Jeanette MacDonald

1903 - 1965

Jeanette MacDonald

Jeanette Anna MacDonald (June 18, 1903 – January 14, 1965) was an American singer and actress best remembered for her musical films of the 1930s with Maurice Chevalier (The Love Parade, Love Me Tonight, The Merry Widow and One Hour With You) and Nelson Eddy (Naughty Marietta, Rose-Marie, and Maytime). During the 1930s and 1940s she starred in 29 feature films, four nominated for Best Picture Oscars (The Love Parade, One Hour with You, Naughty Marietta and San Francisco), and recorded extensively, earning three gold records. She later appeared in opera, concerts, radio, and television. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jeanette MacDonald has received more than 832,948 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,134th most popular singer.

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Among singers, Jeanette MacDonald ranks 1,139 out of 3,001Before her are Leeteuk, Long John Baldry, Indira Radić, Ute Lemper, Genesis P-Orridge, and Amy Macdonald. After her are Jakob Dylan, Emma Kirkby, Juan Diego Flórez, Gregory Isaacs, Sheena Easton, and Jon Brion.

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Among people born in 1903, Jeanette MacDonald ranks 195Before her are Voldemar Väli, Bernard Leene, George Koltanowski, Earl Hines, Romeo Neri, and Georges de Rham. After her are Marshall Harvey Stone, Elisha Cook Jr., Daphne Akhurst, Vernon Duke, Helena Nordheim, and Kenneth Clark. Among people deceased in 1965, Jeanette MacDonald ranks 131Before her are Albert Gutterson, František Langer, Henry Travers, Mae Murray, Constance Bennett, and Harry Porter. After her are Jacques Audiberti, W. T. Cosgrave, Robert Benson, Everett Sloane, Myra Hess, and Ethel Thomson Larcombe.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jeanette MacDonald ranks 5,916 out of 12,171Before her are Charles Bassett (1931), James Brady (1940), Frank Norris (1870), Kevin McHale (1957), Andrew Cuomo (1957), and Carla Laemmle (1909). After her are Bobby Cannavale (1970), Edie McClurg (1951), Evan Stone (1964), Will Geer (1902), Anne Shirley (1918), and Richard Simmons (1948).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Jeanette MacDonald ranks 310Before her are Betty Carter (1929), Ann Wilson (1950), Sherrill Milnes (1935), Johnny Rivers (1942), Yvonne Elliman (1951), and Thomas Hampson (1955). After her are Jakob Dylan (1969), Jon Brion (1963), Mandy Moore (1984), Jenni Rivera (1969), Kathleen Battle (1948), and Kesha (1987).