Donald Sutherland

1935 - Today

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Donald McNichol Sutherland (born 17 July 1935) is a Canadian actor whose film career spans over six decades. He has been nominated for nine Golden Globe Awards, winning two for his performances in the television films Citizen X (1995) and Path to War (2002); the former also earned him a Primetime Emmy Award. An inductee of the Hollywood Walk of Fame and Canadian Walk of Fame, he also received a Canadian Academy Award for the drama film Threshold (1981). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Donald Sutherland has received more than 12,222,997 page views. His biography is available in 78 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 75 in 2019). Donald Sutherland is the 93rd most popular actor (up from 120th in 2019), the 5th most popular biography from Canada (up from 7th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Canadian Actor.

Donald Sutherland is most famous for his starring role in the 1970s television series, "McCloud." He is also known for his roles in "Ordinary People," "The Dirty Dozen," "MASH," and "The Hunger Games."

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Among actors, Donald Sutherland ranks 93 out of 10,030Before him are Gregory Peck, Buster Keaton, John Travolta, Charlton Heston, Gloria Stuart, and Humphrey Bogart. After him are Johnny Depp, Rowan Atkinson, Hedy Lamarr, Tom Cruise, Orson Welles, and Denzel Washington.

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Among people born in 1935, Donald Sutherland ranks 10Before him are Luciano Pavarotti, Woody Allen, Salman of Saudi Arabia, José Mujica, Mahmoud Abbas, and Norman Foster, Baron Foster of Thames Bank. After him are Michel Aoun, Hussein of Jordan, Julie Andrews, Arvo Pärt, Isao Takahata, and Erich von Däniken.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Donald Sutherland ranks 5 out of 1,130Before him are Leonard Cohen (1934), Leslie Nielsen (1926), Albert Bandura (1925), and Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874). After him are Marshall McLuhan (1911), James Naismith (1861), Erving Goffman (1922), Alice Munro (1931), Frank Gehry (1929), Justin Trudeau (1971), and Christopher Plummer (1929).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Donald Sutherland ranks 2Before him are Leslie Nielsen (1926). After him are Christopher Plummer (1929), Jim Carrey (1962), Michael J. Fox (1961), William Shatner (1931), Mary Pickford (1892), Pamela Anderson (1967), Lois Maxwell (1927), Dan Aykroyd (1952), Ryan Reynolds (1976), and Glenn Ford (1916).

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