Piper Laurie

1932 - Today

Piper Laurie

Piper Laurie (born Rosetta Jacobs; January 22, 1932) is an American stage and screen actress known for her roles in the films The Hustler (1961), Carrie (1976), and Children of a Lesser God (1986), all of which brought her Academy Award nominations. She is also known for her performances as Kirsten Arnesen in the original TV production of Days of Wine and Roses, and as Catherine Martell in the cult television series Twin Peaks, for which she won a Golden Globe Award in 1991. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Piper Laurie has received more than 2,320,442 page views. Her biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,258th most popular actor.

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  • 54.01

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  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.91

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.18

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Piper Laurie ranks 1,247 out of 8,832Before her are Gottfried John, Basil Rathbone, Yaphet Kotto, Steve Guttenberg, Eddie Fisher, and Aleksandër Moisiu. After her are Barbara Hershey, Mikael Persbrandt, Chris Sarandon, Marianne Koch, Andrew Lincoln, and Michael Jeter.

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Among people born in 1932, Piper Laurie ranks 129Before her are John G. Thompson, Momoko Kōchi, Tavo Burat, Anna Moffo, Bill Foulkes, and Vasily Aksyonov. After her are Ieng Thirith, Gato Barbieri, Harry Gregg, John Hillerman, József Antall, and Naina Yeltsina.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Piper Laurie ranks 2,301 out of 12,171Before her are Jedediah Smith (1799), Jermaine Jackson (1954), Elbridge Gerry (1744), Kevin Mitnick (1963), Sofia Coppola (1971), and John Edward Williams (1922). After her are James Baker (1930), Martin Chalfie (1947), Miley Cyrus (1992), Barbara Hershey (1948), Terry Riley (1935), and Delbert Mann (1920).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Piper Laurie ranks 615Before her are Marisa Berenson (1947), Stacy Keach (1941), John Cusack (1966), Alicia Rhett (1915), Yaphet Kotto (1939), and Steve Guttenberg (1958). After her are Barbara Hershey (1948), Chris Sarandon (1942), Michael Jeter (1952), Armand Assante (1949), Stella Adler (1901), and James Hong (1929).