Gena Rowlands

1930 - Today

Gena Rowlands

Virginia Cathryn "Gena" Rowlands (born June 19, 1930) is a retired American actress, whose career in film, stage, and television has spanned over six decades. A four-time Emmy and two-time Golden Globe winner, she is known for her collaborations with her late actor-director husband John Cassavetes in ten films, including A Woman Under the Influence (1974) and Gloria (1980), which earned her nominations for the Academy Award for Best Actress. She also won the Silver Bear for Best Actress for Opening Night (1977). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gena Rowlands has received more than 2,883,247 page views. Her biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 279th most popular actor.

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  • 2.9M

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  • 64.65

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  • 45

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Gena Rowlands ranks 278 out of 8,832Before her are Lana Turner, Monica Vitti, Colin Firth, Jodie Foster, Isabelle Huppert, and Pierre Richard. After her are Joan Fontaine, Liza Minnelli, Talia Shire, Alec Guinness, Dwayne Johnson, and Gene Kelly.

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Among people born in 1930, Gena Rowlands ranks 34Before her are Claude Chabrol, Silvana Mangano, Tu Youyou, Leon Cooper, Bernie Ecclestone, and Richard Harris. After her are Edsger W. Dijkstra, Gary Becker, George E. Smith, Vigdís Finnbogadóttir, Immanuel Wallerstein, and Jerome Isaac Friedman.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Gena Rowlands ranks 547 out of 12,171Before her are Carl Barks (1901), Josiah Willard Gibbs (1839), Jodie Foster (1962), Alice Cooper (1948), Emily Greene Balch (1867), and William T. G. Morton (1819). After her are Prince (1958), Howard Gardner (1943), Philip Glass (1937), Scott Joplin (1868), Ritchie Valens (1941), and Buddy Holly (1936).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Gena Rowlands ranks 148Before her are Reese Witherspoon (1976), Frances Farmer (1913), Goldie Hawn (1945), Richard Kiel (1939), Lana Turner (1921), and Jodie Foster (1962). After her are Liza Minnelli (1946), Talia Shire (1946), Dwayne Johnson (1972), Gene Kelly (1912), Martin Landau (1928), and John Cassavetes (1929).