Emmanuelle Riva

1927 - 2017

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Emmanuelle Riva (French pronunciation: [ɛmanɥɛl ʁiva]; 24 February 1927 – 27 January 2017) was a French actress, best known for her roles in the films Hiroshima mon amour (1959) and Amour (2012). Riva was nominated for a BAFTA Award for her role in Hiroshima mon amour, and won Best Actress at the Venice Film Festival for Thérèse Desqueyroux (1962). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emmanuelle Riva has received more than 628,722 page views. Her biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Emmanuelle Riva is the 434th most popular actor (down from 408th in 2019), the 857th most popular biography from France (down from 809th in 2019) and the 39th most popular French Actor.

Emmanuelle Riva is most famous for her role in the film "Hiroshima Mon Amour" (1959).

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  • 630k

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  • 64.08

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 47

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.40

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Emmanuelle Riva has had the most page views in the with 56,948 views, followed by French (34,450), and Italian (11,148). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Belarusian (19,800.00%), Western Punjabi (549.19%), and Egyptian Arabic (479.69%)


Among actors, Emmanuelle Riva ranks 434 out of 13,578Before her are Nebahat Çehre, Jean-Pierre Léaud, Brandon Lee, Heath Ledger, Cillian Murphy, and Bruno Cremer. After her are David McCallum, Mark Hamill, Françoise Dorléac, Gian Maria Volonté, Jane Seymour, and John Goodman.

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Among people born in 1927, Emmanuelle Riva ranks 37Before her are Juliette Gréco, John McCarthy, Rosalynn Carter, Raúl Alfonsín, Manfred Eigen, and Princess Joséphine Charlotte of Belgium. After her are Abdul Basit 'Abd us-Samad, Angelo Sodano, Robert Ludlum, Daniel Keyes, Hugo Pratt, and Don Shirley. Among people deceased in 2017, Emmanuelle Riva ranks 37Before her are Roman Herzog, Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov, Hiroto Muraoka, Derek Walcott, Tzvetan Todorov, and Louise Hay. After her are Lotfi A. Zadeh, Jean Rochefort, Adnan Khashoggi, Liu Xiaobo, Malcolm Young, and Powers Boothe.

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In France

Among people born in France, Emmanuelle Riva ranks 857 out of 6,770Before her are Arnaut Daniel (1150), Pierre Janssen (1824), Bruno Cremer (1929), Alain-René Lesage (1668), Léon Gambetta (1838), and Dominique Strauss-Kahn (1949). After her are Georges Picquart (1854), Françoise Dorléac (1942), Pierre Puvis de Chavannes (1824), Alfred de Vigny (1797), Louis Desaix (1768), and Prince Philippe, Count of Paris (1838).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Emmanuelle Riva ranks 39Before her are Mylène Demongeot (1935), Jean-Pierre Cassel (1932), Vincent Cassel (1966), Bourvil (1917), Jean-Pierre Léaud (1944), and Bruno Cremer (1929). After her are Françoise Dorléac (1942), Jean Rochefort (1930), Claudine Auger (1941), Stéphane Audran (1932), Michael Lonsdale (1931), and Christian Clavier (1952).

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