Norma Talmadge

1894 - 1957

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Norma Marie Talmadge (May 2, 1894 – December 24, 1957) was an American actress and film producer of the silent era. A major box-office draw for more than a decade, her career reached a peak in the early 1920s, when she ranked among the most popular idols of the American screen.A specialist in melodrama, her most famous film was Smilin’ Through (1922), but she also scored artistic triumphs teamed with director Frank Borzage in Secrets (1924) and The Lady (1925). Her younger sister Constance Talmadge was also a movie star. Talmadge married millionaire film producer Joseph M. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Norma Talmadge has received more than 397,413 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Norma Talmadge is the 2,251st most popular actor (down from 2,049th in 2019), the 3,773rd most popular biography from United States (down from 3,491st in 2019) and the 1,102nd most popular American Actor.

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Among actors, Norma Talmadge ranks 2,251 out of 10,030Before her are Richard Bright, Thomas Gibson, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Franka Potente, David Belle, and Lainie Kazan. After her are Maria de Medeiros, David Harbour, Daniel Stern, Geraldine Farrar, Brian Keith, and August Schellenberg.

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Among people born in 1894, Norma Talmadge ranks 114Before her are Pavel Rybalko, Henry Hazlitt, Boris Pilnyak, Augustín Malár, Sofoklis Venizelos, and Kyuichi Tokuda. After her are Georges Carpentier, Mae Marsh, Khawaja Nazimuddin, Évariste Lévi-Provençal, Ángel Romano, and Maksim Purkayev. Among people deceased in 1957, Norma Talmadge ranks 108Before her are Abolqasem Lahouti, Marija Jurić Zagorka, Othmar Schoeck, Viggo Larsen, Alexander Vertinsky, and José Linhares. After her are Carl-Gustaf Rossby, Frank País, James Whale, Ramon Magsaysay, Claude Farrère, and Elizabeth Hesselblad.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Norma Talmadge ranks 3,773 out of 15,968Before her are L. L. Langstroth (1810), Pete Rose (1941), Joe Johnston (1950), Edward S. Curtis (1868), William Calley (1943), and Lainie Kazan (1940). After her are Pink Anderson (1900), David Harbour (1975), Daniel Stern (1957), Charles Brockden Brown (1771), Reggie Miller (1965), and Hal Clement (1922).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Norma Talmadge ranks 1,102Before her are Mabel Normand (1892), Anna Faris (1976), Claire Danes (1979), Richard Bright (1937), Thomas Gibson (1962), and Lainie Kazan (1940). After her are David Harbour (1975), Daniel Stern (1957), Geraldine Farrar (1882), Brian Keith (1921), Dana Delany (1956), and Irene Dunne (1898).

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