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Albert Uderzo

1927 - 2020

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Alberto Aleandro Uderzo (Italian: [alˈbɛrto aleˈandro uˈdɛrtso]; 25 April 1927 – 24 March 2020), better known as Albert Uderzo (French: [albɛʁ ydɛʁzo]), was a French comic book artist and scriptwriter. He is best known as the co-creator and illustrator of the Astérix series in collaboration with René Goscinny. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Albert Uderzo has received more than 630,418 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Albert Uderzo is the 5th most popular comic artist (down from 2nd in 2019), the 608th most popular biography from France (down from 257th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular French Comic Artist.

Albert Uderzo is most famous for his work on the Asterix comic book series.

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Among comic artists, Albert Uderzo ranks 5 out of 174Before him are Stan Lee, Hergé, Osamu Tezuka, and René Goscinny. After him are Joseph Barbera, Jean Giraud, Carl Barks, Akira Toriyama, Peyo, Hugo Pratt, and Matt Groening.

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Among people born in 1927, Albert Uderzo ranks 20Before him are Turgut Özal, Antônio Carlos Jobim, Mstislav Rostropovich, Kim Young-sam, László Kubala, and Niklas Luhmann. After him are Juliette Gréco, Margaret Keane, Maurice Béjart, Janet Leigh, Marshall Warren Nirenberg, and Princess Joséphine Charlotte of Belgium. Among people deceased in 2020, Albert Uderzo ranks 17Before him are Javier Pérez de Cuéllar, Katherine Johnson, Krzysztof Penderecki, John le Carré, Ian Holm, and Michel Piccoli. After him are Alan Parker, Juliette Gréco, Tabaré Vázquez, Paolo Rossi, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.

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Among people born in France, Albert Uderzo ranks 608 out of 6,011Before him are Guy Debord (1931), Michel Piccoli (1925), François Fénelon (1651), Henri Barbusse (1873), Pierre Boulez (1925), and Marie of Anjou (1404). After him are Isabelle Adjani (1955), Pierre Bonnard (1867), Charles, Duke of Vendôme (1489), Francis Picabia (1879), Gérard de Nerval (1808), and Albert I, Prince of Monaco (1848).


Among comic artists born in France, Albert Uderzo ranks 2Before him are René Goscinny (1926). After him are Jean Giraud (1938), Jean-Jacques Sempé (1932), Jean-Claude Mézières (1938), Cabu (1938), Philippe Honoré (1941), Émile Cohl (1857), Jacques Tardi (1946), Tignous (1957), Jacques Martin (1921), and Claire Bretécher (1940).