Mary Alice

1941 - Today

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Mary Alice Smith (born December 3, 1941) known professionally as Mary Alice, is an American film, television, and stage actress. Alice is known for her roles as Leticia "Lettie" Bostic on NBC's A Different World (1987–1989) and Effie Williams in the 1976 musical drama Sparkle. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary Alice has received more than 644,133 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Mary Alice is the 3,890th most popular actor (up from 4,792nd in 2019), the 6,078th most popular biography from United States and the 1,899th most popular American Actor.

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  • 640k

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  • 59.07

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.70

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.06

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Mary Alice ranks 3,890 out of 10,030Before her are Cote de Pablo, Edi Gathegi, Haley Joel Osment, Peggy Wood, Eva Ionesco, and Shemp Howard. After her are Mathilda May, Facundo Arana, Michael Kelly, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Jocelyn Brando, and Jennifer Hudson.

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Among people born in 1941, Mary Alice ranks 345Before her are Margitta Gummel, Cristina Peri Rossi, Maurice Piat, Jean Dockx, Robert Pine, and Yevhen Marchuk. After her are Dinko Dermendzhiev, Darlene Love, Georges Heylens, Tim Hardin, Donella Meadows, and Stokely Carmichael.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mary Alice ranks 6,078 out of 15,968Before her are Brad Whitford (1952), Peggy Wood (1892), Shemp Howard (1895), Joe Lieberman (1942), Bill Johnston (1894), and Louise Brough (1923). After her are John D. MacDonald (1916), Michael Kelly (1969), Shirley Ann Grau (1929), Jocelyn Brando (1919), Mary Lou Williams (1910), and Jennifer Hudson (1981).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Mary Alice ranks 1,899Before her are Harry Shearer (1943), Bobby Cannavale (1970), Kyle Gass (1960), Haley Joel Osment (1988), Peggy Wood (1892), and Shemp Howard (1895). After her are Michael Kelly (1969), Jocelyn Brando (1919), Jennifer Hudson (1981), Doug Hutchison (1960), Billy Barty (1924), and Zero Mostel (1915).

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