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 80,225 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Adrienne Lecouvreur is the 1,050th most popular actor (down from 855th in 2019), the 1,747th most popular biography from France (down from 1,564th in 2019) and the 79th most popular French Actor.

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Among actors, Adrienne Lecouvreur ranks 1,050 out of 10,030Before her are Shih Kien, Robin Tunney, Jerry Orbach, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Sofía Vergara, and Liv Tyler. After her are Jack Warden, David Graf, Jessica Alba, Beau Bridges, Aaron Eckhart, and Rami Malek.

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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, Louisa Maria Stuart, Joseph Butler, Alessandro Albani, and Unico Wilhelm van Wassenaer. Among people deceased in 1730, Adrienne Lecouvreur ranks 8Before her are Pope Benedict XIII, Frederick IV of Denmark, Leonardo Vinci, Theresa Kunegunda Sobieska, Charles I, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, and Árni Magnússon. After her are Hans Hermann von Katte, Benedicta Henrietta of the Palatinate, Jakob Ammann, François de Neufville, duc de Villeroy, Luigi Ferdinando Marsili, and Nevşehirli Damat Ibrahim Pasha.

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In France

Among people born in France, Adrienne Lecouvreur ranks 1,747 out of 5,234Before her are Jean-François Marmontel (1723), Léon Duguit (1859), Bernard-René Jourdan de Launay (1740), Dominique Vandamme (1770), Robert III, Count of Flanders (1249), and Isabella, Duchess of Lorraine (1400). After her are Henri Pitot (1695), Jacques Balmat (1762), Monique Wittig (1935), Marie de Gournay (1565), La Goulue (1866), and Marie Casimire Louise de La Grange d'Arquien (1641).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Adrienne Lecouvreur ranks 79Before her are Audrey Tautou (1976), Jean-Claude Pascal (1927), Coluche (1944), Jean Dujardin (1972), Michel Serrault (1928), and Capucine (1928). After her are Suzy Delair (1917), Emmanuelle Seigner (1966), Cécile Aubry (1928), Corinne Cléry (1950), François Périer (1919), and Jean Sorel (1934).

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