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Vanessa Redgrave

1937 - Today

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Dame Vanessa Redgrave (born 30 January 1937) is an English actress and activist. Throughout her career spanning over six decades, Redgrave has garnered numerous accolades, including an Academy Award, a Tony Award and two Primetime Emmy Awards, making her one of the few performers to achieve the Triple Crown of Acting. She has also received various honorary awards, including the BAFTA Fellowship Award, 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 11,297,710 page views. Her biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 57 in 2019). Vanessa Redgrave is the 193rd most popular actor (down from 177th in 2019), the 288th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 283rd in 2019) and the 30th 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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  • 11M

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  • 68.54

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  • 60

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  • 4.88

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  • 4.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Vanessa Redgrave ranks 193 out of 9,996Before her are Christopher Walken, Daniel Craig, Philippe Noiret, Daniel Day-Lewis, Simone Signoret, and Robert Forster. After her are Jack Lemmon, Gary Oldman, Peter Sellers, Mickey Rourke, Russell Crowe, and Dolph Lundgren.

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Among people born in 1937, Vanessa Redgrave ranks 16Before her are Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Renzo Piano, Bobby Charlton, Queen Sonja of Norway, Boris Spassky, and Queen Paola of Belgium. After her are Martti Ahtisaari, Colin Powell, Madeleine Albright, Egon Krenz, Mengistu Haile Mariam, and Ahmed Yassin.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Vanessa Redgrave ranks 288 out of 7,765Before her are Anne Brontë (1820), Cyrano de Bergerac (1619), George Michael (1963), William Wordsworth (1770), William Ramsay (1852), and Phil Collins (1951). After her are Gary Oldman (1958), Ælla of Northumbria (800), Ritchie Blackmore (1945), Ken Follett (1949), Peter Sellers (1925), and Harthacnut (1018).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Vanessa Redgrave ranks 30Before her are Peter O'Toole (1932), Timothy Dalton (1946), Jeremy Irons (1948), Alec Guinness (1914), Daniel Craig (1968), and Daniel Day-Lewis (1957). After her are Gary Oldman (1958), Peter Sellers (1925), David Suchet (1946), Peter Ustinov (1921), Patrick Stewart (1940), and John Hurt (1940).

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