Tess Harper

1950 - Today

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Tessie Jean Harper (née Washam; born August 15, 1950) is an American actress. She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her first film role in 1983's Tender Mercies, and for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for the 1986 film Crimes of the Heart. Her other film appearances include Flashpoint (1984), Ishtar (1987), Far North (1988), and No Country for Old Men (2007). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tess Harper has received more than 835,191 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Tess Harper is the 4,973rd most popular actor (up from 5,053rd in 2019), the 7,773rd most popular biography from United States (down from 7,496th in 2019) and the 2,461st most popular American Actor.

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  • 840k

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  • 56.72

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.65

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.08

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Tess Harper ranks 4,973 out of 10,030Before her are Wendie Malick, Taylor Schilling, Erick Avari, Hippolyte Girardot, William Zabka, and Can Yaman. After her are A Martinez, Danny Nucci, Verna Felton, Angus Macfadyen, Slim Pickens, and Greta Gerwig.

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Among people born in 1950, Tess Harper ranks 387Before her are Kirka, Gil, Miguel Arias Cañete, William Barr, Wendie Malick, and Alec Jeffreys. After her are Vladislav Bogićević, Lepo Sumera, Juice Leskinen, Carlos Aguiar Retes, Álvaro Noboa, and Larry Drake.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tess Harper ranks 7,773 out of 15,968Before her are Jimmy Carl Black (1938), Reba McEntire (1955), Taylor Schilling (1984), Arlo Guthrie (1947), William Zabka (1965), and Frank Knox (1874). After her are Herbert Friedman (1916), A Martinez (1948), Mary Katharine Brandegee (1844), Scott Hall (1958), Jack Shea (1910), and Verna Felton (1890).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Tess Harper ranks 2,461Before her are John Hodiak (1914), Donna Mills (1940), Laverne Cox (1984), Wendie Malick (1950), Taylor Schilling (1984), and William Zabka (1965). After her are A Martinez (1948), Verna Felton (1890), Slim Pickens (1919), Greta Gerwig (1983), Sterling K. Brown (1976), and Tom Arnold (1959).

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