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Pier Angeli

1932 - 1971

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Anna Maria Pierangeli (19 June 1932 – 10 September 1971), known internationally by the stage name Pier Angeli, was an Italian actress, model and singer. She won the Nastro d'Argento for Best Actress for her debut role in the 1950 film Tomorrow Is Too Late, and subsequently won a Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year – Actress for her performance in the American film Teresa (1951). In the United States, Angeli was typecast in "European ingénue" roles, and notably played romantic leading ladies in The Light Touch (1951), The Devil Makes Three (1952), The Story of Three Loves (1953), The Silver Chalice (1954), and Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pier Angeli has received more than 2,681,892 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Pier Angeli is the 584th most popular actor (up from 708th in 2019), the 1,058th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,230th in 2019) and the 29th most popular Italian Actor.

Pier Angeli was an Italian-American actress who starred in a number of films, including "Giant" with James Dean and "The Young Lions" with Marlon Brando. She was married to singer Vic Damone.

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Among actors, Pier Angeli ranks 584 out of 9,996Before her are Vincent Price, Jane Russell, Joanne Woodward, Pat Hitchcock, Guy Williams, and Margaret Rutherford. After her are Lila Kedrova, Derek Jacobi, Ernie Hudson, William H. Macy, Bruno Cremer, and Douglas Fairbanks.

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Among people born in 1932, Pier Angeli ranks 64Before her are Algirdas Brazauskas, Melvin Schwartz, John Updike, Anatoliy Solovianenko, Nagisa Oshima, and Peter Eisenman. After her are Sheldon Lee Glashow, David Scott, Sonny Liston, Pierre-Gilles de Gennes, Thomas Klestil, and Petula Clark. Among people deceased in 1971, Pier Angeli ranks 31Before her are François Duvalier, Franz Stangl, Lothar Rendulic, Wendell Meredith Stanley, Jacobo Árbenz, and Diane Arbus. After her are Violet Jessop, Johannes Frießner, Max Steiner, W. O. Bentley, Bernardo Houssay, and Mathilde Kschessinska.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Pier Angeli ranks 1,058 out of 4,668Before her are Ferdinand II of Naples (1467), Victor Amadeus III of Sardinia (1726), Ercole II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara (1508), Quintus Tullius Cicero (-102), Saint Susanna (280), and Alessandro Del Piero (1974). After her are Patrizia Reggiani (1948), Paolo Conte (1937), Giovanni Antonio Scopoli (1723), Beniamino Gigli (1890), Giovanni Paolo Panini (1691), and Tigellinus (10).

Among ACTORS In Italy

Among actors born in Italy, Pier Angeli ranks 29Before her are Lucia Bosè (1931), Franco Columbu (1941), Michele Placido (1946), Alberto Sordi (1920), Raf Vallone (1916), and Daniela Bianchi (1942). After her are Totò (1898), Eleonora Duse (1858), Amy Adams (1974), Claudia Mori (1944), Adolfo Celi (1922), and Stefania Sandrelli (1946).

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