Mario Brega

1923 - 1994

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Mario Brega (25 March 1923 – 23 July 1994) was an Italian character actor. His heavy build meant that he regularly portrayed a thug in his films, particularly earlier in his career in westerns. Later in his career, however, he featured in numerous Italian comedy films. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mario Brega has received more than 391,514 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Mario Brega is the 1,594th most popular actor (down from 1,511th in 2019), the 2,080th most popular biography from Italy and the 56th most popular Italian Actor.

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  • 16

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  • 2.58

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  • 2.75

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Among actors, Mario Brega ranks 1,594 out of 10,030Before him are Patrick Dewaere, Cameron Mitchell, Martin Weinek, Michael Jai White, Ned Beatty, and Daniel Brühl. After him are Chazz Palminteri, Beata Tyszkiewicz, Megan Fox, Tom Hiddleston, Gloria Grahame, and George Dzundza.

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Among people born in 1923, Mario Brega ranks 128Before him are Agatha Barbara, Álvaro Mutis, Estelle Getty, Uziel Gal, Alexander Yakovlev, and Anita Björk. After him are Judith Kerr, Gloria Grahame, Lindsay Anderson, Wally Schirra, Antonio Quarracino, and Arthur Hiller. Among people deceased in 1994, Mario Brega ranks 105Before him are Claude Akins, Aleksandar Petrović, Dick Sargent, Olga Rubtsova, Manos Hatzidakis, and Cameron Mitchell. After him are Christian-Jaque, Motoo Kimura, Lindsay Anderson, Massimo Troisi, Enrique Líster, and Kevin Carter.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Mario Brega ranks 2,080 out of 4,088Before him are Maria Domenica Mazzarello (1837), Emma of Italy (null), Ippolita Maria Sforza (1446), Lino Lacedelli (1925), Alfredo Foni (1911), and Pantaenus (200). After him are Properzia de' Rossi (1490), Princess Maria Pia of Bourbon-Parma (1934), Orazio Vecchi (1550), Aleksandër Moisiu (1879), Princess Maria Francesca of Savoy (1914), and Ildebrando Pizzetti (1880).

Among ACTORS In Italy

Among actors born in Italy, Mario Brega ranks 56Before him are Massimo Girotti (1918), Nicola Di Bari (1940), Nicoletta Braschi (1960), Valeria Golino (1965), Lamberto Maggiorani (1909), and Luciana Paluzzi (1937). After him are Aleksandër Moisiu (1879), Fabio Testi (1941), Mariangela Melato (1941), Isa Miranda (1909), Laura Betti (1927), and Massimo Troisi (1953).

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