Olympia Dukakis

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Olympia Dukakis (Greek: Ολυμπία Δουκάκη; June 20, 1931 – May 1, 2021) was an American actress, director, producer, teacher and activist. She performed in over 130 stage productions, over 60 films and in 50 television series. Best known as a screen actress, she started her career in theater. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Olympia Dukakis has received more than 2,447,314 page views. Her biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Olympia Dukakis is the 1,257th most popular actor (down from 1,041st in 2019), the 2,292nd most popular biography from United States (down from 1,945th in 2019) and the 624th most popular American Actor.

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  • 36

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  • 4.51

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Olympia Dukakis ranks 1,257 out of 10,030Before her are Machiko Kyō, Eddie Fisher, Alan Dale, Leslie Caron, Van Heflin, and Carolyn Jones. After her are Sam Rockwell, Rupert Everett, Alain Cuny, James Tolkan, Piper Laurie, and Channing Tatum.

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Among people born in 1931, Olympia Dukakis ranks 115Before her are Rip Torn, Ermanno Olmi, Alfred Schmidt, Toshiki Kaifu, Josep Lluís Núñez, and Leslie Caron. After her are James Tolkan, Thorvald Stoltenberg, Ken Takakura, Rolf Hochhuth, Zeki Müren, and Marianne Koch.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Olympia Dukakis ranks 2,292 out of 15,968Before her are P. G. T. Beauregard (1818), Eddie Fisher (1928), Karen Carpenter (1950), Ellison Onizuka (1946), Van Heflin (1908), and Carolyn Jones (1930). After her are Eazy-E (1964), John G. Thompson (1932), Sam Rockwell (1968), Bernard Malamud (1914), Ub Iwerks (1901), and Christa McAuliffe (1948).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Olympia Dukakis ranks 624Before her are Ernie Hudson (1945), Vic Morrow (1929), Ellen Barkin (1954), Eddie Fisher (1928), Van Heflin (1908), and Carolyn Jones (1930). After her are Sam Rockwell (1968), James Tolkan (1931), Piper Laurie (1932), Stockard Channing (1944), Charles Durning (1923), and Karen Black (1939).

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