Pola Negri

1897 - 1987

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Pola Negri (; born Barbara Apolonia Chałupiec [apɔˈlɔɲa xaˈwupʲɛt͡s]; 3 January 1897 – 1 August 1987) was a Polish stage and film actress and singer. She achieved worldwide fame during the silent and golden eras of Hollywood and European film for her tragedienne and femme fatale roles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pola Negri has received more than 1,119,125 page views. Her biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 48 in 2019). Pola Negri is the 283rd most popular actor (down from 217th in 2019), the 102nd most popular biography from Poland (down from 77th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Polish Actor.

Pola Negri was a Polish actress and singer who was most famous for her roles in the silent films of the 1910s and 1920s.

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Among actors, Pola Negri ranks 283 out of 13,578Before her are Demi Moore, Liza Minnelli, Vittorio Gassman, Kurt Russell, William Holden, and Christopher Reeve. After her are Nathalie Delon, Michael Keaton, Farrah Fawcett, Rudolph Valentino, Sophie Marceau, and Sonny Chiba.

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Among people born in 1897, Pola Negri ranks 23Before her are Ferenc Szálasi, Soong Mei-ling, Gordon Allport, Tadeusz Reichstein, Frank Capra, and Kurt Schuschnigg. After her are Thích Quảng Đức, Odd Hassel, Yun Posun, Enid Blyton, Paul Delvaux, and Kurt Daluege. Among people deceased in 1987, Pola Negri ranks 17Before her are Fred Astaire, Thomas Sankara, Walter Houser Brattain, Andrey Kolmogorov, Maria von Trapp, and William P. Murphy. After her are Lawrence Kohlberg, James Baldwin, Fahri Korutürk, Jascha Heifetz, Lino Ventura, and Lee Byung-chul.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Pola Negri ranks 102 out of 1,694Before her are Augusta Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein (1858), Stefan Banach (1892), Tadeusz Reichstein (1897), Dziga Vertov (1896), Judah Loew ben Bezalel (1512), and Ulrich Beck (1944). After her are Jan Matejko (1838), Mieszko I of Poland (940), Maria Feodorovna (1759), Leopold Kronecker (1823), Hanna Reitsch (1912), and Zdzisław Beksiński (1929).

Among ACTORS In Poland

Among actors born in Poland, Pola Negri ranks 2Before her are Klaus Kinski (1926). After her are Hanna Schygulla (1943), Lilli Palmer (1914), Daniel Olbrychski (1945), Tommy Wiseau (1955), Barbara Brylska (1941), Anny Ondra (1903), Dita Parlo (1906), Aleksander Krupa (1947), Paul Wegener (1874), and Beata Tyszkiewicz (1938).

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