Maureen O'Hara

1920 - 2015

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Maureen O'Hara (born Maureen FitzSimons; 17 August 1920 – 24 October 2015) was an Irish–American actress and singer, who became successful in Hollywood throughout the 1940s to 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 7,096,109 page views. Her biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 48 in 2019). Maureen O'Hara is the 510th most popular actor (up from 595th in 2019), the 36th most popular biography from Ireland (up from 43rd in 2019) and the 9th 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.

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  • 5.14

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Among actors, Maureen O'Hara ranks 510 out of 10,030Before her are David Hasselhoff, Billy Bob Thornton, Mary Pickford, Nebahat Çehre, Christian Bale, and Jean Seberg. After her are Claudine Auger, Danielle Darrieux, Forest Whitaker, James Avery, Scott Glenn, and Pamela Anderson.

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Among people born in 1920, Maureen O'Hara ranks 44Before her are Alberto Sordi, Nicolaas Bloembergen, Sun Myung Moon, Yoshiko Yamaguchi, Gunnar Gren, and Walter Nowotny. After her are Frank Sheeran, Ștefan Kovács, Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, Michèle Morgan, Timothy Leary, and Prem Tinsulanonda. Among people deceased in 2015, Maureen O'Hara ranks 45Before her are Yves Chauvin, Frei Otto, Pierre Brice, Charles H. Townes, Faten Hamama, and Irwin Rose. After her are Yoichiro Nambu, Yitzhak Navon, Ben E. King, James Horner, Michele Ferrero, and René Girard.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Maureen O'Hara ranks 36 out of 460Before her are Gabriel Byrne (1950), Bono (1960), Joseph Murphy (1898), Cillian Murphy (1976), Ethel Voynich (1864), and Michael D. Higgins (1941). After her are George Plantagenet, 1st Duke of Clarence (1449), Harald Gille (1103), John Tyndall (1820), Rory Gallagher (1948), John Field (1782), and Columba (521).

Among ACTORS In Ireland

Among actors born in Ireland, Maureen O'Hara ranks 9Before her are Pierce Brosnan (1953), Richard Harris (1930), Katie McGrath (1983), Lola Montez (1821), Gabriel Byrne (1950), and Cillian Murphy (1976). After her are Bernard Lee (1908), Brendan Gleeson (1955), Colin Farrell (1976), Maureen O'Sullivan (1911), David Kelly (1929), and Edward Mulhare (1923).

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