Christine Keeler

1942 - 2017

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Christine Margaret Keeler (22 February 1942 – 4 December 2017) was an English model and showgirl. Her meeting at a dance club with society osteopath Stephen Ward drew her into fashionable circles. At the height of the Cold War, she became sexually involved with a married Cabinet minister, John Profumo, as well as with a Soviet naval attaché, Yevgeny Ivanov. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christine Keeler has received more than 5,427,765 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Christine Keeler is the 51st most popular celebrity (up from 63rd in 2019), the 1,361st most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,000th in 2019) and the 6th most popular British Celebrity.

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  • 25

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  • 3.04

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  • 3.61

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Among celebrities, Christine Keeler ranks 51 out of 184Before her are Elizabeth Stride, Edie Sedgwick, Roy Sullivan, Lizzie Borden, Eduard Roschmann, and Keke Geladze. After her are Joseph Meister, Daisy and Violet Hilton, María Capovilla, Paris Hilton, Betsy Ross, and Henrietta Lacks.

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Among people born in 1942, Christine Keeler ranks 141Before her are Linda Evans, Vasily Alekseyev, Kang Kek Iew, Andy Summers, Milan Milutinović, and Robert Ballard. After her are Michael Jackson, David Bradley, Rei Kawakubo, Evaristo Carvalho, Britt Ekland, and Takao Nishiyama. Among people deceased in 2017, Christine Keeler ranks 111Before her are Violet Brown, Jannis Kounellis, Don Rickles, Peter Abrahams, Tomas Milian, and Dmitri Hvorostovsky. After her are Pierre Henry, John Heard, George Young, Juan Goytisolo, Richard Anderson, and Bill Paxton.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Christine Keeler ranks 1,361 out of 6,924Before her are P. F. Strawson (1919), Emilia Clarke (1986), John Stuart, 3rd Earl of Bute (1713), Gary Lineker (1960), Ruth Belville (1854), and John Bowring (1792). After her are John Martin (1789), William Prout (1785), Chris Patten (1944), William Sturgeon (1783), Martin Gore (1961), and Ceawlin of Wessex (600).

Among CELEBRITIES In United Kingdom

Among celebrities born in United Kingdom, Christine Keeler ranks 6Before her are Joseph Merrick (1862), Millvina Dean (1912), Mary Mallon (1869), Mary Anning (1799), and Albert Pierrepoint (1905). After her are Daisy and Violet Hilton (null), Jane Morris (1839), and Louise Brown (1978).