Nancy Carroll

1903 - 1965

Photo of Nancy Carroll

Icon of person Nancy Carroll

Nancy Carroll (born Ann Veronica Lahiff; November 19, 1903 – August 6, 1965) was an American actress. She started her career in Broadway musicals and then became an actress in sound films and was in many films from 1927 to 1938. She was then in television roles from 1950 to 1963. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nancy Carroll has received more than 160,186 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Nancy Carroll is the 3,395th most popular actor (down from 2,645th in 2019), the 5,376th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,384th in 2019) and the 1,676th most popular American Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 160k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 60.11

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.69

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.49

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Nancy Carrolls by language


Among actors, Nancy Carroll ranks 3,395 out of 10,030Before her are Annabelle Wallis, Baltasar Kormákur, Jane Greer, Grace Lee Whitney, Faith Domergue, and Nicholas Hammond. After her are Loretta Swit, Jason Patric, Warren Clarke, Susan Kohner, John Thaw, and Yunjin Kim.

Most Popular Actors in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1903, Nancy Carroll ranks 196Before her are Wim Anderiesen, Nathanael West, Kathleen Lonsdale, Theo Lingen, Vladimir Lossky, and Josefina Pla. After her are Jack Oakie, Domingo Tarasconi, Alan Paton, Julie Vlasto, George Coulouris, and Ronald Syme. Among people deceased in 1965, Nancy Carroll ranks 122Before her are Henry Travers, Konstantin Muraviev, Eleanor Farjeon, Alan Freed, David Smith, and Johannes Bobrowski. After her are Tommy Hampson, Arnold Luhaäär, Hamo Beknazarian, E. E. Smith, Ingrid Jonker, and Lars Hanson.

Others Born in 1903

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1965

Go to all Rankings

In United States

Among people born in United States, Nancy Carroll ranks 5,376 out of 15,968Before her are Jane Greer (1924), Grace Lee Whitney (1930), Faith Domergue (1924), Nicholas Hammond (1950), Frank Norris (1870), and Allan Bloom (1930). After her are Loretta Swit (1937), Claudette Colvin (1939), Jason Patric (1966), James Jamerson (1936), Desmond Child (1953), and Susan Kohner (1936).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Nancy Carroll ranks 1,676Before her are Jorge Garcia (1973), Richard Jaeckel (1926), Jane Greer (1924), Grace Lee Whitney (1930), Faith Domergue (1924), and Nicholas Hammond (1950). After her are Loretta Swit (1937), Jason Patric (1966), Susan Kohner (1936), Burt Ward (1945), Amanda Righetti (1983), and Trish Van Devere (1941).

Television and Movie Roles