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André Robert Raimbourg (French pronunciation: ​[ɑ̃dʁe ʁɔbɛʁ ʁɛ̃buʁ]; 27 July 1917 – 23 September 1970), better known as André Bourvil (French pronunciation: ​[ɑ̃dʁe buʁˈvil]), and mononymously as Bourvil, was a French actor and singer best known for his roles in comedy films, most notably in his collaboration with Louis de Funès in the films Le Corniaud (1965) and La Grande Vadrouille (1966). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bourvil has received more than 341,464 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Bourvil is the 367th most popular actor (up from 487th in 2019), the 752nd most popular biography from France (up from 938th in 2019) and the 28th most popular French Actor.

Bourvil was a French actor and singer who was best known for his comedic roles in the movies "Le Père Noël est une ordure" and "Les Tontons Flingueurs."

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  • 340k

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  • 64.44

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 46

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.14

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Bourvil ranks 367 out of 9,996Before him are Don Johnson, Charlize Theron, Carole Lombard, Albert Finney, Sammo Hung, and Jean-Pierre Cassel. After him are Jürgen Prochnow, Chris Hemsworth, Jamie Lee Curtis, Hugh Jackman, Robert Hossein, and Robert Downey Jr..

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Among people born in 1917, Bourvil ranks 26Before him are Nur Muhammad Taraki, Otto Günsche, Louis Zamperini, Rochus Misch, Óscar Romero, and Jean-Pierre Melville. After him are Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of Russia, James Rainwater, Sven Hassel, George Gaynes, Ferdinand Marcos, and Dizzy Gillespie. Among people deceased in 1970, Bourvil ranks 34Before him are Vladimir Propp, Bruce McLaren, Heinrich Brüning, Princess Irina Alexandrovna of Russia, Artem Mikoyan, and Andrey Yeryomenko. After him are Fritz Perls, Frances Farmer, John Dos Passos, Nina Ricci, Francis Peyton Rous, and Władysław Anders.

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In France

Among people born in France, Bourvil ranks 752 out of 6,011Before him are Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo (1974), Sigismund of Burgundy (500), Margaret of Provence (1221), Vincent Auriol (1884), Jean-Pierre Cassel (1932), and Françoise Hardy (1944). After him are Sophie of France (1786), Edmond Rostand (1868), Samuel de Champlain (1567), Hubert de Givenchy (1927), Philippe Petit (1949), and Georges Rouault (1871).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Bourvil ranks 28Before him are Sophie Marceau (1966), Michel Piccoli (1925), Isabelle Adjani (1955), Juliette Gréco (1927), Maurice Chevalier (1888), and Jean-Pierre Cassel (1932). After him are Robert Hossein (1927), Marina Vlady (1938), Françoise Dorléac (1942), Vincent Cassel (1966), Emmanuelle Riva (1927), and Stéphane Audran (1932).

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