Gloria Foster

1933 - 2001

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Gloria Foster (November 15, 1933 – September 29, 2001) was an American actress. She had acclaimed roles in plays In White America and Having Our Say, winning three Obie Awards during her career. She played the Oracle in The Matrix (1999) and The Matrix Reloaded (2003) films, the latter film being her last. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gloria Foster has received more than 1,388,205 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Gloria Foster is the 2,052nd most popular actor (down from 1,835th in 2019), the 3,489th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,196th in 2019) and the 994th most popular American Actor.

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Among actors, Gloria Foster ranks 2,052 out of 10,030Before her are Ghassan Massoud, Eleonora Rossi Drago, Brenda Fricker, Katherine Helmond, Tommy Wiseau, and Richard Conte. After her are Bud Abbott, M. Emmet Walsh, Celeste Holm, Joss Ackland, Alba Flores, and Bruce Boxleitner.

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Among people born in 1933, Gloria Foster ranks 180Before her are Sergio Endrigo, Shigeo Yaegashi, Michael Dukakis, Mark Eyskens, Juanita Castro, and Raffaele Farina. After her are Michel Sabbah, Sam Jones, Marlene Ahrens, Robert Blake, Guido Crepax, and Evaristo de Macedo. Among people deceased in 2001, Gloria Foster ranks 107Before her are Hilde Holger, Georgy Vitsin, Gregory Corso, Ilie Verdeț, Tamara Smirnova, and G. E. M. Anscombe. After her are Luiz Bonfá, Nigel Hawthorne, Josef Klaus, Rehavam Ze'evi, Victor Wong, and Charles Helou.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Gloria Foster ranks 3,489 out of 15,968Before her are Patti Page (1927), Veronica Avluv (1972), John Milius (1944), Golden State Killer (1945), Charles Curtis (1860), and Richard Conte (1910). After her are Bud Abbott (1897), Peter Senge (1947), John Henry Schwarz (1941), M. Emmet Walsh (1935), William L. Shirer (1904), and Celeste Holm (1917).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Gloria Foster ranks 994Before her are Tyne Daly (1946), Edward Furlong (1977), Justin Theroux (1971), Keith Carradine (1949), Katherine Helmond (1929), and Richard Conte (1910). After her are Bud Abbott (1897), M. Emmet Walsh (1935), Celeste Holm (1917), Bruce Boxleitner (1950), Mae Murray (1885), and Joe Turkel (1927).

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