Vanessa Redgrave

1937 - Today

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Dame Vanessa Redgrave (born 30 January 1937) is an English actress and activist. Regarded as one of the greatest actresses of her generation, Redgrave has received numerous accolades, including an Academy Award, a British Academy Television Award, two Golden Globe Awards, two Primetime Emmy Awards, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and a Tony Award, making her one of the few performers to achieve the Triple Crown of Acting. Redgrave is also the recipient of various honorary awards, including the BAFTA Fellowship, the Golden Lion Honorary Award, and an induction into the American Theatre Hall of Fame.Redgrave made her acting debut on stage with the production of A Touch of Sun in 1958. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vanessa Redgrave has received more than 9,224,491 page views. Her biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Vanessa Redgrave is the 177th most popular actor (down from 143rd in 2019), the 283rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 241st in 2019) and the 27th most popular British Actor.

Vanessa Redgrave is an English actress, singer, and political activist. She is a Tony Award winner and two-time Academy Award nominee.

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  • 76.01

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  • 57

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  • 5.18

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  • 4.56

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Among actors, Vanessa Redgrave ranks 177 out of 10,030Before her are Martin Sheen, David Suchet, Anita Ekberg, David Carradine, Russell Crowe, and Gary Oldman. After her are Jerry Lewis, Jane Birkin, Angelina Jolie, Timothy Dalton, John Hurt, and Anthony Perkins.

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Among people born in 1937, Vanessa Redgrave ranks 12Before her are Dustin Hoffman, Valentina Tereshkova, Ridley Scott, Jane Fonda, Queen Sonja of Norway, and Boris Spassky. After her are Queen Paola of Belgium, Renzo Piano, Martti Ahtisaari, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Jared Diamond, and Ahmed Yassin.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Vanessa Redgrave ranks 283 out of 6,924Before her are Ritchie Blackmore (1945), Owen Willans Richardson (1879), John Galsworthy (1867), Clement Attlee (1883), Gary Oldman (1958), and Roger Taylor (1949). After her are John Deacon (1951), Jane Birkin (1946), Timothy Dalton (1946), Harold Macmillan (1894), John Hurt (1940), and Brian Jones (1942).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Vanessa Redgrave ranks 27Before her are Julie Andrews (1935), Charlotte Rampling (1946), Peter Ustinov (1921), Ian Holm (1931), David Suchet (1946), and Gary Oldman (1958). After her are Jane Birkin (1946), Timothy Dalton (1946), John Hurt (1940), Jacqueline Bisset (1944), Patrick Stewart (1940), and Jeremy Irons (1948).

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