Charles Vanel

1892 - 1989

Charles Vanel

Charles-Marie Vanel (21 August 1892 – 15 April 1989) was a French actor and director. During his 76-year film career, which began in 1912, he appeared in more than 200 films and worked with many prominent directors, including Alfred Hitchcock, Luis Buñuel, Jacques Feyder, and Henri-Georges Clouzot. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Vanel has received more than 99,996 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,213th most popular actor.

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  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.63

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.22

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Charles Vanel ranks 1,197 out of 8,832Before him are Jean Arthur, Bernadette Lafont, Robert Ryan, Fred Ward, Richard S. Castellano, and Brittany Murphy. After him are Jessica Biel, Michael Dudikoff, Verónica Castro, Mark Margolis, Djimon Hounsou, and Michelle Yeoh.

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Among people born in 1892, Charles Vanel ranks 97Before him are Mirsaid Sultan-Galiev, Walther Nehring, Djuna Barnes, John Alcock, James M. Cain, and Konstantin Paustovsky. After him are Reinhold Niebuhr, Hermann Breith, Basil Rathbone, Ivan Šubašić, Herman Potočnik, and Rebecca West. Among people deceased in 1989, Charles Vanel ranks 85Before him are Giuseppe Siri, Mihály Lantos, Arseny Tarkovsky, Robert Mapplethorpe, Nicolás Guillén, and Lucille Ball. After him are Elisaveta Bykova, Margarete Buber-Neumann, Cesare Zavattini, Kazimierz Deyna, Carlos Puebla, and Sergei Sobolev.

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In France

Among people born in France, Charles Vanel ranks 1,990 out of 4,109Before him are Jean Maximilien Lamarque (1770), Antoine Gombaud (1607), Francis I, Duke of Brittany (1414), Roland Bonaparte (1858), Louis I, Count of Blois (1172), and Antoine François, comte de Fourcroy (1755). After him are Peter Bartholomew (1100), Quatremère de Quincy (1755), Louis Poinsot (1777), Ernst Robert Curtius (1886), Édith Scob (1937), and Ivo of Chartres (1040).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Charles Vanel ranks 89Before him are Capucine (1928), François Périer (1919), Claude Brasseur (1936), Corinne Cléry (1950), Jean Delannoy (1908), and Bernadette Lafont (1938). After him are Édith Scob (1937), Omar Sy (1978), Jean-Pierre Aumont (1911), Leslie Caron (1931), François-Joseph Talma (1763), and Cécile Aubry (1928).