Pearl Bailey

1918 - 1990

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Pearl Mae Bailey (March 29, 1918 – August 17, 1990) was an American actress, singer, and author. After appearing in vaudeville, she made her Broadway debut in St. Louis Woman in 1946. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pearl Bailey has received more than 1,303,016 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Pearl Bailey is the 5,814th most popular actor (down from 5,204th in 2019), the 9,047th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,684th in 2019) and the 2,942nd most popular American Actor.

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  • 1.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.07

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.49

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.27

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Pearl Bailey ranks 5,814 out of 10,030Before her are Nicholas Colasanto, David Zepeda, Spottiswoode Aitken, Sonya Walger, Chiaki Kuriyama, and Angelique Boyer. After her are Jenna Fischer, Rebecca Mader, Margherita Buy, Martin Mull, Sam Robards, and Emmanuelle Bercot.

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Among people born in 1918, Pearl Bailey ranks 237Before her are James Daly, Kenneth Connor, Avery Dulles, Gunnel Vallquist, Eddy Arnold, and Dave Bartholomew. After her are Edith Massey, Ben Klassen, Virginia Davis, Duncan White, Walt Faulkner, and Tranquilo Cappozzo. Among people deceased in 1990, Pearl Bailey ranks 232Before her are Mike Mazurki, Jimmy Van Heusen, Alice Marble, David Hampshire, Charles Farrell, and Walker Percy. After her are June Christy, Bob Gerard, Susan Oliver, Alan Hale Jr., Elizabeth Allan, and Hector Dyer.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Pearl Bailey ranks 9,047 out of 15,968Before her are Jimmy Iovine (1953), Ann Doran (1911), Nicholas Colasanto (1924), Greg Graffin (1964), Frank Benford (1883), and Lawrence Tibbett (1896). After her are Jenna Fischer (1974), Ron Gilbert (1964), Martin Mull (1943), Bob Bondurant (1933), Bruce Hornsby (1954), and John Casper (1943).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Pearl Bailey ranks 2,942Before her are Mark Feuerstein (1971), John Cullum (1930), Todd Bridges (1965), Sheree North (1932), Ann Doran (1911), and Nicholas Colasanto (1924). After her are Jenna Fischer (1974), Martin Mull (1943), Sam Robards (1961), Roma Maffia (1955), Reg E. Cathey (1958), and Dick Jones (1927).

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