Martha Scott

1912 - 2003

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Martha Ellen Scott (September 22, 1912 – May 28, 2003) was an American actress. She was featured in major films such as Cecil B. DeMille's The Ten Commandments (1956), and William Wyler's Ben-Hur (1959), playing the mother of Charlton Heston's character in both films. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Martha Scott has received more than 681,635 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Martha Scott is the 1,500th most popular actor (down from 1,281st in 2019), the 2,580th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,335th in 2019) and the 729th most popular Actor.

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  • 680k

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  • 55.22

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.38

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.58

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Martha Scott ranks 1,500 out of 9,996Before her are Edward Herrmann, Patricia Arquette, Arthur Kennedy, Bill Duke, John Hillerman, and Ralph Waite. After her are Jeffrey Hunter, Jeffrey Wright, Pauley Perrette, Allan Edwall, Leslie Easterbrook, and Diane Ladd.

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Among people born in 1912, Martha Scott ranks 115Before her are Salah al-Din al-Bitar, Marcel Camus, Joachim Schepke, Nancy Wake, Kaneto Shindo, and Domingos da Guia. After her are Feroze Gandhi, David Packard, Isidro Lángara, Gil Evans, Thorbjørn Egner, and Wendy Hiller. Among people deceased in 2003, Martha Scott ranks 85Before her are Rik Van Steenbergen, André Claveau, Rubén González, David Hemmings, Mohammed Dib, and Johanna Budwig. After her are Maurice Pialat, Janko Bobetko, Mohamed Choukri, Gertrude Ederle, Sébastien Japrisot, and Miloš Milutinović.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Martha Scott ranks 2,580 out of 18,182Before her are Claire Lee Chennault (1890), Arthur Kennedy (1914), Bill Duke (1943), John Hillerman (1932), Don Rickles (1926), and Ralph Waite (1928). After her are Jeffrey Hunter (1926), Carl Sandburg (1878), Jeffrey Wright (1965), Garrett Morgan (1877), Donald P. Bellisario (1935), and Pauley Perrette (1969).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Martha Scott ranks 729Before her are Edward Herrmann (1943), Patricia Arquette (1968), Arthur Kennedy (1914), Bill Duke (1943), John Hillerman (1932), and Ralph Waite (1928). After her are Jeffrey Hunter (1926), Jeffrey Wright (1965), Pauley Perrette (1969), Leslie Easterbrook (1949), Diane Ladd (1935), and Lorraine Bracco (1954).

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