New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.


Maureen O'Hara

1920 - 2015

Photo of Maureen O'Hara

Icon of person Maureen O'Hara

Maureen O'Hara (née FitzSimons; 17 August 1920 – 24 October 2015) was an Irish-born naturalized American actress and singer, who became successful in Hollywood from the 1940s through to the 1960s. She was a natural redhead who was known for playing passionate but sensible heroines, often in Westerns and adventure films. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maureen O'Hara has received more than 7,755,246 page views. Her biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 52 in 2019). Maureen O'Hara is the 746th most popular actor (down from 510th in 2019), the 49th most popular biography from Ireland (down from 36th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Irish Actor.

Maureen O'Hara is most famous for her roles in Miracle on 34th Street, The Quiet Man, and How Green Was My Valley.

Memorability Metrics

  • 7.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 60.00

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 53

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.92

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.47

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Maureen O'Haras by language


Among actors, Maureen O'Hara ranks 746 out of 9,996Before her are Linda Christian, Charles Boyer, Stefania Sandrelli, Conchata Ferrell, Buck Henry, and Eva Green. After her are Pamela Anderson, Ethan Hawke, Michelle Yeoh, Jane Wyman, Jim Broadbent, and David Morse.

Most Popular Actors in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1920, Maureen O'Hara ranks 65Before her are Peter D. Mitchell, Ștefan Kovács, Jack Elam, John Harsanyi, George Armitage Miller, and Kim Yong-ju. After her are César Rodríguez Álvarez, Arthur Hailey, Robert Whittaker, Tom of Finland, Yoshiko Yamaguchi, and Dorothea Binz. Among people deceased in 2015, Maureen O'Hara ranks 61Before her are Yoichiro Nambu, Mathieu Kérékou, Louis Jourdan, Yitzhak Navon, Boris Nemtsov, and Assia Djebar. After her are Kurt Masur, Alfred G. Gilman, Gabriele Ferzetti, Setsuko Hara, Richard F. Heck, and Cynthia Lennon.

Others Born in 1920

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 2015

Go to all Rankings

In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Maureen O'Hara ranks 49 out of 501Before her are Columba (521), Causantín mac Cináeda (836), Brendan Gleeson (1955), Richard Cantillon (1680), Ethel Voynich (1864), and John Tyndall (1820). After her are Harald Gille (1103), Ernest Walton (1903), John Toland (1670), Thomas Moore (1779), Edward England (1685), and Mary Jane Kelly (1863).

Among ACTORS In Ireland

Among actors born in Ireland, Maureen O'Hara ranks 8Before her are Pierce Brosnan (1953), Richard Harris (1930), Lola Montez (1821), Cillian Murphy (1976), Gabriel Byrne (1950), and Brendan Gleeson (1955). After her are David Kelly (1929), Colin Farrell (1976), Maureen O'Sullivan (1911), Fionnula Flanagan (1941), Brenda Fricker (1945), and Aidan Gillen (1968).

Television and Movie Roles