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Vivien Leigh

1913 - 1967

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Vivien Leigh ( LEE; 5 November 1913 – 8 July 1967; born Vivian Mary Hartley), styled as Lady Olivier after 1947, was a British actress. She won the Academy Award for Best Actress twice, for her definitive performances as Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind (1939) and Blanche DuBois in the film version of A Streetcar Named Desire (1951), a role she had also played on stage in London's West End in 1949. She also won a Tony Award for her work in the Broadway musical version of Tovarich (1963). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vivien Leigh has received more than 10,541,786 page views. Her biography is available in 93 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 86 in 2019). Vivien Leigh is the 32nd most popular actor (up from 41st in 2019), the 11th most popular biography from India and the 2nd most popular Indian Actor.

Vivien Leigh is most famous for playing the role of Scarlett O'Hara in the 1939 film Gone with the Wind.

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Vivien Leigh ranks 32 out of 9,996Before her are Danny DeVito, Patrick Swayze, James Dean, Terence Hill, Romy Schneider, and Jack Nicholson. After her are Charles Bronson, Sarah Bernhardt, Harrison Ford, Yul Brynner, Claudia Cardinale, and Roger Moore.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1913, Vivien Leigh ranks 3Before her are Albert Camus and Richard Nixon. After her are Rosa Parks, Gerald Ford, Willy Brandt, Menachem Begin, Jean Marais, Robert Capa, Josef Bican, Jesse Owens, and Burt Lancaster. Among people deceased in 1967, Vivien Leigh ranks 5Before her are Che Guevara, René Magritte, Konrad Adenauer, and Puyi. After her are Ilse Koch, J. Robert Oppenheimer, Spencer Tracy, Vladimir Komarov, Clement Attlee, Edward Hopper, and Mohammad Mosaddegh.

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In India

Among people born in India, Vivien Leigh ranks 11 out of 1,493Before her are Rajneesh (1931), Narendra Modi (1950), Rabindranath Tagore (1861), Amitabh Bachchan (1942), A. P. J. Abdul Kalam (1931), and Jawaharlal Nehru (1889). After her are Ramakrishna (1836), B. R. Ambedkar (1891), Nagarjuna (150), Srinivasa Ramanujan (1887), Rudyard Kipling (1865), and Indira Gandhi (1917).

Among ACTORS In India

Among actors born in India, Vivien Leigh ranks 2Before her are Amitabh Bachchan (1942). After her are Shah Rukh Khan (1965), Julie Christie (1940), Aishwarya Rai (1973), Salman Khan (1965), Girish Karnad (1938), Ajay Devgn (1969), Dharmendra (1935), Shilpa Shetty (1975), Amrish Puri (1932), and Hema Malini (1948).

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