Harry Baur

1880 - 1943

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Harry Baur (12 April 1880 – 8 April 1943) was a French actor. Initially a stage actor, Baur appeared in about 80 films between 1909 and 1942. He gave an acclaimed performance as the composer Ludwig van Beethoven in the biopic Beethoven's Great Love (Un grand amour de Beethoven, 1936), directed by Abel Gance, and as Jean Valjean in Raymond Bernard's version of Les Misérables (1934). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harry Baur has received more than 65,668 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Harry Baur is the 2,972nd most popular actor (up from 3,242nd in 2019), the 3,586th most popular biography from France (up from 3,595th in 2019) and the 214th most popular French Actor.

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  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.64

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.80

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Harry Baur has had the most page views in the with 25,479 views, followed by English (7,616), and Russian (1,848). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Hungarian (84.14%), Egyptian Arabic (74.34%), and Bulgarian (62.35%)


Among actors, Harry Baur ranks 2,972 out of 13,578Before him are Doris Roberts, Dennis Weaver, John Phillip Law, Dagmar Lassander, Zendaya, and Barry Jackson. After him are John Thaw, Pamela Tiffin, Andrew Robinson, Nick Cassavetes, Gordon Liu, and Andréa Parisy.

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Among people born in 1880, Harry Baur ranks 122Before him are Samuel Jones, Jeannette Rankin, Walter Short, Eugen Slutsky, Richard Oswald, and Dmitry Karbyshev. After him are Carl Schuricht, Tom Mix, Alexander Bogomazov, W. C. Fields, Elizabeth Christ Trump, and Nikolai Podvoisky. Among people deceased in 1943, Harry Baur ranks 130Before him are Yemelyan Yaroslavsky, W. S. Van Dyke, Bernhard Lichtenberg, Curt Haase, Henner Henkel, and Rutka Laskier. After him are Tōson Shimazaki, Richard Sears, Fats Waller, Anita Augspurg, Henri-Jean Guillaume Martin, and Kočo Racin.

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In France

Among people born in France, Harry Baur ranks 3,586 out of 6,770Before him are Anna Gavalda (1970), Hugh VIII of Lusignan (1106), Baude Cordier (1364), Alain Barrière (1935), Henriette d'Angeville (1794), and Hilary of Arles (401). After him are Jacques Fatton (1925), Gaston Gallimard (1881), Gérard Collomb (1947), Jacques Herbrand (1908), Andréa Parisy (1935), and Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe (1940).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Harry Baur ranks 214Before him are Michel Aumont (1936), Anny Duperey (1947), Bulle Ogier (1939), Jehanne D'Alcy (1865), Edwige Feuillère (1907), and Ludivine Sagnier (1979). After him are Andréa Parisy (1935), Roger Carel (1927), Josiane Balasko (1950), David Belle (1973), Viviane Romance (1912), and Daniel Duval (1944).

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