Sybil Thorndike

1882 - 1976

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Dame Agnes Sybil Thorndike, Lady Casson (24 October 1882 – 9 June 1976) was an English actress who toured internationally in Shakespearean productions, often appearing with her husband Lewis Casson. Bernard Shaw wrote Saint Joan specially for her, and she starred in it with great success. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sybil Thorndike has received more than 320,870 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Sybil Thorndike is the 5,094th most popular actor (up from 5,234th in 2019), the 4,013th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 644th most popular British Actor.

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Among actors, Sybil Thorndike ranks 5,094 out of 10,030Before her are Reiko Aylesworth, Ella Raines, Park Yong-ha, Jared Martin, Nancy Travis, and Adriana Ozores. After her are Diana Lynn, Dorian Harewood, Maisie Williams, Minta Durfee, Albert Dupontel, and Édgar Ramírez.

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Among people born in 1882, Sybil Thorndike ranks 204Before her are Wyndham Halswelle, Eric Gill, Henry J. Kaiser, Mykolas Biržiška, Nevile Henderson, and Oswald Holmberg. After her are Clarence Kingsbury, Robert G. Vignola, Mary Boland, Joseph Wedderburn, Bidhan Chandra Roy, and Milton Sills. Among people deceased in 1976, Sybil Thorndike ranks 191Before her are Norman Foster, Margaret Leighton, Anna Kéthly, James Wong Howe, Miriam Cooper, and Horacio Muñoz. After her are Camilo Ponce Enríquez, Maria Klenova, Toni Ulmen, Mortimer Wheeler, Hugo Wieslander, and Tibor Csík.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Sybil Thorndike ranks 4,013 out of 6,924Before her are James D'Arcy (1975), Horace Lamb (1849), Nicholas Hawksmoor (1661), Mark Selby (1983), Luke Goss (1968), and Pat Barker (1943). After her are Paul Ince (1967), John of Worcester (1100), Maisie Williams (1997), Jack Butler Yeats (1871), Mike Hodges (1932), and Anna Friel (1976).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Sybil Thorndike ranks 644Before her are Christian Coulson (1978), Sean Pertwee (1964), Charlotte Riley (1981), Frances O'Connor (1967), James D'Arcy (1975), and Luke Goss (1968). After her are Maisie Williams (1997), Anna Friel (1976), Bruce Payne (1957), Heather Angel (1909), Anna Popplewell (1988), and Stephen Moyer (1969).

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