Marcia Wallace

1942 - 2013

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Marcia Karen Wallace (November 1, 1942 – October 25, 2013) was an American actress and comedian, primarily known for her roles on sitcoms. She is best known for her roles as receptionist Carol Kester on the 1970s sitcom The Bob Newhart Show, Mrs. Carruthers on Full House, and as the voice of elementary school teacher Edna Krabappel on the animated series The Simpsons, for which she won an Emmy in 1992. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marcia Wallace has received more than 2,454,030 page views. Her biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Marcia Wallace is the 3,867th most popular actor (down from 3,703rd in 2019), the 5,775th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,637th in 2019) and the 1,746th most popular American Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.5M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.41

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 39

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.01

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.33

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Marcia Wallaces by language

Over the past year Marcia Wallace has had the most page views in the with 280,147 views, followed by Spanish (9,308), and German (7,111). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Simple English (32.12%), Turkish (30.67%), and Russian (0.76%)


Among actors, Marcia Wallace ranks 3,867 out of 13,578Before her are Noah Wyle, James Robertson Justice, Klausjürgen Wussow, Mary Wickes, David Spade, and Laura Hope Crews. After her are Olivier Marchal, Anna Kashfi, Rooney Mara, Anthony Andrews, Krista Allen, and Ewa Aulin.

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Among people born in 1942, Marcia Wallace ranks 395Before her are Tammy Faye Messner, Galina Kulakova, Uğur Mumcu, Mike Resnick, Gérard Pirès, and Rubén Salazar Gómez. After her are Želimir Žilnik, Marty Balin, Osman Nuri Topbaş, Dobromir Zhechev, Joe Lieberman, and Gualtiero Bassetti. Among people deceased in 2013, Marcia Wallace ranks 281Before her are Vincenzo Cerami, Diane Disney Miller, Antonio Roma, Ramon Dekkers, Vivi Bach, and Miguel Poblet. After her are Kenneth Appel, Michel Brault, Paolo Soleri, Helen Thomas, Harold Agnew, and John Thomas.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Marcia Wallace ranks 5,775 out of 20,380Before her are David Spade (1964), Helen Prejean (1939), Laura Hope Crews (1879), George Pickett (1825), Frederic Rzewski (1938), and Wesley Clair Mitchell (1874). After her are Jean Shiley (1911), Rooney Mara (1985), Florence Bascom (1862), Jennifer Capriati (1976), Godfrey Reggio (1940), and Kenneth Appel (1932).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Marcia Wallace ranks 1,746Before her are Michael Dorn (1952), Florence Lee (1888), Noah Wyle (1971), Mary Wickes (1910), David Spade (1964), and Laura Hope Crews (1879). After her are Rooney Mara (1985), Krista Allen (1971), Dick Powell (1904), Van Johnson (1916), Josh Hutcherson (1992), and Josh Lucas (1971).

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