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Maria Riva

1924 - Today

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Maria Elisabeth Riva (née Sieber; born December 13, 1924) is a German-born American actress. She worked on television at CBS in the 1950s, becoming one of the first stars of early kinescope-era television. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maria Riva has received more than 1,272,976 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Maria Riva is the 1,294th most popular actor, the 1,852nd most popular biography from Germany and the 38th most popular German Actor.

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  • 1.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 56.26

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.73

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Maria Riva ranks 1,294 out of 9,996Before her are Geraldine Page, Estelle Getty, Kate Jackson, Lena Headey, Verónica Castro, and William Dieterle. After her are Emily Watson, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Brigitte Fossey, Emmanuelle Seigner, Tuncel Kurtiz, and Alain Cuny.

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Among people born in 1924, Maria Riva ranks 107Before her are Pat Hingle, Georg Ratzinger, Jacques Vergès, Machiko Kyō, Neville Marriner, and Geraldine Page. After her are Tatiana Nikolayeva, Charlie Munger, Bud Powell, Danielle Mitterrand, Daniel arap Moi, and Walter Gotell.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Maria Riva ranks 1,852 out of 6,142Before her are William, Duke of Brunswick (1806), Guillermo Kahlo (1871), Fritz Witt (1908), William Dieterle (1893), Frederick William, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1771), and Reinhard Keiser (1674). After her are Princess Henriette of Nassau-Weilburg (1780), Ernst Moritz Arndt (1769), Fritz Fischer (1912), Jürgen Moltmann (1926), Barbara of Brandenburg (1464), and Theodor Nöldeke (1836).

Among ACTORS In Germany

Among actors born in Germany, Maria Riva ranks 38Before her are Christiane F. (1962), Kurt Gerron (1897), Conrad Veidt (1893), Ernst Busch (1900), Erdoğan Atalay (1966), and William Dieterle (1893). After her are Otto Sander (1941), Walter Gotell (1924), Rachel Félix (1821), Barbara Sukowa (1950), Martin Lawrence (1965), and Uta Hagen (1919).

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