1917 - 1970


André Bourvil, born André Robert Raimbourg (French pronunciation: ​[ɑ̃dʁe buʁˈvil]; 27 July 1917 – 23 September 1970), often known 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 208,643 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 420th most popular actor.

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  • 43

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.03

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.81

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Bourvil ranks 417 out of 8,832Before him are Daniel Craig, Andy García, Luise Rainer, Robert Vaughn, Jean Rochefort, and Richard Crenna. After him are Danny DeVito, Charlize Theron, Danielle Darrieux, Pamela Anderson, Peter Stormare, and Ed O'Neill.

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Among people born in 1917, Bourvil ranks 38Before him are Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gillespie, Edward Norton Lorenz, Fernando Rey, Robert Burns Woodward, and Leonid Hurwicz. After him are Algirdas Julien Greimas, Jean-Pierre Melville, Danielle Darrieux, Mel Ferrer, Joan Clarke, and John Fenn. Among people deceased in 1970, Bourvil ranks 39Before him are Bruce McLaren, Artem Mikoyan, Prince Felix of Bourbon-Parma, Andrey Yeryomenko, John Dos Passos, and Fritz Perls. After him are Arthur Adamov, Princess Irina Alexandrovna of Russia, E. M. Forster, Lázaro Cárdenas, Erich Heckel, and Francis Peyton Rous.

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In France

Among people born in France, Bourvil ranks 900 out of 4,109Before him are Gnaeus Julius Agricola (40), Marina Vlady (1938), Salome Zourabichvili (1952), Jean Rochefort (1930), Ivo of Kermartin (1253), and John I of Aragon (1350). After him are Marine Le Pen (1968), Ramon Berenguer IV, Count of Barcelona (1114), William Longsword (893), Philippe Petit (1949), Jean-Pierre Melville (1917), and Danielle Darrieux (1917).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Bourvil ranks 34Before him are Michel Piccoli (1925), Juliette Gréco (1927), Vincent Cassel (1966), Michèle Mercier (1939), Marina Vlady (1938), and Jean Rochefort (1930). After him are Danielle Darrieux (1917), Jean-Pierre Léaud (1944), Claudette Colbert (1903), Pierre Brice (1929), Robert Hossein (1927), and Stéphane Audran (1932).