Natalie Wood

1938 - 1981

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Natalie Wood (born Natalie Zacharenko, July 20, 1938 – November 29, 1981) was an American actress who began her career in film as a child and successfully transitioned to young adult roles. Born in San Francisco to Russian immigrant parents, Wood started acting at age four and was given a co-starring role at age 8 in Miracle on 34th Street (1947). As a teenager, she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in Rebel Without a Cause (1955), followed by a role in John Ford's The Searchers (1956). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Natalie Wood has received more than 17,721,956 page views. Her biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 59 in 2019). Natalie Wood is the 259th most popular actor (down from 234th in 2019), the 499th most popular biography from United States (down from 469th in 2019) and the 134th most popular American Actor.

Natalie Wood was an American actress who was most famous for her role in Miracle on 34th Street.

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Among actors, Natalie Wood ranks 259 out of 10,030Before her are Christoph Waltz, Pola Negri, Ursula Andress, Viggo Mortensen, Dolph Lundgren, and Harold Lloyd. After her are Demi Moore, Bill Murray, George Peppard, Silvana Mangano, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Kris Jenner.

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Among people born in 1938, Natalie Wood ranks 23Before her are Joe Dassin, Luis Aragonés, Vladimir Vysotsky, Bernie Madoff, Paul Verhoeven, and Liv Ullmann. After her are Giuliano Gemma, Mireille Darc, Leonid Kuchma, Albert Fert, Kenny Rogers, and Otto Rehhagel. Among people deceased in 1981, Natalie Wood ranks 12Before her are Max Euwe, William Wyler, Hans Adolf Krebs, Marcel Breuer, Frederica of Hanover, and Soong Ching-ling. After her are William Holden, A. J. Cronin, Béla Guttmann, Joe Louis, Harold Urey, and René Clair.

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Among people born in United States, Natalie Wood ranks 499 out of 15,968Before her are Nat King Cole (1919), Viggo Mortensen (1958), Sidney Sheldon (1917), Harold Lloyd (1893), Machine Gun Kelly (1895), and Mary Higgins Clark (1927). After her are Demi Moore (1962), 50 Cent (1975), Whoopi Goldberg (1955), Rutherford B. Hayes (1822), Washington Irving (1783), and Bill Murray (1950).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Natalie Wood ranks 134Before her are Faye Dunaway (1941), Warren Beatty (1937), Richard Chamberlain (1934), Jared Leto (1971), Viggo Mortensen (1958), and Harold Lloyd (1893). After her are Demi Moore (1962), Bill Murray (1950), George Peppard (1928), Michelle Pfeiffer (1958), Kris Jenner (1955), and William Holden (1918).

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