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May Robson

1858 - 1942

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Mary Jeanette Robison (19 April 1858 – 20 October 1942), known professionally as May Robson, was an Australian-born American-based actress whose career spanned 58 years, starting in 1883 when she was 25. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of May Robson has received more than 318,384 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). May Robson is the 4,557th most popular actor (up from 4,764th in 2019), the 187th most popular biography from Australia (up from 224th in 2019) and the 57th most popular Australian Actor.

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  • 27

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Among actors, May Robson ranks 4,557 out of 9,996Before her are Darío Grandinetti, Carole Laure, David Selby, Nicette Bruno, Kane Hodder, and Galina Volchek. After her are Khandi Alexander, Catherine McCormack, Maud Gonne, Jacqueline Logan, Carole André, and Franca Valeri.

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Among people born in 1858, May Robson ranks 105Before her are Carl Swartz, Henry Scott Tuke, Ferdinand Albin Pax, Stoyan Danev, Elizabeth Gertrude Britton, and Eva Nansen. After her are John Russell, Juan Luis Sanfuentes, Rosa Mayreder, Take Ionescu, Carlo Luigi Spegazzini, and José Leite de Vasconcelos. Among people deceased in 1942, May Robson ranks 182Before her are Oleg Losev, Jüri Jaakson, Stanisław Zaremba, Louis Borno, Pranas Dovydaitis, and Oskari Mantere. After her are Herbert Selpin, Jakob van Hoddis, Ioannis Malokinis, Hermann Harms, Hernando Siles Reyes, and William Henry Young.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, May Robson ranks 187 out of 925Before her are Barry Humphries (1934), John Landy (1930), Frederick Lane (1880), William McMahon (1908), Keith Michell (1926), and Ashley Cooper (1936). After her are John Pilger (1939), Quentin Bryce (1942), Mark Evans (1956), Jai Courtney (1986), John Russell (1858), and Fred Schepisi (1939).

Among ACTORS In Australia

Among actors born in Australia, May Robson ranks 57Before her are Emilie de Ravin (1981), Anna Torv (1979), Jacinda Barrett (1972), Deborra-Lee Furness (1955), Barry Humphries (1934), and Keith Michell (1926). After her are Jai Courtney (1986), Eliza Taylor (1989), Costas Mandylor (1965), Teresa Palmer (1986), Isabel Lucas (1985), and Liam McIntyre (1982).

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