Alberto Sordi

1920 - 2003

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Alberto Sordi (15 June 1920 – 24 February 2003) was an Italian actor, comedian, director, singer, and screenwriter. Sordi is considered one of the most important actors in the history of Italian cinema and one of the best in commedia all'italiana. Together with Nino Manfredi, Vittorio Gassman and Ugo Tognazzi he formed a quartet that starred in the most popular movies of this genre. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alberto Sordi has received more than 466,789 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 56 in 2019). Alberto Sordi is the 477th most popular actor (up from 544th in 2019), the 935th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,012th in 2019) and the 24th most popular Italian Actor.

Alberto Sordi is most famous for his comedic performances in Italian films.

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  • 470k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 63.54

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 57

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.27

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.40

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Alberto Sordi ranks 477 out of 13,578Before him are Powers Boothe, Alida Valli, Stéphane Audran, Joan Collins, Errol Flynn, and Joaquin Phoenix. After him are Matthew McConaughey, Jason Robards, Robert Carlyle, Ginger Rogers, Steve Buscemi, and Michael Lonsdale.

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Among people born in 1920, Alberto Sordi ranks 37Before him are Clarice Lispector, Montgomery Clift, Walter Matthau, Douglass North, Sergei Bondarchuk, and John Demjanjuk. After him are Ravi Shankar, Sun Myung Moon, Gunnar Gren, Kaysone Phomvihane, Edmond H. Fischer, and Mickey Rooney. Among people deceased in 2003, Alberto Sordi ranks 30Before him are Maurice Blanchot, Luciano Berio, Frederick Chapman Robbins, Bernard Katz, Helmut Rahn, and Isser Harel. After him are Compay Segundo, Leon Uris, Franco Modigliani, Richard Crenna, Leslie Cheung, and Bertram Brockhouse.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Alberto Sordi ranks 935 out of 5,161Before him are Natalia Ginzburg (1916), Carla Bruni (1967), Eleonora Gonzaga (1630), Maximilian Sforza (1493), Arrigo Boito (1842), and Valerius Maximus (-100). After him are François Gérard (1770), Melania the Younger (383), Pope Leo VIII (900), Ferdinand Philippe, Duke of Orléans (1810), Sandro Mazzola (1942), and Marie Mancini (1639).

Among ACTORS In Italy

Among actors born in Italy, Alberto Sordi ranks 24Before him are Vittorio Gassman (1922), Rudolph Valentino (1895), Lino Ventura (1919), Giancarlo Giannini (1942), Gian Maria Volonté (1933), and Michele Placido (1946). After him are Lucia Bosè (1931), Franco Columbu (1941), Claudia Mori (1944), Totò (1898), Eleonora Duse (1858), and Stefania Sandrelli (1946).

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