Olive Thomas

1894 - 1920

Olive Thomas

Olive Thomas (born Oliva R. Duffy; October 20, 1894 – September 10, 1920) was an American silent-film actress, art model, and photo model. Thomas began her career as an illustrator's model in 1914, and moved on to the Ziegfeld Follies the following year. During her time as a Ziegfeld girl, she also appeared in the more risqué show The Midnight Frolic. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Olive Thomas has received more than 423,850 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 2,670th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 420k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.68

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.04

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.24

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Olive Thomas ranks 2,648 out of 8,832Before her are Richard Bremmer, Yolande Moreau, Mary Wickes, Valerie Perrine, Jude Ciccolella, and Temuera Morrison. After her are Jimmy Durante, Moses Gunn, Dorothy McGuire, Tyrese Gibson, Hope Lange, and Marcia Wallace.

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Among people born in 1894, Olive Thomas ranks 138Before her are Raymond Schwartz, James Thurber, Oskar Maria Graf, José Bustamante y Rivero, Esfir Shub, and Bevil Rudd. After her are Robert Menzies, Mikheil Chiaureli, Nita Naldi, C. R. Swart, John Lennard-Jones, and Alfred Berger. Among people deceased in 1920, Olive Thomas ranks 68Before her are Vladimir Makovsky, Remus von Woyrsch, John Fisher, 1st Baron Fisher, Dan Andersson, Georgios Papasideris, and Ömer Seyfettin. After her are Edmund Barton, Alexandru Macedonski, Hermann von Struve, Pier Andrea Saccardo, Moritz Cantor, and Heinrich Lammasch.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Olive Thomas ranks 4,349 out of 12,171Before her are Sylvester (1947), Robert Parish (1953), Frederick Jackson Turner (1861), Valerie Perrine (1943), Jude Ciccolella (1947), and Jim Croce (1943). After her are Grover Washington Jr. (1943), Rick James (1948), Abbey Lincoln (1930), Jimmy Durante (1893), Florence Harding (1860), and Stephen F. Austin (1793).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Olive Thomas ranks 1,293Before her are Giovanni Ribisi (1974), Chadwick Boseman (1977), Simon Helberg (1980), Mary Wickes (1910), Valerie Perrine (1943), and Jude Ciccolella (1947). After her are Jimmy Durante (1893), Moses Gunn (1929), Dorothy McGuire (1916), Tyrese Gibson (1978), Hope Lange (1933), and Marcia Wallace (1942).