Margaret Dumont

1882 - 1965

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Margaret Dumont (October 20, 1882 – March 6, 1965) was an American stage and film actress. She is best remembered as the comic foil to the Marx Brothers in seven of their films. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Margaret Dumont has received more than 455,455 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Margaret Dumont is the 4,064th most popular actor (down from 2,752nd in 2019), the 6,329th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,521st in 2019) and the 1,990th most popular American Actor.

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  • 21

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  • 2.32

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  • 3.52

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Among actors, Margaret Dumont ranks 4,064 out of 10,030Before her are Tommy Cooper, Katalin Karády, Russell Brand, Romi Park, James Corden, and Rick Yune. After her are Wendy O. Williams, Topher Grace, Lupita Nyong'o, Sofia Boutella, Michael Rosenbaum, and Kristin Kreuk.

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Among people born in 1882, Margaret Dumont ranks 182Before her are Aristarkh Lentulov, Walter Jakobsson, Ernestas Galvanauskas, Jenő Fuchs, Aleksander Skrzyński, and Leonard Meredith. After her are Maurice Peeters, Adrianus de Jong, Edwin Barclay, Harold D. Babcock, Hernando Siles Reyes, and Henri Anspach. Among people deceased in 1965, Margaret Dumont ranks 140Before her are Charles Sheeler, Sonja Graf, Louise Dresser, Frederick Browning, Harry Crerar, and Urho Castrén. After her are František Langer, Constance Bennett, Erik Abrahamsson, Marion Jones Farquhar, Albert Gutterson, and Eric Backman.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Margaret Dumont ranks 6,329 out of 15,968Before her are Chad Channing (1967), Rush Limbaugh (1951), Ransom E. Olds (1864), Eugene McCarthy (1916), Glenn Medeiros (1970), and Rick Yune (1971). After her are Wendy O. Williams (1949), Graham Allison (1940), David Hungate (1948), Topher Grace (1978), Nathan East (1955), and Oscar Pettiford (1922).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Margaret Dumont ranks 1,990Before her are Renee O'Connor (1971), Katharine Houghton (1945), John Spencer (1946), Peter Greene (1965), Jean Stapleton (1923), and Rick Yune (1971). After her are Wendy O. Williams (1949), Topher Grace (1978), Michael Rosenbaum (1972), Cassandra Peterson (1951), Marla Gibbs (1931), and Ruth Brown (1928).

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