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Jayne Mansfield

1933 - 1967

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Jayne Mansfield (born Vera Jayne Palmer; April 19, 1933 – June 29, 1967) was an American actress, singer, nightclub entertainer, and Playboy Playmate. A sex symbol of the 1950s and early 1960s while under contract at 20th Century Fox, Mansfield was known for her well-publicized personal life and publicity stunts. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jayne Mansfield has received more than 17,717,896 page views. Her biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 53 in 2019). Jayne Mansfield is the 444th most popular actor (down from 386th in 2019), the 847th most popular biography from United States (down from 749th in 2019) and the 229th most popular American Actor.

Jayne Mansfield is most famous for her acting career, which spanned from the 1950s to the 1970s. She was a successful actress and a sex symbol.

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Among actors, Jayne Mansfield ranks 444 out of 9,996Before her are Maria Schell, Javier Bardem, Brian Dennehy, Larry Hagman, Mickey Rooney, and Lillian Gish. After her are Stéphane Audran, Danielle Darrieux, Juliette Binoche, Alan Arkin, Bill Bixby, and Dirk Bogarde.

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Among people born in 1933, Jayne Mansfield ranks 46Before her are Bernardo Provenzano, Gene Wilder, Quincy Jones, Jerzy Grotowski, Paul J. Crutzen, and Richard R. Ernst. After her are Samora Machel, Claude Cohen-Tannoudji, John Gurdon, Horst Buchholz, Willie Nelson, and Jeremy Brett. Among people deceased in 1967, Jayne Mansfield ranks 28Before her are Richard Kuhn, Françoise Dorléac, Wolfgang Köhler, Hermann Joseph Muller, Casimir Funk, and Cyril Norman Hinshelwood. After her are Otis Redding, Ossip Zadkine, Norman Angell, Ejnar Hertzsprung, Héctor Scarone, and Robert van Gulik.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jayne Mansfield ranks 847 out of 18,182Before her are John Franklin Enders (1897), Larry Hagman (1931), George Minot (1885), Mickey Rooney (1920), Lillian Gish (1893), and Ritchie Valens (1941). After her are Norman Foster Ramsey Jr. (1915), Britney Spears (1981), Mary Higgins Clark (1927), James Hetfield (1963), John Lee Hooker (1917), and Paul Allen (1953).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Jayne Mansfield ranks 229Before her are James Cromwell (1940), James Earl Jones (1931), Brian Dennehy (1938), Larry Hagman (1931), Mickey Rooney (1920), and Lillian Gish (1893). After her are Alan Arkin (1934), Bill Bixby (1934), Jason Robards (1922), John Lithgow (1945), James Woods (1947), and Linda Hamilton (1956).

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