Linda Lovelace

1949 - 2002

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Linda Lovelace (born Linda Susan Boreman; January 10, 1949 – April 22, 2002) was an American pornographic actress known for her performance in the 1972 hardcore film Deep Throat. Although the film was an enormous success at the time, Boreman later said that her abusive husband, Chuck Traynor, had threatened and coerced her into the performance. In her autobiography Ordeal, she described what went on behind the scenes. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Linda Lovelace has received more than 5,582,938 page views. Her biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Linda Lovelace is the 2nd most popular pornographic actor, the 797th most popular biography from United States (down from 663rd in 2019) and the most popular American Pornographic Actor.

Linda Lovelace is most famous for being the star of the 1972 pornographic film Deep Throat.

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Among pornographic actors, Linda Lovelace ranks 2 out of 219Before her are Ilona Staller. After her are Rocco Siffredi, Ron Jeremy, Lisa Ann, Juliet Anderson, Nina Hartley, Jenna Jameson, Lolo Ferrari, Georgina Spelvin, Julia Ann, and Asa Akira.

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Among people born in 1949, Linda Lovelace ranks 38Before her are Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Thomas Sankara, Sebastián Piñera, John Belushi, George Foreman, and Amin Maalouf. After her are Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Philippe Petit, Thaksin Shinawatra, Ottmar Hitzfeld, Joan Enric Vives Sicília, and Tom Waits. Among people deceased in 2002, Linda Lovelace ranks 25Before her are Rod Steiger, Camilo José Cela, Robert Nozick, James Tobin, Valeriy Lobanovskyi, and Fritz Walter. After her are Edsger W. Dijkstra, Alexander Prokhorov, Nándor Hidegkuti, John Gotti, Juan Alberto Schiaffino, and Eduardo Chillida.

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Among people born in United States, Linda Lovelace ranks 797 out of 15,968Before her are Bob Beamon (1946), Edward C. Tolman (1886), John Jacob Astor IV (1864), Paul Morphy (1837), Robert Wagner (1930), and George Cukor (1899). After her are Gena Rowlands (1930), James Earl Jones (1931), Lee Marvin (1924), Jack Palance (1919), Kim Kardashian (1980), and William Friedkin (1935).


Among pornographic actors born in United States, Linda Lovelace ranks 1After her are Ron Jeremy (1953), Lisa Ann (1972), Juliet Anderson (1938), Nina Hartley (1959), Jenna Jameson (1974), Georgina Spelvin (1936), Julia Ann (1969), Asa Akira (1986), Gloria Leonard (1940), Tracey Adams (1958), and Veronica Avluv (1972).