Claudette Colbert

1903 - 1996

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Claudette Colbert ( kohl-BAIR; born Émilie Claudette Chauchoin; September 13, 1903 – July 30, 1996) was an American actress. Colbert began her career in Broadway productions during the late 1920s and progressed to motion pictures with the advent of talking pictures. Initially associated with Paramount Pictures, she gradually shifted to working as a freelance actress. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Claudette Colbert has received more than 2,195,668 page views. Her biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 62 in 2019). Claudette Colbert is the 537th most popular actor (down from 429th in 2019), the 1,029th most popular biography from France (down from 929th in 2019) and the 45th most popular French Actor.

Claudette Colbert was an American actress who is most famous for her role in the 1934 film It Happened One Night.

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  • 5.47

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Among actors, Claudette Colbert ranks 537 out of 10,030Before her are Michèle Morgan, John Holmes, Steve Reeves, Ray Liotta, John Rhys-Davies, and Naomi Watts. After her are William Hurt, Jean Rochefort, Carl Weathers, Scott Wilson, Cantinflas, and Jonathan Banks.

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Among people born in 1903, Claudette Colbert ranks 51Before her are Princess Olga of Greece and Denmark, Julius Fučík, John Vincent Atanasoff, Empress Kōjun, Andrei Grechko, and Lars Onsager. After her are Irving Stone, Hugo Theorell, George Beadle, John Eccles, Alonzo Church, and Tamam Shud case. Among people deceased in 1996, Claudette Colbert ranks 34Before her are Abdus Salam, Joan Clarke, Andreas Papandreou, Mohamed Farrah Aidid, Marcel Carné, and Ademir de Menezes. After her are P. L. Travers, Timothy Leary, Helmut Schön, Nevill Francis Mott, Masaki Kobayashi, and António de Spínola.

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In France

Among people born in France, Claudette Colbert ranks 1,029 out of 5,234Before her are Jean-Pierre Léaud (1944), François Cluzet (1955), Michèle Morgan (1920), Eugène Scribe (1791), Saint Remigius (437), and Caterina Valente (1931). After her are Walter Sans Avoir (1050), Philibert II, Duke of Savoy (1480), Jean Rochefort (1930), Henri, Prince of Condé (1552), Jacques Demy (1931), and Jean-Paul Gaultier (1952).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Claudette Colbert ranks 45Before her are Claudine Auger (1941), Danielle Darrieux (1917), Fanny Ardant (1949), Jean-Pierre Léaud (1944), François Cluzet (1955), and Michèle Morgan (1920). After her are Jean Rochefort (1930), André Antoine (1858), Max Linder (1883), Carole Bouquet (1957), Jacques Perrin (1941), and Emma Watson (1990).

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