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Adrienne Lecouvreur

1692 - 1730

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Adrienne Lecouvreur (5 April 1692 – 20 March 1730), born Adrienne Couvreur, was a French actress, considered by many as the greatest of her time. Born in Damery, she first appeared professionally on the stage in Lille. After her Paris debut at the Comédie-Française in 1717, she was immensely popular with the public. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adrienne Lecouvreur has received more than 96,054 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Adrienne Lecouvreur is the 1,006th most popular actor (up from 1,050th in 2019), the 1,636th most popular biography from France (up from 1,744th in 2019) and the 80th most popular French Actor.

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Among actors, Adrienne Lecouvreur ranks 1,006 out of 9,996Before her are Luise Rainer, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Miou-Miou, Lucy Liu, Joe Mantegna, and Victoria Abril. After her are Henry Bergman, Paolo Villaggio, Olivia Hussey, Michel Serrault, David Schwimmer, and Mark Blum.

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Among people born in 1692, Adrienne Lecouvreur ranks 6Before her are Giuseppe Tartini, Elisabeth Farnese, Pieter van Musschenbroek, Joseph Ferdinand of Bavaria, and Louis Henri, Duke of Bourbon. After her are Frederick William, Duke of Courland, James Stirling, Joseph Butler, Alessandro Albani, Louisa Maria Stuart, and Unico Wilhelm van Wassenaer. Among people deceased in 1730, Adrienne Lecouvreur ranks 7Before her are Peter II of Russia, Pope Benedict XIII, Frederick IV of Denmark, Theresa Kunegunda Sobieska, Leonardo Vinci, and Charles I, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel. After her are Jakob Ammann, Hans Hermann von Katte, François de Neufville, duc de Villeroy, Luigi Ferdinando Marsili, Árni Magnússon, and Benedicta Henrietta of the Palatinate.

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In France

Among people born in France, Adrienne Lecouvreur ranks 1,636 out of 6,011Before her are Léo Taxil (1854), Miou-Miou (1950), Patrice Chéreau (1944), Germaine Tailleferre (1892), Luis Federico Leloir (1906), and Maurice Barrès (1862). After her are Charlotte Aglaé d'Orléans (1700), Michel Serrault (1928), Marguerite Perey (1909), Yo-Yo Ma (1955), Georges Feydeau (1862), and Charlotte Bonaparte (1802).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Adrienne Lecouvreur ranks 80Before her are Emmanuelle Béart (1963), Anne Parillaud (1960), Yvette Guilbert (1865), Omar Sy (1978), Audrey Tautou (1976), and Miou-Miou (1950). After her are Michel Serrault (1928), Claude Gensac (1927), Christiane Martel (1936), Jean Sorel (1934), Philippe Leroy (1930), and François Périer (1919).

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