Lilli Palmer

1914 - 1986

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Lilli Palmer (German: [ˈlɪ.li ˈpal.mɐ] ; born Lilli Marie Peiser; 24 May 1914 – 27 January 1986) was a German actress and writer. After beginning her career in British films in the 1930s, she would later transition to major Hollywood productions, earning a Golden Globe Award nomination for her performance in But Not for Me (1959). Other notable roles include in the comedy The Pleasure of His Company (1961), the Spanish horror film The House That Screamed (1969), and in the miniseries Peter the Great (1986), which earned her another Golden Globe Award nomination. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lilli Palmer has received more than 1,334,816 page views. Her biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Lilli Palmer is the 867th most popular actor (up from 934th in 2019), the 281st most popular biography from Poland (up from 1,399th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Polish Actor.

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  • 35

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  • 4.25

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  • 3.35

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Lilli Palmer ranks 867 out of 13,578Before her are Jan-Michael Vincent, Mike Myers, Jacques Charrier, Christiane F., Britt Ekland, and Dominique Sanda. After her are Helen Hunt, Silvana Armenulić, Peter Lorre, Marty Feldman, Frank Langella, and Michael Dudikoff.

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Among people born in 1914, Lilli Palmer ranks 61Before her are Shapour Bakhtiar, Akira Nozawa, James Van Allen, Francisco da Costa Gomes, Creighton Abrams, and Mario Bava. After her are Rafael Kubelík, Kurt Franz, Jackie Coogan, Jan Karski, Carlo Maria Giulini, and Achille Compagnoni. Among people deceased in 1986, Lilli Palmer ranks 55Before her are Vincente Minnelli, Juan Rulfo, Michel de Certeau, Serge Lifar, Theodor Busse, and Gusztáv Sebes. After her are Marcel Dassault, Raymond Loewy, Ferdinand Daučík, Donna Reed, Sterling Hayden, and Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Lilli Palmer ranks 281 out of 1,694Before her are Hermann Schwarz (1843), Johannes Zukertort (1842), Leszek the White (1186), Ryszard Kaczorowski (1919), Sylvius Leopold Weiss (1687), and Kazimierz Kuratowski (1896). After her are Dieter Wisliceny (1911), Stanisława Walasiewicz (1911), Henry the Bearded (1163), Moïse Kisling (1891), Jan Baudouin de Courtenay (1845), and Siemomysł (922).

Among ACTORS In Poland

Among actors born in Poland, Lilli Palmer ranks 4Before her are Klaus Kinski (1926), Pola Negri (1897), and Hanna Schygulla (1943). After her are Daniel Olbrychski (1945), Tommy Wiseau (1955), Barbara Brylska (1941), Anny Ondra (1903), Dita Parlo (1906), Aleksander Krupa (1947), Paul Wegener (1874), and Beata Tyszkiewicz (1938).

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