Lynn Fontanne

1887 - 1983

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Lynn Fontanne (; 6 December 1887 – 30 July 1983) was a British actress. She teamed with her husband, Alfred Lunt. Lunt and Fontanne were given special Tony Awards in 1970. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lynn Fontanne has received more than 198,907 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Lynn Fontanne is the 6,645th most popular actor (down from 5,721st in 2019), the 4,743rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,927th in 2019) and the 796th most popular British Actor.

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  • 53.38

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  • 23

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  • 1.75

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  • 4.01

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Among actors, Lynn Fontanne ranks 6,645 out of 10,030Before her are Evelyn Venable, Han Ye-seul, Deborah Ann Woll, Finn Wittrock, Charles Lane, and Jung Hae-in. After her are Óscar Jaenada, Jed Brophy, Antonia Thomas, Judith Barsi, Barry Watson, and Marguerite MacIntyre.

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Among people born in 1887, Lynn Fontanne ranks 215Before her are Emilio Lunghi, Joseph Plunkett, Victor d'Arcy, Clive Brook, Roland Young, and Harry Hines Woodring. After her are Monte Blue, William Frawley, and Raymond Hatton. Among people deceased in 1983, Lynn Fontanne ranks 206Before her are Walter Slezak, Pedro Quartucci, Kai Winding, Frank Forde, William Demarest, and Keith Holyoake. After her are Henry M. Jackson, Harish-Chandra, Alice White, Ruby Myers, and Julio Rosales.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Lynn Fontanne ranks 4,743 out of 6,924Before her are Alan Sugar (1947), Marcus Rashford (1997), Shaun Wright-Phillips (1981), Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (1993), Shaun Murphy (1982), and James Wordie (1889). After her are Antonia Thomas (1986), Mark Clattenburg (1975), Trevor Brooking (1948), Alastair Reynolds (1966), Louise Brealey (1979), and Tony Crook (1920).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Lynn Fontanne ranks 796Before her are Michael Kitchen (1948), Juliet Stevenson (1956), Georgie Henley (1995), Max Irons (1985), John McEnery (1943), and Alice Evans (1971). After her are Antonia Thomas (1986), Louise Brealey (1979), Tulisa (1988), Carole Ann Ford (1940), Paddy Considine (1973), and Jamie Bamber (1973).

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