Jane Fonda

1937 - Today

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Jane Seymour Fonda (born December 21, 1937) is an American actress, activist, and former fashion model. Recognized as a film icon, Fonda is the recipient of various accolades including two Academy Awards, two British Academy Film Awards, seven Golden Globe Awards, a Primetime Emmy Award, the AFI Life Achievement Award, the Golden Lion Honorary Award, the Honorary Palme d'Or, and the Cecil B. DeMille Award.Born to socialite Frances Ford Seymour and actor Henry Fonda, Fonda made her acting debut with the 1960 Broadway play There Was a Little Girl, for which she received a nomination for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play, and made her screen debut later the same year with the romantic comedy Tall Story. She rose to prominence during the 1960s with the comedies Period of Adjustment (1962), Sunday in New York (1963), Cat Ballou (1965), Barefoot in the Park (1967), and Barbarella (1968). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jane Fonda has received more than 25,867,703 page views. Her biography is available in 82 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 77 in 2019). Jane Fonda is the 80th most popular actor (down from 63rd in 2019), the 157th most popular biography from United States (down from 138th in 2019) and the 38th most popular American Actor.

Jane Fonda is an American actress, writer, political activist, former fashion model, and fitness guru. She rose to fame in the 1960s with films such as Barbarella and Cat Ballou. Fonda has won two Academy Awards and received several other awards and nominations. She has also been a longtime political activist for many causes, notably the anti-war movement and the feminist movement.

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Among actors, Jane Fonda ranks 80 out of 10,030Before her are Vin Diesel, Clark Gable, Gérard Depardieu, Toshiro Mifune, Paul Newman, and Tom Hanks. After her are John Wayne, Judi Dench, Leslie Nielsen, Tom Selleck, Peter Falk, and Michael Gambon.

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Among people born in 1937, Jane Fonda ranks 9Before her are Morgan Freeman, Jack Nicholson, Harald V of Norway, Dustin Hoffman, Valentina Tereshkova, and Ridley Scott. After her are Queen Sonja of Norway, Boris Spassky, Vanessa Redgrave, Queen Paola of Belgium, Renzo Piano, and Martti Ahtisaari.

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Among people born in United States, Jane Fonda ranks 157 out of 15,968Before her are Ray Charles (1930), Barbra Streisand (1942), Clark Gable (1901), Carl Sagan (1934), Paul Newman (1925), and Tom Hanks (1956). After her are John Tyler (1790), John Wayne (1907), Bobby Fischer (1943), John Williams (1932), George Gershwin (1898), and John Rawls (1921).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Jane Fonda ranks 38Before her are Will Smith (1968), Brad Pitt (1963), Vin Diesel (1967), Clark Gable (1901), Paul Newman (1925), and Tom Hanks (1956). After her are John Wayne (1907), Tom Selleck (1945), Peter Falk (1927), Gregory Peck (1916), Buster Keaton (1895), and John Travolta (1954).

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