Rita Hayworth

1918 - 1987

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Rita Hayworth (born Margarita Carmen Cansino; October 17, 1918 – May 14, 1987) was an American actress, dancer, and producer. She achieved fame during the 1940s as one of the era's top stars, appearing in 61 films over 37 years. The press coined the term "The Love Goddess" to describe Hayworth after she had become the most glamorous screen idol of the 1940s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rita Hayworth has received more than 10,980,569 page views. Her biography is available in 89 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 84 in 2019). Rita Hayworth is the 126th most popular actor (down from 88th in 2019), the 258th most popular biography from United States (down from 174th in 2019) and the 68th most popular American Actor.

Rita Hayworth was a Hollywood actress who starred in many films in the 1940s and 1950s. She is most famous for her role in the 1946 film "Gilda" where she played a femme fatale.

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Among actors, Rita Hayworth ranks 126 out of 10,030Before her are Lee Van Cleef, Shirley MacLaine, Peter O'Toole, Oliver Hardy, Burt Lancaster, and Jean Renoir. After her are Yves Montand, Klaus Kinski, Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves, Bruno Ganz, and Julie Andrews.

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Among people born in 1918, Rita Hayworth ranks 12Before her are Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Richard Feynman, Robert Wadlow, Kurt Waldheim, Louis Althusser, and Leonard Bernstein. After her are Jørn Utzon, Helmut Schmidt, Ken Miles, Katherine Johnson, Frederick Sanger, and Alberto Ascari. Among people deceased in 1987, Rita Hayworth ranks 8Before her are Rudolf Hess, Louis de Broglie, Carl Rogers, Dalida, Lawrence Kohlberg, and Primo Levi. After her are Fred Astaire, Marguerite Yourcenar, Andrey Kolmogorov, Pola Negri, Gunnar Myrdal, and John Huston.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Rita Hayworth ranks 258 out of 15,968Before her are Joseph Smith (1805), Oliver Hardy (1892), O. Henry (1862), Arthur Miller (1915), Burt Lancaster (1913), and Jesse James (1847). After her are Jerry Brown (1938), Colonel Sanders (1890), Jack Kerouac (1922), J. Edgar Hoover (1895), Charles Francis Richter (1900), and O. J. Simpson (1947).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Rita Hayworth ranks 68Before her are Harvey Keitel (1939), Ava Gardner (1922), Lee Van Cleef (1925), Shirley MacLaine (1934), Oliver Hardy (1892), and Burt Lancaster (1913). After her are Shirley Temple (1928), Diane Keaton (1946), Leonardo DiCaprio (1974), Bette Davis (1908), Gwyneth Paltrow (1972), and Paul Walker (1973).

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