Lillian Russell

Lillian Russell bio

Birth Name: Helen Louise Leonard

Occupation: Movie Actress

Place Of Birth: Clinton

Date Of Birth: December 4, 1860

Date Of Death: June 6, 1922

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Lillian Russell was born on the 4th of December, 1860. She was famous for being a Movie Actress. Famed for her beauty as well as her voice, she starred in acclaimed roles in the U.S. productions of The Grand Duchess.

Lillian Russell was born in Clinton. She became famous for her role in the comic opera, The Snake Charmer, and then appeared on the Gilber and Sullivan directed production, Patience and The Sorcerer. She was the feminine ideal of her generation and toured in England with a burlesque company.

Lillian Russell was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Lillian Russell was born in 1860s.

Helen Louise Leonard is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Lillian’s Helen Louise Leonard attended Convent of the Sacred Heart.


Lillian Russell’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Lillian Russell’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Lillian Russell kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Lillian Russell was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Helen Louise Leonard
NICKNAME: Nellie, Helen Louise Leonard, Lillian Russell
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Lillian Russell was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Lillian Russell was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Lillian Russell had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Lillian Russell’s birth sign is Sagittarius and she had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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