Mary Astor

1906 - 1987

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Mary Astor (born Lucile Vasconcellos Langhanke; May 3, 1906 – September 25, 1987) was an American actress and musician. Although her career spanned several decades, she may be best remembered for her performance as Brigid O'Shaughnessy in The Maltese Falcon (1941). Astor began her long motion picture career as a teenager in the silent movies of the early 1920s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary Astor has received more than 1,953,449 page views. Her biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Mary Astor is the 1,540th most popular actor (down from 1,366th in 2019), the 2,726th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,491st in 2019) and the 761st most popular American Actor.

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  • 46

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  • 2.58

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  • 5.34

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Among actors, Mary Astor ranks 1,540 out of 10,030Before her are Vladimír Menšík, Mercedes McCambridge, Fay Wray, June Allyson, Jackie Cooper, and Melissa Leo. After her are Lamberto Maggiorani, Mikael Persbrandt, Estelle Getty, John Gilbert, Don S. Davis, and Jaya Bachchan.

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Among people born in 1906, Mary Astor ranks 118Before her are Jack Churchill, Mohammad-Hossein Shahriar, Musa Cälil, Sait Faik Abasıyanık, James E. Webb, and Igor Moiseyev. After her are Samad Vurgun, José Della Torre, Antal Doráti, Humberto Delgado, Anton Karas, and Piero Taruffi. Among people deceased in 1987, Mary Astor ranks 82Before her are Otto Wöhler, Tawfiq al-Hakim, Masatoshi Nakayama, Charan Singh, Clarence Brown, and Naji al-Ali. After her are Alfred Bester, Bertrand de Jouvenel, Henri Cochet, Nobuhito, Prince Takamatsu, Claudio Villa, and R. Budd Dwyer.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mary Astor ranks 2,726 out of 15,968Before her are Clarence Brown (1890), James Henry Breasted (1865), Noah Webster (1758), Jackie Cooper (1922), Carly Simon (1945), and Melissa Leo (1960). After her are John C. Calhoun (1782), Ben Bernanke (1953), Estelle Getty (1923), John Gilbert (1895), Glenn Frey (1948), and Triple H (1969).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Mary Astor ranks 761Before her are Everett McGill (1945), Frank Vincent (1939), Mercedes McCambridge (1916), June Allyson (1917), Jackie Cooper (1922), and Melissa Leo (1960). After her are Estelle Getty (1923), John Gilbert (1895), Don S. Davis (1942), Tina Aumont (1946), Treat Williams (1951), and Lois Chiles (1947).

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