Pierre Étaix

1928 - 2016

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Pierre Étaix (French: [etɛks]; 23 November 1928 – 14 October 2016) was a French clown, comedian and filmmaker. Étaix made a series of short- and feature-length films, many of them co-written by influential screenwriter Jean-Claude Carrière. He won an Academy Award for best live action short film in 1963. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pierre Étaix has received more than 67,892 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Pierre Étaix is the 2,762nd most popular actor (down from 2,338th in 2019), the 3,227th most popular biography from France (down from 2,823rd in 2019) and the 174th most popular French Actor.

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Among actors, Pierre Étaix ranks 2,762 out of 10,030Before him are Lee Jong-suk, Eve Meyer, Dany Robin, Sabine Azéma, Adam Driver, and Perry King. After him are Ossie Davis, Jeffrey Jones, Giovanna Ralli, Donald Crisp, Peggy Ashcroft, and Patrick J. Adams.

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Among people born in 1928, Pierre Étaix ranks 281Before him are Eydie Gormé, Art Farmer, Emilio Pericoli, Karl Josef Becker, William Trevor, and Eve Meyer. After him are Frank Frazetta, Pierre Schoendoerffer, Raoul Servais, Abdul Sattar Edhi, Harold Becker, and António Ribeiro. Among people deceased in 2016, Pierre Étaix ranks 216Before him are Qahhor Mahkamov, Klim Churyumov, Željko Čajkovski, Ioannis Grivas, William Trevor, and Raoul Coutard. After him are Naná Vasconcelos, Pete Burns, Jan Němec, Abdul Sattar Edhi, Paulo Evaristo Arns, and Jean-Baptiste Bagaza.

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In France

Among people born in France, Pierre Étaix ranks 3,227 out of 5,234Before him are Paulette Dubost (1910), Lili Damita (1904), Maurice de Guérin (1810), Michel Duchaussoy (1938), Dany Robin (1927), and Sabine Azéma (1949). After him are Jean Echenoz (1947), Ratramnus (800), Louis Majorelle (1859), Pierre Schoendoerffer (1928), Charles de Saint-Évremond (1613), and Hugo Lloris (1986).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Pierre Étaix ranks 174Before him are Madeleine Renaud (1900), Paulette Dubost (1910), Lili Damita (1904), Michel Duchaussoy (1938), Dany Robin (1927), and Sabine Azéma (1949). After him are Yves Robert (1920), Pierre Mondy (1925), Pierre Fresnay (1897), Edwige Feuillère (1907), Jamel Debbouze (1975), and Jacques Villeret (1951).

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