Colette Marchand

1925 - 2015

Colette Marchand

Colette Janine Marchand (29 April 1925 – 5 June 2015) was a French prima ballerina and actress. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1952 for her performance as Marie Charlet in Moulin Rouge, directed by John Huston. During the height of her dance career she was considered one of the greatest dancers in Europe, known as Les jambes (The Legs), along with Violetta Elvin, Zizi Jeanmaire, Yvette Chauviré, Janine Charrat, and Margot Fonteyn. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Colette Marchand has received more than 35,107 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 4,052nd most popular actor.

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.45

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.10

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Colette Marchand ranks 4,021 out of 8,832Before her are David Walliams, Murat Yıldırım, Chace Crawford, Valérie Lemercier, Michael Murphy, and Alice Eve. After her are Isabel Lucas, Claude Akins, Michael Gross, Judd Nelson, A Martinez, and Elle Fanning.

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Among people born in 1925, Colette Marchand ranks 288Before her are John Shepherd-Barron, Paul Kurtz, Brent Scowcroft, Gunther Schuller, Hugh O'Brian, and John List. After her are Robert Cormier, Guru Dutt, Klaus Roth, Elaine Stritch, Anne V. Coates, and Abel Muzorewa. Among people deceased in 2015, Colette Marchand ranks 297Before her are Martin Gilbert, Gunther Schuller, Candida Royalle, Scott Weiland, Melissa Mathison, and Tanith Lee. After her are Vladimir Kesarev, Thelma Coyne Long, Klaus Roth, Gerry Byrne, Rico Rodriguez, and Keith Michell.

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In France

Among people born in France, Colette Marchand ranks 3,245 out of 4,109Before her are Alain Boghossian (1970), Philippe Claudel (1962), Renaud Lavillenie (1986), Alain Perrin (1956), Patrick Poivre d'Arvor (1947), and Valérie Lemercier (1964). After her are Marcel Aubour (null), Antoine Cuissard (1924), Emmanuelle Devos (1964), Rachida Dati (1965), Bernard Collomb (1930), and Benjamin Mendy (1994).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Colette Marchand ranks 201Before her are Nathalie Cardone (1967), Julie Dreyfus (1966), Mathilda May (1965), Virginie Ledoyen (1976), Clotilde Courau (1969), and Valérie Lemercier (1964). After her are Emmanuelle Devos (1964), Romain Duris (1974), Saïd Taghmaoui (1973), Sylvie Testud (1971), Maïwenn (1976), and Adèle Exarchopoulos (1993).