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Robert Hossein

1927 - 2020

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Robert Hossein (30 December 1927 – 31 December 2020) was a French film actor, director, and writer. He directed the 1982 adaptation of Les Misérables and appeared in Vice and Virtue, Le Casse, Les Uns et les Autres and Venus Beauty Institute. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Hossein has received more than 343,184 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Robert Hossein is the 372nd most popular actor (up from 482nd in 2019), the 759th most popular biography from France (up from 933rd in 2019) and the 29th most popular French Actor.

Robert Hossein is most famous for his role as the Count of Monte Cristo in the movie of the same name.

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  • 340k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 64.34

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.71

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.17

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Robert Hossein ranks 372 out of 9,996Before him are Jean-Pierre Cassel, Bourvil, Jürgen Prochnow, Chris Hemsworth, Jamie Lee Curtis, and Hugh Jackman. After him are Robert Downey Jr., Marina Vlady, John Goodman, Emma Thompson, Gian Maria Volonté, and Diana Rigg.

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Among people born in 1927, Robert Hossein ranks 31Before him are Marshall Warren Nirenberg, Princess Joséphine Charlotte of Belgium, Martin Lewis Perl, Don Shirley, Robert Ludlum, and Hubert de Givenchy. After him are Manfred Eigen, Harry Belafonte, Emmanuelle Riva, Angelo Sodano, Mary Higgins Clark, and Abdul Basit 'Abd us-Samad. Among people deceased in 2020, Robert Hossein ranks 26Before him are Tabaré Vázquez, Paolo Rossi, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Betty Williams, and Geert Hofstede. After him are Stanley Cohen, Diana Rigg, Arthur Ashkin, Lee Teng-hui, Kenzō Takada, and Qasem Soleimani.

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In France

Among people born in France, Robert Hossein ranks 759 out of 6,011Before him are Sophie of France (1786), Edmond Rostand (1868), Samuel de Champlain (1567), Hubert de Givenchy (1927), Philippe Petit (1949), and Georges Rouault (1871). After him are Louis, Prince of Condé (1530), Louise Élisabeth d'Orléans (1709), Marina Vlady (1938), Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin (1755), Frontinus (30), and Félix Guattari (1930).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Robert Hossein ranks 29Before him are Michel Piccoli (1925), Isabelle Adjani (1955), Juliette Gréco (1927), Maurice Chevalier (1888), Jean-Pierre Cassel (1932), and Bourvil (1917). After him are Marina Vlady (1938), Françoise Dorléac (1942), Vincent Cassel (1966), Emmanuelle Riva (1927), Stéphane Audran (1932), and Danielle Darrieux (1917).

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