François Périer

1919 - 2002

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François Périer (born François Pillu; 10 November 1919 – 29 June 2002), was a French actor renowned for his expressiveness and diversity of roles. He made over 110 film and TV appearances between 1938 and 1996, with notable excursion into the French avant-garde. He was also prominent in the theatre. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of François Périer has received more than 82,015 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). François Périer is the 1,177th most popular actor (down from 1,133rd in 2019), the 1,897th most popular biography from France (down from 1,896th in 2019) and the 84th most popular French Actor.

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Among actors, François Périer ranks 1,177 out of 10,030Before him are Jared Harris, Ruth Gordon, Michael Jeter, Pietro Germi, Tomas Milian, and Corinne Cléry. After him are Dick York, Jean Sorel, Cloris Leachman, Wilford Brimley, Michael Massee, and Vera Farmiga.

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Among people born in 1919, François Périer ranks 78Before him are Kiichi Miyazawa, José Villalonga Llorente, Frederik Pohl, Peter Abrahams, Teruo Nakamura, and Hermann Gmeiner. After him are P. F. Strawson, Rubén González, Abdel Hakim Amer, Joe Weider, Glafcos Clerides, and Joop den Uyl. Among people deceased in 2002, François Périer ranks 74Before him are Joe Strummer, Igor Ansoff, César Milstein, Chico Xavier, Abba Eban, and Choi Hong Hi. After him are Marina Berti, Juan Antonio Bardem, Cornelis Johannes van Houten, J. Lee Thompson, Dee Dee Ramone, and Geraldine of Albania.

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In France

Among people born in France, François Périer ranks 1,897 out of 5,234Before him are Philip II, Count of Nevers (1389), Ford Madox Brown (1821), Stéphanie Félicité, comtesse de Genlis (1746), Louis Alexandre, Prince of Lamballe (1747), Geoffrey II, Count of Anjou (1006), and Corinne Cléry (1950). After him are Drogo of Champagne (670), Yann Arthus-Bertrand (1946), Jean Sorel (1934), Guy Mollet (1905), Louison Bobet (1925), and Charles Cros (1842).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, François Périer ranks 84Before him are Capucine (1928), Adrienne Lecouvreur (1692), Suzy Delair (1917), Emmanuelle Seigner (1966), Cécile Aubry (1928), and Corinne Cléry (1950). After him are Jean Sorel (1934), Anne Parillaud (1960), Claude Gensac (1927), Marie-Christine Barrault (1944), Simone Simon (1911), and Omar Sy (1978).

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