Lilia Skala

1896 - 1994

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Lilia Skala (née Sofer; 28 November 1896 – 18 December 1994) was an Austrian-American architect and actress. She is perhaps best known for her role in the film Lilies of the Field (1963), for which she received critical acclaim and an Academy Award nomination. During her career, Skala was also nominated for two Golden Globe Awards and a Primetime Emmy Award. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lilia Skala has received more than 211,223 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Lilia Skala is the 3,143rd most popular actor (down from 2,692nd in 2019), the 672nd most popular biography from Austria and the 29th most popular Austrian Actor.

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Among actors, Lilia Skala ranks 3,143 out of 10,030Before her are Phil Hartman, Frédéric Mitterrand, Ali Larter, Karl Markovics, Alain Souchon, and Moira Orfei. After her are Casper Van Dien, Jessica Harper, Vijay, Kai, Carol Burnett, and John Diehl.

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Among people born in 1896, Lilia Skala ranks 152Before her are Jessie Royce Landis, D. R. Bendre, Árpád Weisz, Gerardo Diego, George Burns, and Ivan Merz. After her are Dodie Smith, Esteban Canal, Barbara La Marr, Vasily Gordov, Friedrich Waismann, and Roger Sessions. Among people deceased in 1994, Lilia Skala ranks 185Before her are Albert Shesternyov, Robert Jungk, Nicky Hopkins, Willem Jacob Luyten, Dmitri Ivanenko, and Arnold Badjou. After her are Givi Chokheli, Fernando de Santiago, Russell Kirk, Ladislav Mňačko, Sigmund Ruud, and Severino Minelli.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Lilia Skala ranks 672 out of 1,075Before her are Maria Lassnig (1919), Anton Schall (1907), Rodolphe Hiden (1909), Ernst Rüdiger Starhemberg (1899), Karl Markovics (1963), and Franz Klammer (1953). After her are Annemarie Moser-Pröll (1953), David Alaba (1992), Wilhelm Hahnemann (1914), Rudolf Krčil (1906), Hermann Maier (1972), and Rudolph Schindler (1887).

Among ACTORS In Austria

Among actors born in Austria, Lilia Skala ranks 29Before her are Ferdinand Marian (1902), Fritz Kortner (1892), Joseph Schildkraut (1896), Theodore Bikel (1924), Liane Haid (1895), and Karl Markovics (1963). After her are Paula Wessely (1907), O. W. Fischer (1915), Monica Bleibtreu (1944), Dietmar Schönherr (1926), Hans Moser (1880), and Willi Forst (1903).

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