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 581,304 page views. Her biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Martha Scott is the 1,282nd most popular actor (up from 1,398th in 2019), the 2,336th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,540th in 2019) and the 637th most popular American Actor.

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  • 66.02

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  • 31

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  • 4.07

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  • 3.45

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Among actors, Martha Scott ranks 1,282 out of 10,030Before her are Jeff Daniels, Edwige Fenech, Volodymyr Zelensky, Lea Thompson, Jacques Feyder, and James Franco. After her are Dita Parlo, Akiko Wakabayashi, James Whitmore, Kiti Mánver, Eric McCormack, and Anne Ramsey.

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Among people born in 1912, Martha Scott ranks 101Before her are Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Philibert Tsiranana, Samuel Fuller, Gordon Gollob, Marcel Camus, and Chaïm Perelman. After her are Barbara W. Tuchman, Dinmukhamed Kunaev, Edmond Jabès, Joachim Schepke, Fernando Belaúnde Terry, and Louis Paul Boon. Among people deceased in 2003, Martha Scott ranks 76Before her are Michael Jeter, Rubén González, Alan Bates, Fritz Fischer, André Claveau, and Rik Van Steenbergen. After her are Prince Carl Bernadotte, Howard Fast, Guy Thys, Charles Berlitz, Donald O'Connor, and Mario Merz.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Martha Scott ranks 2,336 out of 15,968Before her are Jessica Biel (1982), Jeff Daniels (1955), Dorothea Tanning (1910), John Connally (1917), Lea Thompson (1961), and James Franco (1978). After her are Howard Martin Temin (1934), Dee Dee Ramone (1951), Dave Bautista (1969), Malcolm Glazer (1928), Marshall Sahlins (1930), and Frankie Valli (1934).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Martha Scott ranks 637Before her are Patricia Clarkson (1959), Teri Hatcher (1964), Jessica Biel (1982), Jeff Daniels (1955), Lea Thompson (1961), and James Franco (1978). After her are James Whitmore (1921), Anne Ramsey (1929), Jane Darwell (1879), Jessica Chastain (1977), Beverly D'Angelo (1951), and Richard Anderson (1926).

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