Jean-Louis Barrault

1910 - 1994

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Jean-Louis Bernard Barrault (French: [baʁo]; 8 September 1910 – 22 January 1994) was a French actor, director and mime artist who worked on both screen and stage. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean-Louis Barrault has received more than 129,687 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Jean-Louis Barrault is the 618th most popular actor (down from 509th in 2019), the 1,142nd most popular biography from France (down from 1,083rd in 2019) and the 53rd most popular French Actor.

Jean-Louis Barrault is most famous for his work in the theatre, where he was a co-founder of the Comédie-Française. He was also an actor, director, and producer.

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Among actors, Jean-Louis Barrault ranks 618 out of 10,030Before him are Edna Purviance, Takashi Shimura, Laurence Fishburne, John Gielgud, Famke Janssen, and Dean Reed. After him are Jennifer Grey, Derek Jacobi, George C. Scott, Peter Dinklage, Robert Englund, and Sonny Chiba.

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Among people born in 1910, Jean-Louis Barrault ranks 45Before him are Michel Aflaq, August Landmesser, Meša Selimović, Erich Kempka, Edvard Kardelj, and Luise Rainer. After him are J. Allen Hynek, António de Spínola, Lobsang Rampa, Abd al-Aziz ibn Baz, Ne Win, and Edda Mussolini. Among people deceased in 1994, Jean-Louis Barrault ranks 48Before him are Marija Gimbutas, Peter Cushing, Roland Ratzenberger, Pujie, Witold Lutosławski, and Julian Schwinger. After him are Sergei Bondarchuk, Matt Busby, György Cziffra, Cesar Romero, Richard Laurence Millington Synge, and Niels Kaj Jerne.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean-Louis Barrault ranks 1,142 out of 5,234Before him are Françoise Dorléac (1942), Maurice Duverger (1917), Alain Touraine (1925), Charles I, Duke of Bourbon (1401), Aimé Jacquet (1941), and Julien Green (1900). After him are Stéphane Grappelli (1908), Hugh of Italy (880), Madeleine de Scudéry (1607), Charles I Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua (1580), Louise Michel (1830), and Louis-Claude Daquin (1694).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Jean-Louis Barrault ranks 53Before him are André Antoine (1858), Max Linder (1883), Carole Bouquet (1957), Jacques Perrin (1941), Emma Watson (1990), and Françoise Dorléac (1942). After him are Marion Cotillard (1975), Cléo de Mérode (1875), Louis Jourdan (1921), Charles Boyer (1899), Maurice Ronet (1927), and Mylène Demongeot (1935).

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