Edie Sedgwick

1943 - 1971

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Edith Minturn Sedgwick Post (April 20, 1943 – November 16, 1971) was an American actress and fashion model, known for being one of Andy Warhol's superstars. Sedgwick became known as "The Girl of the Year" in 1965 after starring in several of Warhol's short films in the 1960s. She was dubbed an "It Girl", while Vogue magazine also named her a "Youthquaker".Sedgwick broke with Warhol in 1966, and attempted to forge an independent acting career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edie Sedgwick has received more than 2,960,157 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Edie Sedgwick is the 46th most popular celebrity (down from 41st in 2019), the 1,996th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,797th in 2019) and the 18th most popular American Celebrity.

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Among celebrities, Edie Sedgwick ranks 46 out of 184Before her are Thérésa Tallien, Dan Inosanto, Virginia Oldoini, Countess of Castiglione, Fritz Pfeffer, Anna Nicole Smith, and Elizabeth Stride. After her are Roy Sullivan, Lizzie Borden, Eduard Roschmann, Keke Geladze, Christine Keeler, and Joseph Meister.

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Among people born in 1943, Edie Sedgwick ranks 115Before her are Ken Norton, Johann Deisenhofer, Jack Bruce, Chris Amon, John Nettles, and J. Michael Kosterlitz. After her are Barış Manço, Jacques Dutronc, Tobe Hooper, Barry Manilow, R. L. Stine, and Paul Wolfowitz. Among people deceased in 1971, Edie Sedgwick ranks 46Before her are Gene Vincent, Archduchess Adelheid of Austria, J. D. Bernal, Violet Jessop, Jo Siffert, and Reinhold Niebuhr. After her are Philippe Thys, Bernardo Houssay, Helene Weigel, Georgy Dobrovolsky, Vladislav Volkov, and Shigeyoshi Suzuki.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Edie Sedgwick ranks 1,996 out of 15,968Before her are Ving Rhames (1959), Larry Tesler (1945), Elizabeth Bishop (1911), Anne Meara (1929), Eric Adams (1952), and Reinhold Niebuhr (1892). After her are Ken Wilber (1949), Richard Brooks (1912), W. Eugene Smith (1918), Clara Bow (1905), Upton Sinclair (1878), and Robert C. Merton (1944).

Among CELEBRITIES In United States

Among celebrities born in United States, Edie Sedgwick ranks 18Before her are Rosemary Kennedy (1918), Sarah Knauss (1880), Kim Peek (1951), Annie Oakley (1860), Dan Inosanto (1936), and Anna Nicole Smith (1967). After her are Roy Sullivan (1912), Lizzie Borden (1860), Paris Hilton (1981), Betsy Ross (1752), Henrietta Lacks (1920), and Kourtney Kardashian (1979).