Ten fun facts about Jane Fonda
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Jane Fonda was originally born Lady Jayne Seymour Fonda in December 21, 1937 to Henry Fonda and Frances Ford Seymour.
Her acting career took off with movies such as Barbarella and Cat Ballou in the 1960s, which is when she became quite famous.
In her career more than 50 years as an actress, she has won 2 Academy Awards, 1 Emmy Award, 3 Golden Globes and received many other movie awards and nominations.
After being retired for 15 years, she returned to acting in 2005 with the movie Monster-in-Law and again two years later in Georgia Rule.Fact 5
She has also produced and featured in more than 20 exercise videos that were released between 1982 and 1995, and another one in 2010.Fact 6
She and her father, Henry Fonda were the first father and daughter pair to have been nominated for an Oscar in the same year (1982).Fact 7
Jane Fonda was born double jointed.Fact 8
In a visit to Hanoi in 1972 during the Vietnam war nickname "Hanoi Jane" due to the pictures that showed her sitting on an anti aircraft gun that was used against the American air crew.Fact 9
She has been an activist for many political causes like her opposition to the Vietnam War, her protests against the Iraq War and the violence against women.Fact 10
She co-founded the Women’s Media Center, an organization that aims to make women’s voices heard through the media. Go to more people facts ❯
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