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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 12,682,173 page views. Her biography is available in 90 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 89 in 2019). Rita Hayworth is the 127th most popular actor (down from 126th in 2019), the 238th most popular biography from United States (up from 258th in 2019) and the 63rd 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 127 out of 9,996Before her are Cameron Diaz, Spencer Tracy, Stan Laurel, Max von Sydow, Peter Falk, and Ursula Andress. After her are Rutger Hauer, Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis, Robert Duvall, Yves Montand, and Lee Van Cleef.

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Among people born in 1918, Rita Hayworth ranks 9Before her are Ingmar Bergman, Anwar Sadat, Gamal Abdel Nasser, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Richard Feynman, and Robert Wadlow. After her are Ken Miles, Louis Althusser, Helmut Schmidt, Leonard Bernstein, Kurt Waldheim, and Frederick Sanger. Among people deceased in 1987, Rita Hayworth ranks 6Before her are Andy Warhol, Rudolf Hess, Dalida, Carl Rogers, and Louis de Broglie. After her are Primo Levi, Lawrence Kohlberg, Fred Astaire, Marguerite Yourcenar, Pola Negri, and Andrey Kolmogorov.

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Among people born in United States, Rita Hayworth ranks 238 out of 18,182Before her are Peter Falk (1927), Robert E. Lee (1807), Henry Miller (1891), Robert F. Kennedy (1925), J. Edgar Hoover (1895), and Philip Kotler (1931). After her are Brigham Young (1801), Ted Kaczynski (1942), John Ford (1894), Ronnie James Dio (1942), Burt Lancaster (1913), and Tony Curtis (1925).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Rita Hayworth ranks 63Before her are John Travolta (1954), Tommy Lee Jones (1946), Orson Welles (1915), Cameron Diaz (1972), Spencer Tracy (1900), and Peter Falk (1927). After her are Burt Lancaster (1913), Tony Curtis (1925), Robert Duvall (1931), Lee Van Cleef (1925), Oliver Hardy (1892), and Gwyneth Paltrow (1972).

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