Pierre Richard

1934 - Today

Pierre Richard

Pierre Richard (born Pierre-Richard Maurice Charles Léopold Defays; 16 August 1934) is a French actor, film director and screenwriter, best known for the roles of a clumsy daydreamer in comedy films. Richard is considered by many, such as Louis de Funès and Gérard Depardieu, to be one of the greatest and most talented French comedians in the last 50 years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pierre Richard has received more than 275,928 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 278th most popular actor.

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  • 280k

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  • 64.69

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.65

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Pierre Richard ranks 277 out of 8,832Before him are Richard Kiel, Lana Turner, Monica Vitti, Colin Firth, Jodie Foster, and Isabelle Huppert. After him are Gena Rowlands, Joan Fontaine, Liza Minnelli, Talia Shire, Alec Guinness, and Dwayne Johnson.

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Among people born in 1934, Pierre Richard ranks 30Before him are Alexei Leonov, Richard Chamberlain, Stjepan Mesić, Paco Rabanne, Jacques Anquetil, and Larisa Latynina. After him are Leonid Kravchuk, Richard Meier, Georges Moustaki, Tarcisio Bertone, Alan Arkin, and John Surtees.

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In France

Among people born in France, Pierre Richard ranks 651 out of 4,109Before him are Isabelle Huppert (1953), Jean-Jacques Annaud (1943), Princess Marie Bonaparte (1882), Guillaume de l'Hôpital (1661), Raymond Aron (1905), and Paul Dukas (1865). After him are Antoine-Jean Gros (1771), Louis Renault (1877), Emmanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy (1528), Allan Kardec (1804), Pierre de Ronsard (1524), and Pierre Bonnard (1867).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Pierre Richard ranks 21Before him are Gérard Philipe (1922), Marcel Marceau (1923), Anouk Aimée (1932), Annie Girardot (1931), Mireille Darc (1938), and Isabelle Huppert (1953). After him are Isabelle Adjani (1955), Maurice Chevalier (1888), Sophie Marceau (1966), Emmanuelle Riva (1927), Juliette Binoche (1964), and Jean-Pierre Cassel (1932).