Jane Russell

1921 - 2011

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Ernestine Jane Geraldine Russell (June 21, 1921 – February 28, 2011) was an American actress and model. She was one of Hollywood's leading sex symbols in the 1940s and 1950s. She starred in more than 20 films. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jane Russell has received more than 4,983,618 page views. Her biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Jane Russell is the 376th most popular actor (up from 577th in 2019), the 683rd most popular biography from United States (up from 1,068th in 2019) and the 182nd most popular American Actor.

Jane Russell was most famous for her voluptuous figure and her acting in the movie The Outlaw.

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  • 64.77

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  • 51

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  • 5.76

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  • 4.50

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Jane Russell ranks 376 out of 13,578Before her are Mylène Demongeot, Trevor Howard, Margot Robbie, Frances Farmer, Patrick Stewart, and F. Murray Abraham. After her are Lana Turner, Bela Lugosi, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Giancarlo Giannini, George Kennedy, and Burgess Meredith.

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Among people born in 1921, Jane Russell ranks 33Before her are Sugar Ray Robinson, Vasily Smyslov, Rosalyn Sussman Yalow, Vasily Stalin, Gianni Agnelli, and John Glenn. After her are Lana Turner, Arthur Leonard Schawlow, Marija Gimbutas, Lotfi A. Zadeh, Yoichiro Nambu, and Akio Morita. Among people deceased in 2011, Jane Russell ranks 27Before her are Willard Boyle, Dennis Ritchie, John Barry, Rosalyn Sussman Yalow, Sidney Lumet, and Burhanuddin Rabbani. After her are Gary Moore, John McCarthy, Manfred Gerlach, Necmettin Erbakan, Christa Wolf, and Ralph M. Steinman.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jane Russell ranks 683 out of 20,380Before her are Washington Irving (1783), Linda B. Buck (1947), Nancy Pelosi (1940), John Browning (1855), F. Murray Abraham (1939), and Chris Isaak (1956). After her are Bill Cosby (1937), Lana Turner (1921), Omar Bradley (1893), Joseph Barbera (1911), George Kennedy (1925), and David Bohm (1992).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Jane Russell ranks 182Before her are Jeff Goldblum (1952), Alec Baldwin (1958), George Peppard (1928), Bill Bixby (1934), Frances Farmer (1913), and F. Murray Abraham (1939). After her are Lana Turner (1921), George Kennedy (1925), Burgess Meredith (1907), Ray Liotta (1954), Douglas Fairbanks (1883), and Bradley Cooper (1975).

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