Jane Russell was an iconic American actress and singer who gained international stardom starring in numerous commercially successful Hollywood films, including the 1953 hit film Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, in which she starred alongside Marilyn Monroe. Her other notable film works included 1948's The Paleface and 1954's The French Line. Throughout the 1940s and 1950s, she was regarded as one of the biggest sex symbols in Hollywood.
She was married three times. Her first marriage was to professional football player Bob Waterfield, with whom she adopted three children: a daughter and two sons. Her second husband was actor Roger Barrett. From 1974 to 1999, she was married to her third and final husband John Calvin Peoples.
She became infertile after a botched abortion she had when she got pregnant at the age of 18.
She was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1960.
was a famous American actress,
who was born on
June 21, 1921. As a person born on this date, Jane Russell is listed in our database as the 12th
most popular celebrity for the day (June 21) and the 17th most popular for the year (1921).
People born on June 21
fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab.
Jane Russell is the 470th most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Jane Russell's birthday, Jane Russell is the 3088th most famous American.
In general, Jane Russell ranks as the 5613th
most popular famous person, and the 953rd most popular actress of all time.
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