Marcello Mastroianni

1924 - 1996

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Marcello Vincenzo Domenico Mastroianni (28 September 1924 – 19 December 1996) was an Italian film actor, regarded as one of his country's most iconic male performers of the 20th century. He played leading roles for many of Italy's top directors in a career spanning 147 films between 1939 and 1996, and garnered many international honours including two BAFTA Awards, two Best Actor awards at the Venice and Cannes film festivals, two Golden Globes, and three Academy Award nominations. Born in the province of Frosinone and raised in Turin and Rome, Mastroianni made his film debut in 1939 at the age of 14, but did not seriously pursue acting until the 1950s, when he made his critical and commercial breakthrough in the caper comedy Big Deal on Madonna Street (1959). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marcello Mastroianni has received more than 2,783,237 page views. His biography is available in 80 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 78 in 2019). Marcello Mastroianni is the 41st most popular actor (up from 48th in 2019), the 149th most popular biography from Italy (up from 156th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Italian Actor.

Marcello Mastroianni is most famous for his roles in La Dolce Vita and 8 1/2.

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Over the past year Marcello Mastroianni has had the most page views in the with 371,355 views, followed by Italian (359,329), and French (173,873). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Neapolitan (365.36%), Uzbek (129.17%), and Volapük (72.10%)


Among actors, Marcello Mastroianni ranks 41 out of 13,578Before him are Terence Hill, Harrison Ford, Jean Reno, Vivien Leigh, Catherine Deneuve, and Gérard Depardieu. After him are Nicolas Cage, Vin Diesel, Shah Rukh Khan, Claudia Cardinale, Debbie Reynolds, and Alan Rickman.

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Among people born in 1924, Marcello Mastroianni ranks 5Before him are Jimmy Carter, Marlon Brando, George H. W. Bush, and Charles Aznavour. After him are Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, Kim Dae-jung, Robert Mugabe, Eli Cohen, Süleyman Demirel, Sarah Vaughan, and Jean-François Lyotard. Among people deceased in 1996, Marcello Mastroianni ranks 2Before him is François Mitterrand. After him are Tupac Shakur, Baba Vanga, Thomas Kuhn, Carl Sagan, Marguerite Duras, Krzysztof Kieślowski, Dzhokhar Dudayev, Jean-Bédel Bokassa, Joseph Brodsky, and Ella Fitzgerald.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Marcello Mastroianni ranks 149 out of 5,161Before him are Guillaume Apollinaire (1880), Pope Pius VIII (1761), Pope Formosus (816), Plautus (-254), Luigi Galvani (1737), and Pope Clement VIII (1536). After him are Victor Emmanuel III of Italy (1869), Andrea Mantegna (1431), Joseph-Louis Lagrange (1736), Pope Pius VI (1717), Leon Battista Alberti (1404), and Cato the Elder (-243).

Among ACTORS In Italy

Among actors born in Italy, Marcello Mastroianni ranks 5Before him are Sophia Loren (1934), Bud Spencer (1929), Gina Lollobrigida (1927), and Terence Hill (1939). After him are Yves Montand (1921), Giulietta Masina (1921), Roberto Benigni (1952), Monica Bellucci (1964), Ornella Muti (1955), Franco Nero (1941), and Monica Vitti (1931).

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