Virginia Cherrill

1908 - 1996

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Virginia Cherrill (April 12, 1908 – November 14, 1996) was an American actress best known for her role as the blind flower girl in Charlie Chaplin's City Lights (1931). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Virginia Cherrill has received more than 548,951 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Virginia Cherrill is the 709th most popular actor (down from 625th in 2019), the 1,305th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,268th in 2019) and the 356th most popular American Actor.

Virginia Cherrill is most famous for playing the role of the character Lillian Gish in the film The Uninvited (1944).

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  • 550k

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  • 69.32

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  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.71

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Virginia Cherrill ranks 709 out of 10,030Before her are Wesley Snipes, Candice Bergen, Tony Lip, Carmen Maura, Ugo Tognazzi, and Pier Angeli. After her are David Morse, Gong Li, Conrad Bain, Rene Russo, Raj Kapoor, and Karen Grassle.

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Among people born in 1908, Virginia Cherrill ranks 56Before her are Mercè Rodoreda, Willard Van Orman Quine, Józef Gosławski, Robert Merle, Lita Grey, and Victor Ambartsumian. After her are Bernard Lee, Martha Gellhorn, Masaru Ibuka, Henri, Count of Paris, Valentin Glushko, and Leroy Anderson. Among people deceased in 1996, Virginia Cherrill ranks 45Before her are Masaki Kobayashi, António de Spínola, Virginia Henderson, Victor Ambartsumian, Georges Duby, and Hideo Sakai. After her are Martin Balsam, Mohammad Najibullah, Greer Garson, Rafael Kubelík, Leonor Fini, and Lucio Fulci.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Virginia Cherrill ranks 1,305 out of 15,968Before her are Wesley Snipes (1962), Art Blakey (1919), Candice Bergen (1946), Bob Kahn (1938), Tony Lip (1930), and Charles Eames (1907). After her are David Morse (1953), Phil Hill (1927), Edward Emerson Barnard (1857), Alan Greenspan (1926), Neil Diamond (1941), and Anthony Bourdain (1956).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Virginia Cherrill ranks 356Before her are Jane Russell (1921), Ben Stiller (1965), Alan Alda (1936), Wesley Snipes (1962), Candice Bergen (1946), and Tony Lip (1930). After her are David Morse (1953), Rene Russo (1954), Karen Grassle (1942), Tom Berenger (1949), Martin Balsam (1919), and Matt LeBlanc (1967).

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