Jean Peters

1926 - 2000

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Elizabeth Jean Peters (October 15, 1926 – October 13, 2000) was an American film actress. She is known as a star of 20th Century Fox in the late 1940s and early 1950s, and as the second wife of Howard Hughes. Although possibly best remembered for her siren role in Pickup on South Street (1953), Peters was known for her resistance to being turned into a sex symbol. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean Peters has received more than 2,598,634 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Jean Peters is the 2,162nd most popular actor (down from 1,736th in 2019), the 3,556th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,023rd in 2019) and the 1,031st most popular Actor.

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  • 52.48

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  • 25

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  • 2.93

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  • 3.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Jean Peters ranks 2,162 out of 9,996Before her are Sylvia Sidney, Aurore Clément, Yolande Moreau, Vasily Lanovoy, Paul Gleason, and Sarah Michelle Gellar. After her are Nieves Navarro, Christopher Meloni, Marsha Hunt, Marie-José Nat, Karl Valentin, and Franciszek Pieczka.

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Among people born in 1926, Jean Peters ranks 179Before her are Joshua Fishman, Jimmy Savile, Genrich Altshuller, Juan Jesús Posadas Ocampo, Rehavam Ze'evi, and Yitzhak Arad. After her are Julie London, Ernst Ocwirk, Ingrid Haebler, Alfredo Oscar Saint Jean, Big Mama Thornton, and Estanislao Esteban Karlic. Among people deceased in 2000, Jean Peters ranks 107Before her are Bernhard Wicki, Ignatius Kung Pin-Mei, Hendrik C. van de Hulst, Bruno Zevi, Edward Gorey, and Nikolaos Andriakopoulos. After her are Julie London, Basil Bernstein, Elek Schwartz, L. Sprague de Camp, Ian Dury, and Kalle Svensson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jean Peters ranks 3,556 out of 18,182Before her are Brian Herbert (1947), Grote Reber (1911), Bernie Mac (1957), Sarah Michelle Gellar (1977), Frederick William Franz (1893), and Kateri Tekakwitha (1656). After her are William Baumol (1922), Ahmad Jamal (1930), Christopher Meloni (1961), Marsha Hunt (1917), Lou Henry Hoover (1874), and Nicole Scherzinger (1978).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Jean Peters ranks 1,031Before her are Doug Savant (1964), Peter Boyle (1935), Lloyd Bacon (1889), Sylvia Sidney (1910), Paul Gleason (1939), and Sarah Michelle Gellar (1977). After her are Christopher Meloni (1961), Marsha Hunt (1917), Carla Gugino (1971), Kevin Sorbo (1958), Adam Baldwin (1962), and Lorraine Gary (1937).

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