Geraldine McEwan

1932 - 2015

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Geraldine McEwan (born Geraldine McKeown; 9 May 1932 – 30 January 2015) was an English actress, who had a long career in film, theatre and television. Michael Coveney described her, in a tribute article, as "a great comic stylist, with a syrupy, seductive voice and a forthright, sparkling manner". McEwan was a five-time Olivier Award nominee, and twice won the Evening Standard Award for Best Actress; for The Rivals (1983) and The Way of the World (1995). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Geraldine McEwan has received more than 2,157,390 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Geraldine McEwan is the 1,258th most popular actor (down from 898th in 2019), the 1,330th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,040th in 2019) and the 175th most popular British Actor.

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  • 2.2M

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  • 57.27

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  • 24

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  • 4.19

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  • 3.01

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Geraldine McEwan ranks 1,258 out of 13,578Before her are Vincent Schiavelli, Uta Hagen, Stefanie Powers, Jack Warden, Fess Parker, and Kurt Gerron. After her are Kōji Yakusho, Victoria Principal, John Barrymore, Momoko Kōchi, Connie Nielsen, and Vladimír Menšík.

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Among people born in 1932, Geraldine McEwan ranks 119Before her are Dušan Makavejev, Margit Korondi, Iskandar of Johor, Christy Brown, Orlando Letelier, and Ieng Thirith. After her are Momoko Kōchi, Anna Moffo, Tavo Burat, Halston, Tomohiko Ikoma, and Manuel Puig. Among people deceased in 2015, Geraldine McEwan ranks 98Before her are Jean-Pierre Beltoise, Jenő Buzánszky, Ornette Coleman, Arsen Dedić, Philippe Honoré, and Ieng Thirith. After her are Omar Karami, Eileen Essell, Saud bin Faisal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Franzl Lang, Jaakko Hintikka, and Halldór Ásgrímsson.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Geraldine McEwan ranks 1,330 out of 8,785Before her are Anne Lister (1791), Tom Pryce (1949), Josiah Wedgwood (1730), Charles Frederick Worth (1825), Ian Anderson (1947), and Martin Gore (1961). After her are Margaret Stewart, Dauphine of France (1424), Blanche of Lancaster (1345), Michael Houghton (1949), John Russell Hind (1823), Victor Turner (1920), and Edward Walter Maunder (1851).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Geraldine McEwan ranks 175Before her are Julian Glover (1935), David Prowse (1935), Kate Beckinsale (1973), Marina Berti (1924), Roddy McDowall (1928), and Elizabeth Hurley (1965). After her are Edmund Kean (1787), Eileen Essell (1922), Edward Gordon Craig (1872), Rupert Everett (1959), Jack Hawkins (1910), and Guy Pearce (1967).

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