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Marion Ramsey

1947 - 2021

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Marion Ramsey (May 10, 1947 – January 7, 2021) was an American actress and singer. She was a regular on the series Cos but is best known for her role as the soft-spoken Officer Laverne Hooks in the Police Academy series. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marion Ramsey has received more than 1,281,266 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Marion Ramsey is the 1,013th most popular actor (up from 2,605th in 2019), the 1,823rd most popular biography from United States (up from 4,268th in 2019) and the 497th most popular American Actor.

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  • 1.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.05

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.81

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.31

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Marion Ramsey ranks 1,013 out of 9,996Before her are Henry Bergman, Paolo Villaggio, Olivia Hussey, Michel Serrault, David Schwimmer, and Mark Blum. After her are Eddie Constantine, Frances Conroy, Valentina Cortese, Kirsten Dunst, Lily Tomlin, and Jan-Michael Vincent.

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Among people born in 1947, Marion Ramsey ranks 95Before her are Rod Evans, Anne Wiazemsky, Mitt Romney, Ian Anderson, Joe Mantegna, and Klaus Schulze. After her are Barbara Bach, Edward James Olmos, Ry Cooder, Jerzy Popiełuszko, Youn Yuh-jung, and Kazimierz Deyna. Among people deceased in 2021, Marion Ramsey ranks 114Before her are Christa Ludwig, Kurt Westergaard, Toshihide Maskawa, Nino Castelnuovo, Stephen Sondheim, and Djivan Gasparyan. After her are Kenneth Kaunda, Franco Battiato, Christian Boltanski, Jimmy Greaves, Lee "Scratch" Perry, and Dusty Hill.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Marion Ramsey ranks 1,823 out of 18,182Before her are Joe Mantegna (1947), Henry Bergman (1868), Paul Desmond (1924), Clement Greenberg (1909), David Schwimmer (1966), and Mark Blum (1950). After her are George Smith (1941), Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. (1915), Nathan Rosen (1909), Antony Blinken (1962), Eddie Constantine (1913), and Phil Knight (1938).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Marion Ramsey ranks 497Before her are Ralph Macchio (1961), Lucy Liu (1968), Joe Mantegna (1947), Henry Bergman (1868), David Schwimmer (1966), and Mark Blum (1950). After her are Eddie Constantine (1913), Frances Conroy (1953), Kirsten Dunst (1982), Lily Tomlin (1939), Jan-Michael Vincent (1944), and Barbara Bach (1947).

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