (7 June 1909 – 11 September 1994) was a British-American actress. Tandy appeared in over 100 stage productions and had more than 60 roles in film and TV, receiving an Academy Award, four Tony Awards, a BAFTA, a Golden Globe Award, and a Primetime Emmy Award. She acted as Blanche DuBois in the original Broadway production of A Streetcar Named Desire in 1948. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jessica Tandy has received more than 3,230,312 page views. Her biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia. Jessica Tandy is the 522nd most popular actor (down from 458th in 2019), the 701st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 652nd in 2019) and the 80th most popular British Actor.

Jessica Tandy is most famous for her role as the mother in the movie "Driving Miss Daisy"

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Among actors, Jessica Tandy ranks 522 out of 10,030Before her are Pamela Anderson, Margot Robbie, Brandon Lee, Lisa Kudrow, Sydney Chaplin, and Frances McDormand. After her are Franco Columbu, Horst Tappert, Fanny Ardant, Joanne Woodward, John Forsythe, and William Fichtner.

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Among people born in 1909, Jessica Tandy ranks 30Before her are John Fante, Fred Perry, Marinus van der Lubbe, Magda Schneider, Souphanouvong, and Miep Gies. After her are Aleksandar Ranković, Leo Fender, Hélder Câmara, Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Oldřich Nejedlý, and Vicente Feola. Among people deceased in 1994, Jessica Tandy ranks 41Before her are Gian Maria Volonté, André Michel Lwoff, Raul Julia, Vladimir Ivashko, Roger Wolcott Sperry, and Jack Kirby. After her are Marija Gimbutas, Peter Cushing, Roland Ratzenberger, Pujie, Witold Lutosławski, and Julian Schwinger.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jessica Tandy ranks 701 out of 6,924Before her are Thomas Wolsey (1473), John Macleod (1876), Eric Burdon (1941), Ronald Fisher (1890), Judith of Flanders (844), and James Joseph Sylvester (1814). After her are William Pitt the Younger (1759), Edmund Tudor, 1st Earl of Richmond (1430), John Surtees (1934), Charles Vane (1680), H. L. A. Hart (1907), and Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn (1850).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Jessica Tandy ranks 80Before her are Emma, Lady Hamilton (1765), Jude Law (1972), Gerard Butler (1969), Richard Griffiths (1947), Bill Nighy (1949), and Christian Bale (1974). After her are John Rhys-Davies (1944), Naomi Watts (1968), Rex Harrison (1908), Terence Stamp (1938), Peter Cushing (1913), and Ray Milland (1907).

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