Françoise Dorléac

1942 - 1967

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Françoise Paulette Louise Dorléac (21 March 1942 – 26 June 1967) was a French actress and model. She was the elder sister of Catherine Deneuve, with whom she starred in the 1967 musical, The Young Girls of Rochefort. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Françoise Dorléac has received more than 550,512 page views. Her biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Françoise Dorléac is the 611th most popular actor (down from 511th in 2019), the 1,136th most popular biography from France (down from 1,086th in 2019) and the 52nd most popular French Actor.

Françoise Dorléac is most famous for being the first wife of film director Roman Polanski.

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  • 550k

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  • 70.09

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  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.95

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  • 3.40

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Françoise Dorléac ranks 611 out of 10,030Before her are Emma Watson, Terry Jones, Jennifer Connelly, George Takei, Patrick McGoohan, and Mark Wahlberg. After her are Edna Purviance, Takashi Shimura, Laurence Fishburne, John Gielgud, Famke Janssen, and Dean Reed.

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Among people born in 1942, Françoise Dorléac ranks 77Before her are Manuel Castells, Lee Kun-hee, John Cale, Daniel Dennett, Terry Jones, and Caetano Veloso. After her are Jean-Claude Trichet, Muhammadu Buhari, George Jung, Hissène Habré, Adil Abdul-Mahdi, and Larry Flynt. Among people deceased in 1967, Françoise Dorléac ranks 36Before her are Otis Redding, John Cockcroft, Violeta Parra, Héctor Scarone, Anthony Mann, and Ejnar Hertzsprung. After her are Cyril Norman Hinshelwood, Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco, Totò, Shigeru Yoshida, G. W. Pabst, and Joseph Pilates.

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In France

Among people born in France, Françoise Dorléac ranks 1,136 out of 5,234Before her are Jean-Pierre Jeunet (1953), Paulinus of Nola (354), Ambroise Thomas (1811), Lúcio Costa (1902), Marcel Pagnol (1895), and Clément Janequin (1485). After her are Maurice Duverger (1917), Alain Touraine (1925), Charles I, Duke of Bourbon (1401), Aimé Jacquet (1941), Julien Green (1900), and Jean-Louis Barrault (1910).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Françoise Dorléac ranks 52Before her are Jean Rochefort (1930), André Antoine (1858), Max Linder (1883), Carole Bouquet (1957), Jacques Perrin (1941), and Emma Watson (1990). After her are Jean-Louis Barrault (1910), Marion Cotillard (1975), Cléo de Mérode (1875), Louis Jourdan (1921), Charles Boyer (1899), and Maurice Ronet (1927).

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