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Spencer Tracy

1900 - 1967

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Spencer Bonaventure Tracy (April 5, 1900 – June 10, 1967) was an American actor. He was known for his natural performing style and versatility. One of the major stars of Hollywood's Golden Age, Tracy was the first actor to win two consecutive Academy Awards for Best Actor from nine nominations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Spencer Tracy has received more than 6,944,192 page views. His biography is available in 76 different languages on Wikipedia. Spencer Tracy is the 122nd most popular actor (up from 145th in 2019), the 231st most popular biography from United States (up from 281st in 2019) and the 61st most popular American Actor.

Spencer Tracy was an American actor who was most famous for his roles in films such as "Captains Courageous," "Boys Town," and "A Guy Named Joe."

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Among actors, Spencer Tracy ranks 122 out of 9,996Before him are Keanu Reeves, Donald Sutherland, Tommy Lee Jones, Orson Welles, Ben Kingsley, and Cameron Diaz. After him are Stan Laurel, Max von Sydow, Peter Falk, Ursula Andress, Rita Hayworth, and Rutger Hauer.

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Among people born in 1900, Spencer Tracy ranks 12Before him are Luis Buñuel, Wolfgang Pauli, Frédéric Joliot-Curie, Hans-Georg Gadamer, Hans Frank, and Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma. After him are Heinrich Müller, Vasily Chuikov, Margaret Mitchell, Adolf Dassler, Jacques Prévert, and Dennis Gabor. Among people deceased in 1967, Spencer Tracy ranks 8Before him are René Magritte, Konrad Adenauer, Puyi, Vivien Leigh, Ilse Koch, and J. Robert Oppenheimer. After him are Vladimir Komarov, Clement Attlee, Edward Hopper, Mohammad Mosaddegh, Jack Ruby, and Felix Yusupov.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Spencer Tracy ranks 231 out of 18,182Before him are Charles Sanders Peirce (1839), Tommy Lee Jones (1946), Orson Welles (1915), Colonel Sanders (1890), Cameron Diaz (1972), and Michael Jordan (1963). After him are Peter Falk (1927), Robert E. Lee (1807), Henry Miller (1891), Robert F. Kennedy (1925), J. Edgar Hoover (1895), and Philip Kotler (1931).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Spencer Tracy ranks 61Before him are Charlton Heston (1923), Buster Keaton (1895), John Travolta (1954), Tommy Lee Jones (1946), Orson Welles (1915), and Cameron Diaz (1972). After him are Peter Falk (1927), Rita Hayworth (1918), Burt Lancaster (1913), Tony Curtis (1925), Robert Duvall (1931), and Lee Van Cleef (1925).

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