Loretta Young

1913 - 2000

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Loretta Young (born Gretchen Young; January 6, 1913 – August 12, 2000) was an American actress. Starting as a child actress, she had a long and varied career in film from 1917 to 1953. She won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in the film The Farmer's Daughter (1947), and received her second Academy Award nomination for her role in Come to the Stable (1949). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Loretta Young has received more than 3,577,337 page views. Her biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Loretta Young is the 865th most popular actor (up from 916th in 2019), the 1,611th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,761st in 2019) and the 428th most popular American Actor.

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Among actors, Loretta Young ranks 865 out of 10,030Before her are David Caruso, Francisco Rabal, Marthe Keller, Harold Ramis, Grace Zabriskie, and Lea Massari. After her are Hildegard Knef, Emilio Estevez, Tobey Maguire, Andy Serkis, Diana Douglas, and Herbert Lom.

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Among people born in 1913, Loretta Young ranks 69Before her are Xi Zhongxun, Stanley Kramer, Mickey Cohen, Stewart Granger, Nicolás Gómez Dávila, and Lloyd Bridges. After her are Tito Gobbi, Alan Ladd, Benjamin Bloom, Heinz Linge, Alexander Pokryshkin, and Eddie Constantine. Among people deceased in 2000, Loretta Young ranks 52Before her are Merton Miller, Friedrich Gulda, Petar Mladenov, Jan Karski, A. E. van Vogt, and Takashi Kano. After her are Barbara Cartland, Lazar Koliševski, Yasuo Suzuki, Akira Nozawa, Keizō Obuchi, and Anatoly Sobchak.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Loretta Young ranks 1,611 out of 15,968Before her are Charles G. Dawes (1865), Ornette Coleman (1930), John Backus (1924), Burt Bacharach (1928), Harold Ramis (1944), and Grace Zabriskie (1941). After her are Emilio Estevez (1962), Woody Guthrie (1912), Tobey Maguire (1975), Donna Haraway (1944), James Ellroy (1948), and James Irwin (1930).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Loretta Young ranks 428Before her are Carroll Baker (1931), Lloyd Bridges (1913), Joseph Cotten (1905), David Caruso (1956), Harold Ramis (1944), and Grace Zabriskie (1941). After her are Emilio Estevez (1962), Tobey Maguire (1975), Josh Brolin (1968), Marcheline Bertrand (1950), Daniel Davis (1945), and Alicia Rhett (1915).

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