Jean Gabin

1904 - 1976

Jean Gabin

Jean Gabin (French: [ʒɑ̃ gabɛ̃]; 17 May 1904 – 15 November 1976) was a French actor and singer. Considered a key figure in French cinema, he starred in several classic films including Pépé le Moko (1937), La grande illusion (1937), Le Quai des brumes (1938), La bête humaine (1938), Le jour se lève (1939), and Le plaisir (1952). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean Gabin has received more than 457,446 page views. His biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 105th most popular actor.

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Among actors, Jean Gabin ranks 104 out of 8,832Before him are Judy Garland, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Gary Cooper, Denzel Washington, Mel Gibson, and Jean Marais. After him are Alan Rickman, Clark Gable, Yves Montand, Christopher Lloyd, Jean Renoir, and Sigourney Weaver.

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Among people born in 1904, Jean Gabin ranks 8Before him are Deng Xiaoping, Reinhard Heydrich, Pablo Neruda, Dr. Seuss, Cary Grant, and B. F. Skinner. After him are Umberto II of Italy, J. Robert Oppenheimer, Alexei Nikolaevich, Tsarevich of Russia, Johnny Weissmuller, Graham Greene, and Pavel Cherenkov. Among people deceased in 1976, Jean Gabin ranks 12Before him are Alvar Aalto, Luchino Visconti, Max Ernst, Zhou Enlai, Bernard Montgomery, and Fritz Lang. After him are J. Paul Getty, Ulrike Meinhof, André Malraux, Trofim Lysenko, Henrik Dam, and Joachim Peiper.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean Gabin ranks 277 out of 4,109Before him are Simone Weil (1909), Raymond Poincaré (1860), Henry I of France (1008), Louis, Grand Dauphin (1661), Jean Marais (1913), and Robert II of France (972). After him are Pope Callixtus II (1065), Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1645), Serge Gainsbourg (1928), François Hollande (1954), Francis de Sales (1567), and Honoré Gabriel Riqueti, comte de Mirabeau (1749).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Jean Gabin ranks 9Before him are Sarah Bernhardt (1844), Louis de Funès (1914), Jean-Paul Belmondo (1933), Catherine Deneuve (1943), Gérard Depardieu (1948), and Jean Marais (1913). After him are Jean Renoir (1894), Jeanne Moreau (1928), Philippe Noiret (1930), Fernandel (1903), Jean-Louis Trintignant (1930), and Gérard Philipe (1922).