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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 1997, and garnered many international honors including 2 BAFTA Awards, 2 Best Actor awards at the Venice and Cannes film festivals, 2 Golden Globes, and 3 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 2,393,185 page views. His biography is available in 78 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 75 in 2019). Marcello Mastroianni is the 48th most popular actor (up from 52nd in 2019), the 157th most popular biography from Italy (up from 160th 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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Among actors, Marcello Mastroianni ranks 48 out of 9,996Before him are Alan Rickman, Anthony Quinn, Michael Douglas, Debbie Reynolds, Ingrid Bergman, and Gina Lollobrigida. After him are Nicolas Cage, Jean Reno, Ian McKellen, Liam Neeson, Elizabeth Taylor, and Catherine Deneuve.

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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, Truman Capote, Sarah Vaughan, and Jacques Le Goff. Among people deceased in 1996, Marcello Mastroianni ranks 3Before him are Baba Vanga and François Mitterrand. After him are Thomas Kuhn, Tupac Shakur, Carl Sagan, Krzysztof Kieślowski, Jean-Bédel Bokassa, Marguerite Duras, Dzhokhar Dudayev, Ella Fitzgerald, and Joseph Brodsky.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Marcello Mastroianni ranks 157 out of 4,668Before him are Pope Leo XII (1760), John Bosco (1815), Gaetano Donizetti (1797), Pope Pius VI (1717), Gina Lollobrigida (1927), and Tomaso Albinoni (1671). After him are Pope Leo XI (1535), Pier Paolo Pasolini (1922), Carlo Collodi (1826), Pope Clement XII (1652), Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632), and Luchino Visconti (1906).

Among ACTORS In Italy

Among actors born in Italy, Marcello Mastroianni ranks 5Before him are Sophia Loren (1934), Bud Spencer (1929), Terence Hill (1939), and Gina Lollobrigida (1927). After him are Monica Vitti (1931), Monica Bellucci (1964), Yves Montand (1921), Roberto Benigni (1952), Giulietta Masina (1921), Silvana Mangano (1930), and Anna Magnani (1908).

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