Glenda Jackson

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Glenda May Jackson (born 9 May 1936) is an English actress and politician. She has won the Academy Award for Best Actress twice, receiving the first for her role as Gudrun Brangwen in the romantic drama film Women in Love (1970) and the second for her role as Vickie Allessio in the romantic comedy film A Touch of Class (1973). She also received praise for her performances as Alex Greville in the drama film Sunday Bloody Sunday (1971) and Elizabeth I in the BBC television serial Elizabeth R (1971), winning two Primetime Emmy Awards for the latter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Glenda Jackson has received more than 2,404,608 page views. Her biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Glenda Jackson is the 6,656th most popular politician (up from 7,610th in 2019), the 1,460th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,590th in 2019) and the 237th most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Glenda Jackson ranks 6,656 out of 15,710Before her are Chadae of Goguryeo, Neferneferure, Phraates III, Prince Wilhelm of Prussia, Ferenc Fricsay, and Damat Ibrahim Pasha. After her are Hinrich Lohse, Bertha of Sulzbach, Duchess Augusta of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Michael I Apafi, Ashur-dan II, and Michael Morris, 3rd Baron Killanin.

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Among people born in 1936, Glenda Jackson ranks 126Before her are Charles Dutoit, Frances Shand Kydd, J. Michael Bishop, Ken Mattingly, Andrew Grove, and Costas Simitis. After her are Carol Gilligan, Jacob Rothschild, 4th Baron Rothschild, Dean Stockwell, Jacques Charrier, Claude Brasseur, and Christiane Martel.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Glenda Jackson ranks 1,460 out of 6,924Before her are Mark Phillips (1948), Thomas Wyatt (1503), Angus Deaton (1945), Leonard Woolley (1880), Robert Darwin (1766), and Reginald Pole (1500). After her are Michael Morris, 3rd Baron Killanin (1914), Kim Wilde (1960), Guy Pearce (1967), Simon Rattle (1955), Ian Rush (1961), and David Garrick (1717).

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