Jean Harlow

1911 - 1937

Jean Harlow

Jean Harlow (born Harlean Harlow Carpenter; March 3, 1911 – June 7, 1937) was an American actress and sex symbol. Often nicknamed the "Blonde Bombshell" and the "Platinum Blonde", she was popular for her "Laughing Vamp" screen persona. Harlow was in the film industry for only nine years, but she became one of the biggest movie stars in Hollywood, whose image in the public eye has endured. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean Harlow has received more than 4,266,834 page views. Her biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 389th most popular actor.

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  • 4.3M

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  • 62.37

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  • 55

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.73

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.18

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Jean Harlow ranks 385 out of 8,832Before her are Catherine Zeta-Jones, Renée Zellweger, Michel Piccoli, Richard Dean Anderson, Mickey Rooney, and Juliette Gréco. After her are Luke Perry, Burgess Meredith, Kate Winslet, David Hasselhoff, Lola Montez, and Oona O'Neill.

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Among people born in 1911, Jean Harlow ranks 36Before her are William Alfred Fowler, Jules Dassin, Ginger Rogers, William Howard Stein, Odysseas Elytis, and J. L. Austin. After her are Bernard Katz, Richard Baer, Niels Kaj Jerne, Henri Troyat, Vincent Price, and Gustav Wagner. Among people deceased in 1937, Jean Harlow ranks 23Before her are Gerda Taro, J. Bruce Ismay, Yevgeny Zamyatin, Karol Szymanowski, Austen Chamberlain, and Gaston Doumergue. After her are Ramsay MacDonald, Sergo Ordzhonikidze, Charles-Marie Widor, Albert Roussel, Wallace Carothers, and Louis Vierne.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jean Harlow ranks 783 out of 12,171Before her are Rosalyn Sussman Yalow (1921), Katherine Johnson (1918), John Dos Passos (1896), Mickey Rooney (1920), Raymond Carver (1938), and L. Frank Baum (1856). After her are Jerry Lee Lewis (1935), Luke Perry (1966), Herbert Spencer Gasser (1888), H. H. Holmes (1861), Boris Johnson (1964), and Ray Tomlinson (1941).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Jean Harlow ranks 199Before her are Roy Scheider (1932), Mae West (1893), Jack Palance (1919), Renée Zellweger (1969), Richard Dean Anderson (1950), and Mickey Rooney (1920). After her are Luke Perry (1966), Burgess Meredith (1907), David Hasselhoff (1952), Robert Wagner (1930), Kris Jenner (1955), and Don Johnson (1949).