Charles Boyer

1899 - 1978

Charles Boyer

Charles Boyer (French: [bwaje]; 28 August 1899 – 26 August 1978) was a French-American actor who appeared in more than 80 films between 1920 and 1976. After receiving an education in drama, Boyer started on the stage, but he found his success in American films during the 1930s. His memorable performances were among the era's most highly praised, in romantic dramas such as The Garden of Allah (1936), Algiers (1938), and Love Affair (1939), as well as the mystery-thriller Gaslight (1944). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Boyer has received more than 1,072,016 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 698th most popular actor.

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Among actors, Charles Boyer ranks 690 out of 8,832Before him are Ray Liotta, Laurence Fishburne, Bernard Lee, Walter Brennan, Conrad Bain, and Isabel Sarli. After him are Milena Dravić, John Forsythe, Susan Hayward, Ugo Tognazzi, Robert Taylor, and François Cluzet.

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Among people born in 1899, Charles Boyer ranks 57Before him are Lev Kuleshov, James Cagney, Henri Michaux, Kazi Nazrul Islam, Philipp Bouhler, and Corneliu Zelea Codreanu. After him are Ernst-Robert Grawitz, Brassaï, Hans Jeschonnek, Macfarlane Burnet, Franz Jonas, and Georges Bidault. Among people deceased in 1978, Charles Boyer ranks 39Before him are Ronald George Wreyford Norrish, Roger Caillois, József Bozsik, Étienne Gilson, Nazli Sabri, and Charles Eames. After him are Carlo Scarpa, Keith Moon, Tamara Karsavina, Guo Moruo, Ida Noddack, and Georgi Markov.

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In France

Among people born in France, Charles Boyer ranks 1,352 out of 4,109Before him are Claude Garamond (1499), Pierre Lescot (1515), Arman (1928), Mistinguett (1875), Isabella of Bourbon (1437), and Nicholas Francis, Duke of Lorraine (1609). After him are Theobald III, Count of Champagne (1179), Louis William, Margrave of Baden-Baden (1655), Armand Guillaumin (1841), James Tissot (1836), Yves Tanguy (1900), and Louis Marchand (1669).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Charles Boyer ranks 57Before him are André Antoine (1858), Marie Laforêt (1939), Cléo de Mérode (1875), Samy Naceri (1961), Maurice Ronet (1927), and Mistinguett (1875). After him are François Cluzet (1955), Claudine Auger (1941), Christian Clavier (1952), Emma Watson (1990), Dominique Sanda (1948), and Bruno Cremer (1929).