Vanessa Redgrave

1937 - Today

Vanessa Redgrave

Vanessa Redgrave (born 30 January 1937) is an English actress and activist. Proclaimed as the "Greatest Actress of our Time" by Tennessee Williams, Redgrave is the recipient of the Triple Crown of Acting, and was inducted to the American Theatre Hall of Fame, and received the BAFTA Fellowship in 2010.Redgrave made her acting debut on stage with the production of A Touch of Sun in 1958. She rose to prominence in 1961 playing Rosalind in the Shakespearean comedy As You Like It with the Royal Shakespeare Company and has since starred in more than 35 productions in London's West End and on Broadway, winning the 1984 Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Revival for The Aspern Papers, and the 2003 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for the revival of Long Day's Journey into Night. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vanessa Redgrave has received more than 6,966,485 page views. Her biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 146th most popular actor.

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  • 7.0M

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  • 68.47

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  • 55

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.36

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.31

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Vanessa Redgrave ranks 145 out of 8,832Before her are Ben Kingsley, Klaus Kinski, Jim Carrey, Max von Sydow, Bibi Andersson, and Pierce Brosnan. After her are Philippe Noiret, Helen Mirren, Burt Lancaster, Anita Ekberg, Spencer Tracy, and Keanu Reeves.

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Among people born in 1937, Vanessa Redgrave ranks 15Before her are Ridley Scott, Jane Fonda, Bobby Charlton, Queen Sonja of Norway, Boris Spassky, and Renzo Piano. After her are Martti Ahtisaari, Madeleine Albright, Ahmed Yassin, Queen Paola of Belgium, Mengistu Haile Mariam, and Gordon Banks.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Vanessa Redgrave ranks 241 out of 5,347Before her are Richard Cromwell (1626), William Morris (1834), Henry I of England (1068), John Constable (1776), Arthur Henderson (1863), and John Law (1671). After her are Harold Godwinson (1022), Catherine Parr (1512), Edward the Elder (871), Ozzy Osbourne (1948), Helen Mirren (1945), and Jane Goodall (1934).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Vanessa Redgrave ranks 22Before her are Judi Dench (1934), Rowan Atkinson (1955), Stan Laurel (1890), Jason Statham (1967), Laurence Olivier (1907), and Ben Kingsley (1943). After her are Helen Mirren (1945), Peter Ustinov (1921), John Hurt (1940), Jane Birkin (1946), Benny Hill (1924), and David Suchet (1946).