Kay Kendall

1927 - 1959

Kay Kendall

Kay Kendall (21 May 1927 – 6 September 1959) was an English actress and comedienne. She began her film career in the musical film London Town (1946). Although the film was a financial failure, Kendall continued to work regularly until her appearance in the comedy film Genevieve (1953) brought her widespread recognition. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kay Kendall has received more than 574,545 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 3,949th most popular actor.

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  • 570k

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  • 43.69

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.99

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Kay Kendall ranks 3,921 out of 8,832Before her are Agnez Mo, Aksel Hennie, Lupita Nyong'o, Clotilde Courau, Archie Panjabi, and Maura Tierney. After her are Titus Welliver, Bernadette Peters, Ken Leung, Alexandra Paul, Dave Franco, and Nana Patekar.

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Among people born in 1927, Kay Kendall ranks 252Before her are Carmen Zapata, George O. Abell, McLean Stevenson, Charles Jarrott, József Sákovics, and Robert Alt. After her are Edmund Szoka, Lisa Lu, David Padilla, José Azcona del Hoyo, David Dinkins, and John Kander. Among people deceased in 1959, Kay Kendall ranks 131Before her are Vitaly Bianki, Jean Grémillon, Ivor Bueb, Blind Willie McTell, Jerry Unser Jr., and Guillermo Riveros. After her are Una O'Connor, Boris Lavrenyov, Apsley Cherry-Garrard, George Amick, Edith Clarke, and Stanley Spencer.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Kay Kendall ranks 3,198 out of 5,347Before her are Beth Gibbons (1965), Archie Panjabi (1972), Pete Doherty (1979), Joe Mercer (1914), Siouxsie Sioux (1957), and Maxim (1967). After her are Charles Robert Cockerell (1788), Mick Jones (1955), Martin Gilbert (1936), Centwine of Wessex (643), Benjamin Robins (1707), and Hugh Falconer (1808).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Kay Kendall ranks 485Before her are Lily James (1989), John Callen (null), Gabrielle Anwar (1970), Jason Connery (1963), Susan George (1950), and Archie Panjabi (1972). After her are Sam Riley (1980), Jenny Agutter (1952), Ed Skrein (1983), Michael Crawford (1942), Janet McTeer (1961), and Anna Massey (1937).