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Mercedes McCambridge

1916 - 2004

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Carlotta Mercedes Agnes McCambridge (March 16, 1916 – March 2, 2004) was an American actress of radio, stage, film, and television. Orson Welles called her "the world's greatest living radio actress." She won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her screen debut in All the King's Men (1949) and was nominated in the same category for Giant (1956). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mercedes McCambridge has received more than 1,647,442 page views. Her biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Mercedes McCambridge is the 1,145th most popular actor (up from 1,534th in 2019), the 2,038th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,716th in 2019) and the 556th most popular American Actor.

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  • 57.13

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  • 40

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  • 3.73

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  • 4.20

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Mercedes McCambridge ranks 1,145 out of 9,996Before her are Yevgeny Leonov, Al Lettieri, Girish Karnad, Soad Hosny, Kemal Sunal, and Kurt Gerron. After her are Louise Brooks, John Barrymore, Linda Gray, Graham Greene, Mikael Persbrandt, and Delphine Seyrig.

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Among people born in 1916, Mercedes McCambridge ranks 73Before her are Bernard Blier, James B. Donovan, Carl Johan Bernadotte, Pérez Prado, Giorgio Bassani, and Ernst Wilimowski. After her are Stjepan Filipović, Jane Jacobs, Moondog, Elisabeth Noelle-Neumann, Constantin Virgil Gheorghiu, and Luis Corvalán. Among people deceased in 2004, Mercedes McCambridge ranks 66Before her are Harold Shipman, Nikolai Chernykh, Nino Manfredi, Marika Rökk, Charles Sweeney, and Philippe de Broca. After her are Thanom Kittikachorn, Brian Clough, Abdel Aziz al-Rantisi, John Charles, Masanori Tokita, and Sacha Distel.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mercedes McCambridge ranks 2,038 out of 18,182Before her are Jerry Reed (1937), James Ellroy (1948), Jef Raskin (1943), Frank Borzage (1894), Ted Danson (1947), and Al Lettieri (1928). After her are Joseph Greenberg (1915), Louise Brooks (1906), John Barrymore (1882), Grace Slick (1939), Wolfgang Kapp (1858), and Linda Gray (1940).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Mercedes McCambridge ranks 556Before her are Blythe Danner (1943), Ruth Gordon (1896), Ashley Judd (1968), Christine Baranski (1952), Ted Danson (1947), and Al Lettieri (1928). After her are Louise Brooks (1906), John Barrymore (1882), Linda Gray (1940), Bob Fosse (1927), Jean Arthur (1900), and Brendan Fraser (1968).

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