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 46,258 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Harry Baur is the 3,006th most popular actor (down from 2,868th in 2019), the 3,367th most popular biography from France and the 195th most popular French Actor.

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Among actors, Harry Baur ranks 3,006 out of 10,030Before him are Colm Meaney, Victor Lanoux, Madeleine Carroll, Béatrice Dalle, Lupe Ontiveros, and Ron Ely. After him are May Britt, Silas Weir Mitchell, Charles Coburn, Heinz Erhardt, Jeanne Crain, and Tita Merello.

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Among people born in 1880, Harry Baur ranks 121Before him are Konrad von Preysing, Jeannette Rankin, Mikheil Javakhishvili, Eric Lemming, Radclyffe Hall, and Edmund Ironside, 1st Baron Ironside. After him are Lytton Strachey, Herbert Brenon, Kullervo Manner, Ioannis Malokinis, Oswald Veblen, and Ramón Pérez de Ayala. Among people deceased in 1943, Harry Baur ranks 122Before him are René de Saussure, W. W. Jacobs, Curt Haase, Radclyffe Hall, Heinrich Zimmer, and Robert W. Paul. After him are Estella Agsteribbe, Milutin Ivković, Charley Paddock, Kiyotsugu Hirayama, Attila Petschauer, and Frank Schlesinger.

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In France

Among people born in France, Harry Baur ranks 3,367 out of 5,234Before him are Dominique Perrault (1953), Théophile Thoré-Bürger (1807), Vincent Lindon (1959), Victor Lanoux (1936), Béatrice Dalle (1964), and Maurice Schumann (1911). After him are Adil Rami (1985), Jacqueline Auriol (1917), Gérard Darmon (1948), Ermengarde of Anjou, Duchess of Burgundy (1018), Bernard Panafieu (1931), and Philippe Streiff (1955).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Harry Baur ranks 195Before him are Roger Carel (1927), Josiane Balasko (1950), Suzanne Flon (1918), Vincent Lindon (1959), Victor Lanoux (1936), and Béatrice Dalle (1964). After him are Gérard Darmon (1948), Gérard Jugnot (1951), Michel Aumont (1936), Chiara Mastroianni (1972), Richard Berry (1950), and Viviane Romance (1912).

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