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 in television situation comedies. 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 1,617,157 page views. Her biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia. Marcia Wallace is the 3,222nd most popular actor (down from 2,635th in 2019), the 5,137th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,365th in 2019) and the 1,576th most popular American Actor.

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  • 36

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  • 1.98

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  • 5.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Marcia Wallace ranks 3,222 out of 10,030Before her are Mala Sinha, Ethel Merman, Melinda Culea, Michael Dorn, Néstor Carbonell, and Siân Phillips. After her are Ingeborga Dapkūnaitė, Wayne Rogers, Madge Sinclair, Melinda Dillon, Jason Flemyng, and Mariel Hemingway.

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Among people born in 1942, Marcia Wallace ranks 319Before her are Anneke Grönloh, Ricardo Ezzati Andrello, Chantal Goya, Eduard Markarov, Ichirō Ozawa, and Fatma Girik. After her are Galina Kulakova, Bo Hopkins, Norberto Rivera Carrera, Tomasz Stańko, Michael Eisner, and C. J. Cherryh. Among people deceased in 2013, Marcia Wallace ranks 256Before her are Tommy Morrison, Anthony Caro, Zhuang Zedong, Viktor Tsybulenko, Giovanni Cheli, and John Thomas. After her are Vincenzo Cerami, Antonio Roma, Ladislav Pavlovič, Ramon Dekkers, Nadezhda Popova, and Vladimir Yengibaryan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Marcia Wallace ranks 5,137 out of 15,968Before her are Irving Wallace (1916), Michael Dorn (1952), Alvan Clark (1804), Néstor Carbonell (1967), Stan Kenton (1911), and John Thomas (1941). After her are Saul Alinsky (1909), James Lipton (1926), Wayne Rogers (1933), Melinda Dillon (1939), Bob Kulick (1950), and Stephen A. Douglas (1813).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Marcia Wallace ranks 1,576Before her are Nancy Kelly (1921), Tony Todd (1954), Ethel Merman (1908), Melinda Culea (1955), Michael Dorn (1952), and Néstor Carbonell (1967). After her are Wayne Rogers (1933), Melinda Dillon (1939), Mariel Hemingway (1961), Barbara La Marr (1896), Carole Landis (1919), and Shelley Long (1949).

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