Franco Nero

1941 - Today

Franco Nero

Francesco Clemente Giuseppe Sparanero (born 23 November 1941), better known by his stage name Franco Nero, is an Italian actor. His breakthrough role was as the title character in Sergio Corbucci's spaghetti western film Django (1966), a role that he reprised in Nello Rossati's Django Strikes Again (1987). Since then, he has performed over 200 leading and supporting roles in a wide variety of films and television programmes in both Italy and abroad, in genres ranging from poliziotteschi, to action, to drama, to war, and musicals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franco Nero has received more than 2,669,667 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 191st most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.7M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 66.74

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 39

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.35

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Television and Movie Roles

Page views of Franco Neros by language


Among actors, Franco Nero ranks 190 out of 8,832Before him are Nicole Kidman, Roberto Benigni, Julia Roberts, Richard Chamberlain, Christopher Walken, and Sharon Stone. After him are Christoph Waltz, Dolph Lundgren, Jack Lemmon, Harold Lloyd, Russell Crowe, and Gérard Philipe.

Most Popular Actors in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1941, Franco Nero ranks 23Before him are Lee Myung-bak, Nick Nolte, Tadao Ando, Ahmet Necdet Sezer, Jon Lord, and Václav Klaus. After him are Julia Kristeva, Bernie Sanders, Paul Anka, Dennis Ritchie, Bobby Moore, and Faye Dunaway.

Others Born in 1941

Go to all Rankings

In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Franco Nero ranks 507 out of 3,282Before him are Pope Soter (120), Pope Anastasius II (450), Giovanni Trapattoni (1939), Giuseppe Peano (1858), Marcello Malpighi (1628), and Pope John XIV (1000). After him are Gianni Rodari (1920), Claudia Octavia (40), Filippino Lippi (1457), Galeazzo Ciano (1903), Alberto Ascari (1918), and Gaius Caesar (-20).

Among ACTORS In Italy

Among actors born in Italy, Franco Nero ranks 12Before him are Yves Montand (1921), Monica Bellucci (1964), Anna Magnani (1908), Rudolph Valentino (1895), Giulietta Masina (1921), and Roberto Benigni (1952). After him are Giuliano Gemma (1938), Silvana Mangano (1930), Monica Vitti (1931), Ornella Muti (1955), Virna Lisi (1936), and Vittorio Gassman (1922).