Roberto Benigni

1952 - Today

Roberto Benigni

Roberto Remigio Benigni (Italian pronunciation: [roˈbɛrto beˈniɲɲi]; born 27 October 1952) is an Italian actor, comedian, screenwriter and director. He gained international fame for writing, directing and starring in the film Life Is Beautiful (1997), for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor at the 71st Oscars Ceremony (the film also won Best Foreign Language Film). Benigni made his acting debut in 1977's Berlinguer, I Love You, which he also wrote, and was directed by Giuseppe Bertolucci. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roberto Benigni has received more than 1,587,524 page views. His biography is available in 67 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 186th most popular actor.

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  • 67

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.08

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.46

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Roberto Benigni ranks 185 out of 8,832Before him are David Suchet, Maximilian Schell, George Clooney, Sandra Bullock, David Carradine, and Nicole Kidman. After him are Julia Roberts, Richard Chamberlain, Christopher Walken, Sharon Stone, Franco Nero, and Christoph Waltz.

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Among people born in 1952, Roberto Benigni ranks 9Before him are Steven Seagal, Liam Neeson, Orhan Pamuk, Vajiralongkorn, Park Geun-hye, and Harvey Weinstein. After him are Mickey Rourke, Jostein Gaarder, Christopher Reeve, Robert Zemeckis, Nelson Piquet, and Francis Fukuyama.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Roberto Benigni ranks 492 out of 3,282Before him are Pope Benedict IV (860), Trebonianus Gallus (206), Sextus Pompey (-67), Albano Carrisi (1943), Muzio Clementi (1752), and Berengar I of Italy (850). After him are Elena Cornaro Piscopia (1646), Archduke Charles, Duke of Teschen (1771), Lazzaro Spallanzani (1729), Giuliano de' Medici (1453), Libius Severus (420), and Pope John XI (910).

Among ACTORS In Italy

Among actors born in Italy, Roberto Benigni ranks 11Before him are Marcello Mastroianni (1924), Yves Montand (1921), Monica Bellucci (1964), Anna Magnani (1908), Rudolph Valentino (1895), and Giulietta Masina (1921). After him are Franco Nero (1941), Giuliano Gemma (1938), Silvana Mangano (1930), Monica Vitti (1931), Ornella Muti (1955), and Virna Lisi (1936).