Brandon Teena

1972 - 1993

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Brandon Teena (December 12, 1972 – December 31, 1993) was an American trans man who was raped and later, along with Phillip DeVine and Lisa Lambert, murdered in Humboldt, Nebraska. His life and death were the subject of the films The Brandon Teena Story and Boys Don't Cry. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Brandon Teena has received more than 2,880,331 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Brandon Teena is the 128th most popular celebrity (down from 106th in 2019), the 11,521st most popular biography from United States (down from 9,618th in 2019) and the 48th most popular American Celebrity.

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  • 22

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  • 1.94

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  • 3.99

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Among celebrities, Brandon Teena ranks 128 out of 184Before him are Dayana Mendoza, Hani Hanjour, Sébastien Foucan, Melisa Aslı Pamuk, Ximena Navarrete, and Gloria Diaz. After him are Nicky Hilton Rothschild, Bridget Marquardt, Bui Simon, Milena Miconi, Yu Wenxia, and Stefanía Fernández.

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Among people born in 1972, Brandon Teena ranks 440Before him are Roosevelt Skerrit, Philippe Candeloro, Krzysztof Charamsa, DJ Lethal, Ava DuVernay, and Thomas Alsgaard. After him are Eugene Roshal, Arkady Dvorkovich, Christophe Beck, Alisha Klass, Jani Soininen, and Go Oiwa. Among people deceased in 1993, Brandon Teena ranks 243Before him are Rok Petrovič, Arsène Auguste, Criss Oliva, Jón Páll Sigmarsson, David Brian, and Adelaide Hall. After him are Nan Grey, Fernando Lopez, Divya Bharti, Don DeFore, Ray Sharkey, and Reggie Lewis.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Brandon Teena ranks 11,521 out of 15,968Before him are Ava DuVernay (1972), William McNamara (1965), Connor Paolo (1990), Tom Everett Scott (1970), Jake Thomas (1990), and Lionel Shriver (1957). After him are Bob Graham (1936), Natasha Gregson Wagner (1970), Jonathan Lethem (1964), Bosley Crowther (1905), Lena Park (1976), and Elle King (1989).

Among CELEBRITIES In United States

Among celebrities born in United States, Brandon Teena ranks 48Before him are Deborah Shelton (1948), Laura Secord (1775), L'Wren Scott (1964), Nicole Richie (1981), Brody Jenner (1983), and Omarosa Manigault Newman (1974). After him are Nicky Hilton Rothschild (1983), Bridget Marquardt (1973), Olivia Culpo (1992), Clayton Kershaw (1988), Brook Lee (1971), and Kendra Wilkinson (1985).