Lana Turner

1921 - 1995

Lana Turner

Lana Turner (; born Julia Jean Turner; February 8, 1921 – June 29, 1995) was an American actress. Over the course of her nearly 50-year career, she achieved fame as both a pin-up model and a film actress, as well as for her highly publicized personal life. In the mid-1940s, she was one of the highest-paid actresses in the United States, and one of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's (MGM) biggest stars, with her films earning the studio more than $50 million during her 18-year contract with them. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lana Turner has received more than 4,437,896 page views. Her biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 273rd most popular actor.

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  • 4.50

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Among actors, Lana Turner ranks 272 out of 8,832Before her are Donald Pleasence, Reese Witherspoon, Frances Farmer, David Niven, Goldie Hawn, and Richard Kiel. After her are Monica Vitti, Colin Firth, Jodie Foster, Isabelle Huppert, Pierre Richard, and Gena Rowlands.

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Among people born in 1921, Lana Turner ranks 26Before her are Giulietta Masina, Gunnar Nordahl, Simone Signoret, Paulo Freire, John Glenn, and Nancy Reagan. After her are Deborah Kerr, Satyajit Ray, Vasily Smyslov, Gianni Agnelli, Kurt Knispel, and Vasily Stalin. Among people deceased in 1995, Lana Turner ranks 17Before her are Gunnar Nordahl, Adolf Butenandt, Dean Martin, Hannes Alfvén, Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, and Donald Pleasence. After her are Fred Perry, Siad Barre, Aziz Nesin, William Alfred Fowler, Ginger Rogers, and Harold Wilson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lana Turner ranks 540 out of 12,171Before her are George Eastman (1854), Goldie Hawn (1945), Ellen G. White (1827), Willis Lamb (1913), Richard Kiel (1939), and Francis Fukuyama (1952). After her are Carl Barks (1901), Josiah Willard Gibbs (1839), Jodie Foster (1962), Alice Cooper (1948), Emily Greene Balch (1867), and William T. G. Morton (1819).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Lana Turner ranks 146Before her are Kevin Spacey (1959), Bryan Cranston (1956), Reese Witherspoon (1976), Frances Farmer (1913), Goldie Hawn (1945), and Richard Kiel (1939). After her are Jodie Foster (1962), Gena Rowlands (1930), Liza Minnelli (1946), Talia Shire (1946), Dwayne Johnson (1972), and Gene Kelly (1912).