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Catherine Deneuve

1943 - Today

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Catherine Fabienne Dorléac (born 22 October 1943), known professionally as Catherine Deneuve (UK: , US: , 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 Jacques Demy, 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 4,503,614 page views. Her biography is available in 71 different languages on Wikipedia. Catherine Deneuve is the 54th most popular actor (up from 72nd in 2019), the 162nd most popular biography from France (up from 209th 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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  • 4.5M

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  • 74.77

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  • 71

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  • 8.48

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.53

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Catherine Deneuve ranks 54 out of 9,996Before her are Marcello Mastroianni, Nicolas Cage, Jean Reno, Ian McKellen, Liam Neeson, and Elizabeth Taylor. After her are Dustin Hoffman, Katharine Hepburn, Omar Sharif, Greta Garbo, Gérard Depardieu, and Brad Pitt.

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Among people born in 1943, Catherine Deneuve ranks 7Before her are Robert De Niro, Janis Joplin, John Major, Lech Wałęsa, Julio Iglesias, and Jim Morrison. After her are Sharon Tate, Mick Jagger, Bobby Fischer, Queen Silvia of Sweden, George Harrison, and Vangelis.

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In France

Among people born in France, Catherine Deneuve ranks 162 out of 6,011Before her are Jacques Cousteau (1910), Erik Satie (1866), Charles IX of France (1550), Charles Baudelaire (1821), Francis II of France (1544), and Jacques Cartier (1491). After her are Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122), Charles the Bold (1433), Bernadette Soubirous (1844), Henry II of England (1133), Louis Daguerre (1787), and Pope Gregory XI (1370).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Catherine Deneuve ranks 6Before her are Alain Delon (1935), Jean-Paul Belmondo (1933), Brigitte Bardot (1934), Louis de Funès (1914), and Sarah Bernhardt (1844). After her are Gérard Depardieu (1948), Jean Marais (1913), Jean Gabin (1904), Marcel Marceau (1923), Jean Renoir (1894), and Jeanne Moreau (1928).

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