Susan Kohner

1936 - Today

Susan Kohner

Susanna "Susan" Kohner (born November 11, 1936) is an American former actress who worked in film and television. She is best known for her role as Sarah Jane in Imitation of Life (1959), for which she was nominated for an Oscar and won a Golden Globe award. She played a light-skinned black woman who "passed" for white as a child and young adult.After Kohner married menswear designer and writer John Weitz in 1964, she retired from acting to devote time to her family. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Susan Kohner has received more than 668,066 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 3,583rd most popular actor.

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  • 670k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 44.95

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.12

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.99

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Susan Kohner ranks 3,557 out of 8,832Before her are Wallace Reid, Betty Field, Kyle Gass, Vesa-Matti Loiri, Neal McDonough, and Cristine Rose. After her are Zach Braff, Emily Ratajkowski, Ed Westwick, Patricia Morison, Aria Giovanni, and Barton MacLane.

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Among people born in 1936, Susan Kohner ranks 291Before her are James Jamerson, Néstor Gonçalves, Jack Lousma, Ahmed Mohamed Mohamoud, Lane Smith, and Ronnie Bucknum. After her are Vladimir Bagirov, Paolo Barison, Mary Travers, Sancho Gracia, Ashley Cooper, and Vladimir Maslachenko.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Susan Kohner ranks 5,563 out of 12,171Before her are Kyle Gass (1960), Theodore Roszak (null), Eugene McCarthy (1916), Marsha P. Johnson (1945), Neal McDonough (1966), and Cristine Rose (1951). After her are Mirabeau B. Lamar (1798), Zach Braff (1975), Adoniram Judson (1788), Jenny Shimizu (1967), Patricia Morison (1915), and Aria Giovanni (1977).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Susan Kohner ranks 1,743Before her are Amanda Bearse (1958), Loretta Devine (1949), Wallace Reid (1891), Kyle Gass (1960), Neal McDonough (1966), and Cristine Rose (1951). After her are Zach Braff (1975), Patricia Morison (1915), Aria Giovanni (1977), Barton MacLane (1902), Kate Mara (1983), and Gavin MacLeod (1931).