Jean Seberg

1938 - 1979

Jean Seberg

Jean Dorothy Seberg (; French: [ʒin sebɛʁɡ]; November 13, 1938 – August 30, 1979) was an American actress who lived half her life in France. Her performance in Jean-Luc Godard's 1960 film Breathless immortalized her as an icon of French New Wave cinema.She appeared in 34 films in Hollywood and in Europe, including Saint Joan, Bonjour Tristesse, Lilith, The Mouse That Roared, Moment to Moment, A Fine Madness, Paint Your Wagon, Airport, Macho Callahan, and Gang War in Naples. She was also one of the best-known targets of the FBI COINTELPRO project. Her targeting was in retaliation for her support of the Black Panther Party and was a smear directly ordered by J. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean Seberg has received more than 3,315,439 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 352nd most popular actor.

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  • 30

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  • 5.25

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  • 2.82

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Among actors, Jean Seberg ranks 349 out of 8,832Before her are Chow Yun-fat, Pat Morita, Ron Perlman, James Earl Jones, Zsa Zsa Gabor, and Carole Lombard. After her are Lee Marvin, John Malkovich, Jason Robards, Carmen Amaya, Hugh Grant, and Telly Savalas.

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Among people born in 1938, Jean Seberg ranks 39Before her are Otto Rehhagel, Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, Frederick Forsyth, Fuad Masum, Robert Nozick, and Jean Giraud. After her are Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Kurt Wüthrich, Raymond Carver, Ben E. King, Diana Rigg, and Abulfaz Elchibey. Among people deceased in 1979, Jean Seberg ranks 22Before her are Agostinho Neto, Sid Vicious, Nelson Rockefeller, Shin'ichirō Tomonaga, Bertil Ohlin, and Wilhelm Bittrich. After her are Reinhard Gehlen, Werner Forssmann, Ernst Chain, Sonia Delaunay, Nadia Boulanger, and Nur Muhammad Taraki.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jean Seberg ranks 707 out of 12,171Before her are Jimmy Connors (1952), Michelle Obama (1964), Charles H. Townes (1915), Billy Graham (1918), James B. Sumner (1887), and Carole Lombard (1908). After her are Lee Marvin (1924), George Stinney (1929), Robert McNamara (1916), John Malkovich (1953), William Howard Stein (1911), and Jason Robards (1922).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Jean Seberg ranks 182Before her are Jayne Mansfield (1933), Montgomery Clift (1920), Pat Morita (1932), Ron Perlman (1950), James Earl Jones (1931), and Carole Lombard (1908). After her are Lee Marvin (1924), John Malkovich (1953), Jason Robards (1922), Telly Savalas (1922), Tippi Hedren (1930), and Anne Bancroft (1931).