China Zorrilla

1922 - 2014

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China Zorrilla (Spanish: [ˈtʃina soˈriʝa]; born Concepción Matilde Zorrilla de San Martín Muñoz; 14 March 1922 – 17 September 2014) was an Uruguayan theater, film, and television actress, also director, producer and writer. An immensely popular star in the Rioplatense area, she is often regarded as a "Grand Dame" of the South American theater stage.After a long career in the Uruguayan theater, Zorrilla made over 50 appearances in Argentina's film, theater and TV. Her career took off in Uruguay in the 1950 and 1960s, later she settled in Argentina, where she lived for over 35 years and was popular on TV, theater, and cinema. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of China Zorrilla has received more than 52,702 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. China Zorrilla is the 3,906th most popular actor (down from 3,142nd in 2019), the 124th most popular biography from Uruguay (down from 98th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Uruguayan Actor.

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Among actors, China Zorrilla ranks 3,906 out of 10,030Before her are Colin Salmon, Zero Mostel, Gad Elmaleh, Marie-Josée Croze, Rachel Ticotin, and Tiger Shroff. After her are Shawn Wayans, Walter Giller, Maurizio Arena, José Luis López Vázquez, Ilaria Occhini, and Giorgio Albertazzi.

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Among people born in 1922, China Zorrilla ranks 265Before her are Rory Calhoun, Sabino Barinaga, Gordon Tullock, Ester Mägi, Stanislav Rostotsky, and Muhammetnazar Gapurow. After her are José Luis López Vázquez, Luis Aponte Martínez, Per Olof Sundman, Vesna Parun, Carl Amery, and Oscar Pettiford. Among people deceased in 2014, China Zorrilla ranks 275Before her are Joseph Sargent, Gordon Tullock, Richard Hoggart, Jacques Barrot, Mary F. Lyon, and Louise Brough. After her are Alakbar Mammadov, James Shigeta, Jimmy Ellis, Tullio Regge, Mithat Bayrak, and Marian Seldes.

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In Uruguay

Among people born in Uruguay, China Zorrilla ranks 124 out of 314Before her are Óscar Diego Gestido (1901), Antonio Campolo (1897), Cristina Peri Rossi (1941), Víctor Espárrago (1944), Martín Cáceres (1987), and Antonio Urdinarán (1898). After her are Pedro Cubilla (1933), Fernando Morena (1952), Alfredo Foglino (1892), Enrique Fernández Viola (1912), Ricardo Pavoni (1943), and Danilo Astori (1940).

Among ACTORS In Uruguay

Among actors born in Uruguay, China Zorrilla ranks 3Before her are George Hilton (1934) and Gustavo Rojo (1923). After her are Bárbara Mori (1978).

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