Anna Magnani

1908 - 1973

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Anna Maria Magnani (Italian pronunciation: [ˈanna maɲˈɲaːni]; 7 March 1908 – 26 September 1973) was an Italian actress. She was known for her explosive acting and earthy, realistic portrayals of characters. Born in Rome, she worked her way through Rome's Academy of Dramatic Art by singing at night clubs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anna Magnani has received more than 757,870 page views. Her biography is available in 66 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 65 in 2019). Anna Magnani is the 177th most popular actor (up from 217th in 2019), the 462nd most popular biography from Italy (up from 529th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Actor.

Anna Magnani was an Italian actress who was most famous for her role in The Rose Tattoo.

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Among actors, Anna Magnani ranks 177 out of 9,996Before her are Julie Christie, Susan Sarandon, Jeremy Irons, Fernandel, Silvana Mangano, and Natalie Wood. After her are Sandra Bullock, Jet Li, Anouk Aimée, Bill Murray, Richard Harris, and Jean-Louis Trintignant.

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Among people born in 1908, Anna Magnani ranks 19Before her are Olivier Messiaen, Lev Landau, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Bette Davis, Simon Wiesenthal, and Geli Raubal. After her are John Bardeen, Edward Teller, Mika Waltari, Amon Göth, David Oistrakh, and David Lean. Among people deceased in 1973, Anna Magnani ranks 21Before her are Walter Ulbricht, Ludwig von Mises, John Ford, Abebe Bikila, Paavo Nurmi, and Max Horkheimer. After her are Henri Charrière, Pablo Casals, Gabriel Marcel, Ferdinand Schörner, Semyon Budyonny, and Víctor Jara.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Anna Magnani ranks 462 out of 4,668Before her are Pope Leo II (611), Bohemond I of Antioch (1054), Pope Adrian III (800), Pope Benedict VII (910), Pope John XI (910), and Pope John XVII (950). After her are Piero di Cosimo de' Medici (1416), Pope Lando (900), Pope Stephen III (720), Denis (210), Gaius Gracchus (-154), and Pope Boniface III (540).

Among ACTORS In Italy

Among actors born in Italy, Anna Magnani ranks 12Before her are Monica Vitti (1931), Monica Bellucci (1964), Yves Montand (1921), Roberto Benigni (1952), Giulietta Masina (1921), and Silvana Mangano (1930). After her are Franco Nero (1941), Giuliano Gemma (1938), Rudolph Valentino (1895), Raffaella Carrà (1943), Ornella Muti (1955), and Giancarlo Giannini (1942).

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