Luise Rainer

1910 - 2014

Luise Rainer

Luise Rainer (, German: [ˈʁaɪ̯nɐ]; 12 January 1910 – 30 December 2014) was a German-American-British film actress. She was the first thespian to win multiple Academy Awards and the first to win back-to-back; at the time of her death, thirteen days shy of her 105th birthday, she was the longest-lived Oscar recipient, a superlative that had not been exceeded as of 2020.Rainer started her acting career in Germany at age 16, under the tutelage of Austria's leading stage director, Max Reinhardt. Within a few years, she had become a distinguished Berlin stage actress with Reinhardt's Vienna theater ensemble. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luise Rainer has received more than 763,511 page views. Her biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 416th most popular actor.

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  • 3.93

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Among actors, Luise Rainer ranks 413 out of 8,832Before her are Fernando Rey, Alec Baldwin, Christopher Lambert, Marina Vlady, Daniel Craig, and Andy García. After her are Robert Vaughn, Jean Rochefort, Richard Crenna, Bourvil, Danny DeVito, and Charlize Theron.

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Among people born in 1910, Luise Rainer ranks 30Before her are Helenio Herrera, Kurt Meyer, Samuel Barber, Dominique Pire, William Hanna, and Jean Anouilh. After her are Eero Saarinen, Edvard Kardelj, Ludwig Stumpfegger, Nathuram Godse, António de Spínola, and Princess María de las Mercedes of Bourbon-Two Sicilies. Among people deceased in 2014, Luise Rainer ranks 36Before her are Bob Hoskins, Mickey Rooney, Lorin Maazel, Pete Seeger, Maya Angelou, and Robert A. Dahl. After her are Daniel Keyes, Masaru Emoto, Richard Møller Nielsen, Karlheinz Böhm, Ernesto Laclau, and Hans Hollein.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Luise Rainer ranks 700 out of 3,763Before her are Frank Farian (1941), Manfred Gerlach (1928), Princess Victoria Louise of Prussia (1892), Juana Bormann (null), Moses Hess (1812), and Fritz Perls (1893). After her are Carlos Kleiber (1930), Philip William, Elector Palatine (1615), Lucian Freud (1922), Paul Blobel (1894), Peter Weiss (1916), and Johannes Trithemius (1462).

Among ACTORS In Germany

Among actors born in Germany, Luise Rainer ranks 4Before her are Marlene Dietrich (1901), Bruce Willis (1955), and Simone Signoret (1921). After her are Curd Jürgens (1915), Jürgen Prochnow (1941), Magda Schneider (null), Karlheinz Böhm (1928), Horst Tappert (1923), Udo Kier (1944), Nastassja Kinski (1961), and Lale Andersen (1905).