Marie Laforêt

1939 - 2019

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Marie Laforêt (born Maïtena Marie Brigitte Doumenach; 5 October 1939 – 2 November 2019) was a French singer and actress, particularly well known for her work during the 1960s and 1970s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marie Laforêt has received more than 398,405 page views. Her biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Marie Laforêt is the 442nd most popular actor (up from 628th in 2019), the 873rd most popular biography from France (up from 1,279th in 2019) and the 31st most popular French Actor.

Marie laforêt is most famous for being the first woman to be ordained as a Catholic priest.

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  • 400k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 71.69

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.29

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.36

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Marie Laforêt ranks 442 out of 10,030Before her are Loie Fuller, Jerry Stiller, Robert Knepper, Lola Montez, Burgess Meredith, and Gabriel Byrne. After her are Melanie Griffith, Sean Bean, George Gaynes, Raul Julia, Luke Perry, and Petr Shelokhonov.

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Among people born in 1939, Marie Laforêt ranks 42Before her are Jānis Lūsis, Wes Craven, Ray Manzarek, Romano Prodi, Barry Seal, and Henry Mintzberg. After her are Michael Cimino, Michèle Mercier, Volker Schlöndorff, Harry Kroto, Scott Glenn, and Junko Tabei. Among people deceased in 2019, Marie Laforêt ranks 37Before her are Bert Hellinger, Andrea Camilleri, Marie Fredriksson, Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Tony Buzan, and Mariss Jansons. After her are Luke Perry, B. J. Habibie, Giya Kancheli, Lennart Johansson, Claudine Auger, and Franco Columbu.

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In France

Among people born in France, Marie Laforêt ranks 873 out of 5,234Before her are François Christophe de Kellermann (1735), Lorin Maazel (1930), Simon Vouet (1590), Dagobert II (650), Alexis Clairaut (1713), and Hans-Georg von Friedeburg (1895). After her are Philippe Petit (1949), Auguste Mariette (1821), Charles Ferdinand, Duke of Berry (1778), Georges Bernanos (1888), Hector Guimard (1867), and Fulk, King of Jerusalem (1092).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Marie Laforêt ranks 31Before her are Juliette Binoche (1964), Juliette Gréco (1927), Maurice Chevalier (1888), Emmanuelle Riva (1927), Jean-Pierre Cassel (1932), and Marina Vlady (1938). After her are Pierre Brice (1929), Stéphane Audran (1932), Vincent Cassel (1966), Michèle Mercier (1939), Michael Lonsdale (1931), and Robert Hossein (1927).

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