Sylvia Sidney

1910 - 1999

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Sylvia Sidney (born Sophia Kosow; August 8, 1910 – July 1, 1999) was an American stage, screen and film actress whose career spanned over 70 years. She rose to prominence in dozens of leading roles in the 1930s. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams in 1973. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sylvia Sidney has received more than 1,335,526 page views. Her biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Sylvia Sidney is the 2,239th most popular actor (down from 1,826th in 2019), the 3,751st most popular biography from United States (down from 3,183rd in 2019) and the 1,095th most popular American Actor.

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  • 34

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  • 2.24

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  • 4.65

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Among actors, Sylvia Sidney ranks 2,239 out of 10,030Before her are Ulrich Thomsen, Greg Kinnear, Don Adams, Jim Davis, Lena Endre, and Leo McKern. After her are Mabel Normand, Mélanie Laurent, Irm Hermann, Anna Faris, Claire Danes, and Richard Bright.

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Among people born in 1910, Sylvia Sidney ranks 143Before her are Ángel Sanz Briz, Wilfred Thesiger, Yekaterina Furtseva, Claire Trevor, Franz Kline, and Kelly Johnson. After her are Alfons Maria Stickler, Friedrich Franz, Hereditary Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Aldo Olivieri, Francisco Coloane, Peter Pears, and Gunnar Höckert. Among people deceased in 1999, Sylvia Sidney ranks 106Before her are Viacheslav Chornovil, Bob Peck, Riccardo Freda, Reiner Klimke, Flávio Costa, and Karen Demirchyan. After her are Oswaldo Guayasamín, Fritz Fischer, Milt Jackson, Alf Ramsey, Rudi Glöckner, and Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sylvia Sidney ranks 3,751 out of 15,968Before her are Greg Kinnear (1963), Don Adams (1923), H.D. (1886), Suge Knight (1965), Jim Davis (1909), and Sixto Durán Ballén (1921). After her are Robert Z. Leonard (1889), Mabel Normand (1892), Phyllis Schlafly (1924), Maurice Karnaugh (1924), Anna Faris (1976), and Martin Brest (1951).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Sylvia Sidney ranks 1,095Before her are John Doman (1945), Taylor Lautner (1992), Jill Clayburgh (1944), Greg Kinnear (1963), Don Adams (1923), and Jim Davis (1909). After her are Mabel Normand (1892), Anna Faris (1976), Claire Danes (1979), Richard Bright (1937), Thomas Gibson (1962), and Lainie Kazan (1940).

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