ACTOR

Joan Allen

1956 - Today

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Joan Allen (born August 20, 1956) is an American actress. She began her career with the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in 1977, won the 1984 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play for And a Nightingale Sang, and won the 1988 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for her Broadway debut in Burn This. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joan Allen has received more than 3,876,644 page views. Her biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Joan Allen is the 1,206th most popular actor (up from 1,240th in 2019), the 2,147th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,266th in 2019) and the 587th most popular Actor.

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  • 3.9M

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  • 56.73

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  • 41

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.18

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.77

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Joan Allen ranks 1,206 out of 9,996Before her are Hervé Villechaize, Jessica Alba, Denise Richards, Marisa Berenson, Marcia Cross, and DeForest Kelley. After her are Michael Richards, James Franco, Fabio Testi, Masako Nozawa, Gordon Scott, and Libertad Lamarque.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1956, Joan Allen ranks 60Before her are Michael Biehn, Dave Murray, Aileen Wuornos, Khaled Mashal, Krystian Zimerman, and Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz. After her are Almazbek Atambayev, Abdalla Hamdok, Thomas N'Kono, Ali Asadov, Patricia Cornwell, and Stevie Young.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Joan Allen ranks 2,147 out of 18,182Before her are Denise Richards (1971), Marisa Berenson (1947), Marcia Cross (1962), Tony Levin (1946), Walter A. Shewhart (1891), and DeForest Kelley (1920). After her are Michael Richards (1949), James Franco (1978), Michael Kamen (1948), Gordon Scott (1926), Bob Odenkirk (1962), and Eric Carle (1929).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Joan Allen ranks 587Before her are Michael Jeter (1952), Jessica Alba (1981), Denise Richards (1971), Marisa Berenson (1947), Marcia Cross (1962), and DeForest Kelley (1920). After her are Michael Richards (1949), James Franco (1978), Gordon Scott (1926), Bridget Fonda (1964), Mark Margolis (1939), and Stacy Keach (1941).

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