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Alain Delon

1935 - Today

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Alain Fabien Maurice Marcel Delon (French: [alɛ̃ dəlɔ̃]; born 8 November 1935) is a French actor and filmmaker. He was one of Europe's most prominent actors and screen sex symbols in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s. In 1985, he won the César Award for Best Actor for his performance in Notre histoire (1984). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alain Delon has received more than 6,031,649 page views. His biography is available in 107 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 83 in 2019). Alain Delon is the 5th most popular actor, the 20th most popular biography from France (up from 35th in 2019) and the most popular French Actor.

Alain Delon is most famous for his role in the French film "Plein Soleil" (Purple Noon) in 1960.

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  • 6.0M

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  • 83.25

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  • 107

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  • 12.20

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  • 3.49

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Among actors, Alain Delon ranks 5 out of 9,996Before him are Charlie Chaplin, Marilyn Monroe, Sylvester Stallone, and Grace Kelly. After him are Bruce Lee, Al Pacino, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Audrey Hepburn, Robert De Niro, Anthony Hopkins, and Brigitte Bardot.

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Among people born in 1935, Alain Delon ranks 1After him are Elvis Presley, 14th Dalai Lama, Luciano Pavarotti, Salman of Saudi Arabia, Woody Allen, José Mujica, Mahmoud Abbas, Norman Foster, Baron Foster of Thames Bank, Hussein of Jordan, Donald Sutherland, and Françoise Sagan.

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In France

Among people born in France, Alain Delon ranks 20 out of 6,011Before him are Nostradamus (1503), Molière (1622), Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (1900), Charles de Gaulle (1890), John Calvin (1509), and Auguste Comte (1798). After him are Émile Durkheim (1858), Honoré de Balzac (1799), Napoleon III (1808), Coco Chanel (1883), Paul Cézanne (1839), and Henri Matisse (1869).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Alain Delon ranks 1After him are Jean-Paul Belmondo (1933), Brigitte Bardot (1934), Louis de Funès (1914), Sarah Bernhardt (1844), Catherine Deneuve (1943), Gérard Depardieu (1948), Jean Marais (1913), Jean Gabin (1904), Marcel Marceau (1923), Jean Renoir (1894), and Jeanne Moreau (1928).

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