Mark Bernes

1911 - 1969

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Mark Naumovich Bernes (Russian: Ма́рк Нау́мович Берне́с) (8 October [O.S. 25 September] 1911, – 16 August 1969) was a Soviet film actor and an outstanding Russian chansonnier. One of the most beloved artists of the Soviet stage of the 1950s-1960s, who performed some of the most poignant songs to come out of World War II, including "Dark Is the Night" (Russian: Тёмная ночь, "Tyomnaya noch"; 1943) and "Cranes" (Russian: Журавли, "Zhuravli"; 1969). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mark Bernes has received more than 133,507 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Mark Bernes is the 1,927th most popular actor (up from 2,340th in 2019), the 364th most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 404th in 2019) and the 11th most popular Ukrainian Actor.

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  • 54.47

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  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.15

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.15

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Mark Bernes has had the most page views in the with 200,098 views, followed by English (28,326), and Ukrainian (9,548). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Romanian (223.43%), Bulgarian (142.02%), and Chuvash (129.55%)


Among actors, Mark Bernes ranks 1,927 out of 13,578Before him are Zac Efron, Nargis, Linda Cristal, Aleksandr Demyanenko, Pilar Bardem, and Anthony Edwards. After him are Susannah York, Eunice Gayson, Lesley Gore, Jean-Hugues Anglade, Tallulah Bankhead, and Tatum O'Neal.

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Among people born in 1911, Mark Bernes ranks 120Before him are Koçi Xoxe, Otto Baum, Joseph Luns, Barbara West, Carlos Marighella, and Annie M. G. Schmidt. After him are Joseph Alcazar, Mikhail Yangel, Peter van Eyck, Mstislav Keldysh, Tilly Fleischer, and Pierre Harmel. Among people deceased in 1969, Mark Bernes ranks 86Before him are Domingo Tejera, Coleman Hawkins, Ivar Ballangrud, Josef Blösche, Leonard Woolf, and Carlos Marighella. After him are Georges Catroux, Peter van Eyck, Krzysztof Komeda, Max Weinreich, Léon Scieur, and John Wyndham.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Mark Bernes ranks 364 out of 1,365Before him are Tekla Juniewicz (1906), Valentin Kataev (1897), Euphrosyne of Kiev (1130), Igor Volk (1937), Fedor Emelianenko (1976), and Abba P. Lerner (1903). After him are Volodymyr Holubnychy (1936), Anatoly Onoprienko (1959), Anatoli Polivoda (1947), Agenor Maria Gołuchowski (1849), Olga Kurylenko (1979), and Richard Boleslawski (1889).

Among ACTORS In Ukraine

Among actors born in Ukraine, Mark Bernes ranks 11Before him are Lyudmila Gurchenko (1935), Zbigniew Cybulski (1927), Ida Kamińska (1899), Mila Kunis (1983), Elisabeth Bergner (1897), and Bohdan Stupka (1941). After him are Olga Kurylenko (1979), Anna Sten (1908), Liya Akhedzhakova (1938), Leonid Bykov (1928), Nonna Mordyukova (1925), and Leonid Kanevsky (1939).

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