Catherine Deneuve

1943 - Today

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Catherine Fabienne Dorléac (born 22 October 1943), known professionally as Catherine Deneuve (; French: [katʁin dənœv] (listen)), is a French actress as well as an occasional singer, model and producer, considered one of the greatest European actresses. She gained recognition for her portrayal of icy, aloof and mysterious beauties for various directors, including Luis Buñuel, François Truffaut and Roman Polanski. In 1985, she succeeded Mireille Mathieu as the official face of Marianne, France's national symbol of liberty. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Catherine Deneuve has received more than 3,324,310 page views. Her biography is available in 71 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 67 in 2019). Catherine Deneuve is the 72nd most popular actor (down from 65th in 2019), the 209th most popular biography from France (up from 215th in 2019) and the 6th most popular French Actor.

Catherine Deneuve is a French actress who has starred in over 100 films. She is most famous for her roles in Belle de Jour, The Umbrellas of Cherbourg, and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2.

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  • 3.3M

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  • 79.73

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  • 71

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  • 7.91

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  • 3.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Catherine Deneuve ranks 72 out of 10,030Before her are Bruce Willis, Nicolas Cage, Jon Voight, Will Smith, Brad Pitt, and Gina Lollobrigida. After her are Liam Neeson, Vin Diesel, Clark Gable, Gérard Depardieu, Toshiro Mifune, and Paul Newman.

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Among people born in 1943, Catherine Deneuve ranks 8Before her are Janis Joplin, Lech Wałęsa, Jim Morrison, George Harrison, Sharon Tate, and Julio Iglesias. After her are Bobby Fischer, Queen Silvia of Sweden, Mick Jagger, Vangelis, Ben Kingsley, and Keith Richards.

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In France

Among people born in France, Catherine Deneuve ranks 209 out of 5,234Before her are Augustin-Louis Cauchy (1789), Guy of Lusignan (1150), Joseph Bonaparte (1768), Charles the Simple (879), Georges Méliès (1861), and Alfred Sisley (1839). After her are Charles-Augustin de Coulomb (1736), Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (1796), Georges Pompidou (1911), Olympe de Gouges (1748), Gilles Deleuze (1925), and Jeanne Calment (1875).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Catherine Deneuve ranks 6Before her are Alain Delon (1935), Brigitte Bardot (1934), Sarah Bernhardt (1844), Jean-Paul Belmondo (1933), and Louis de Funès (1914). After her are Gérard Depardieu (1948), Jean Marais (1913), Jean Renoir (1894), Jean Gabin (1904), Anouk Aimée (1932), and Philippe Noiret (1930).

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