Raf Vallone

1916 - 2002

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Raffaele Vallone OMRI (17 February 1916 – 31 October 2002) was an Italian actor, footballer, and journalist. One of the top Italian male stars of the 1950s and 1960s, he first became known for his association with the neorealist movement. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Raf Vallone has received more than 338,842 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Raf Vallone is the 554th most popular actor (up from 560th in 2019), the 1,056th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,131st in 2019) and the 26th most popular Italian Actor.

Raf Vallone is most famous for his role in the Italian film "Cinema Paradiso."

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Among actors, Raf Vallone ranks 554 out of 10,030Before him are Shelley Winters, Udo Kier, James Cagney, Shah Rukh Khan, Linda Christian, and Ken Watanabe. After him are Erland Josephson, Elliott Gould, Buck Henry, Anjelica Huston, Lois Maxwell, and Terence Stamp.

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Among people born in 1916, Raf Vallone ranks 40Before him are Sune Bergström, Christian B. Anfinsen, Edward Heath, Emil Gilels, Jacque Fresco, and Dương Văn Minh. After him are Jean Dausset, Natalia Ginzburg, Yumjaagiin Tsedenbal, Ephraim Katzir, Masaki Kobayashi, and Robert F. Furchgott. Among people deceased in 2002, Raf Vallone ranks 34Before him are Nándor Hidegkuti, John Gotti, Juan Alberto Schiaffino, Eduardo Chillida, Jonas Savimbi, and Abu Nidal. After him are Zizinho, Yoshio Okada, Max Perutz, Ne Win, René Thom, and Archer Martin.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Raf Vallone ranks 1,056 out of 4,088Before him are Michele Ferrero (1925), Vibia Sabina (86), Benedetto Marcello (1686), Niccolò dell'Abbate (1512), Eugenio Montale (1896), and Liutprand of Cremona (922). After him are Charles III, Duke of Parma (1823), Sergio Corbucci (1926), Valerius Maximus (-100), Guido Cavalcanti (1258), Aurelia Cotta (-120), and Giuseppe Guarneri (1698).

Among ACTORS In Italy

Among actors born in Italy, Raf Vallone ranks 26Before him are Lino Ventura (1919), Gian Maria Volonté (1933), Giancarlo Giannini (1942), Raffaella Carrà (1943), Alberto Sordi (1920), and Franco Columbu (1941). After him are Michele Placido (1946), Eleonora Duse (1858), Totò (1898), Elsa Martinelli (1935), Ugo Tognazzi (1922), and Pier Angeli (1932).

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