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Roger Vadim

1928 - 2000

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Roger Vadim Plemiannikov (French: [ʁɔʒe vadim]; 26 January 1928 – 11 February 2000) was a French screenwriter, film director and producer, as well as an author, artist and occasional actor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roger Vadim has received more than 2,625,551 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia. Roger Vadim is the 55th most popular film director (down from 51st in 2019), the 462nd most popular biography from France (down from 459th in 2019) and the 8th most popular French Film Director.

Roger Vadim is most famous for his work as a film director. He is also known for his relationship with Brigitte Bardot.

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Among film directors, Roger Vadim ranks 55 out of 1,581Before him are Jacques Tati, Emir Kusturica, Takeshi Kitano, William Wyler, Brian De Palma, and Sydney Pollack. After him are Theo Angelopoulos, Werner Herzog, Isao Takahata, Robert Zemeckis, Oliver Stone, and Stephen Hillenburg.

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Among people born in 1928, Roger Vadim ranks 21Before him are Osamu Tezuka, Jeanne Moreau, Rinus Michels, Yves Klein, Didi, and Shirley Temple. After him are Jean-Marie Le Pen, Alvin Toffler, Friedensreich Hundertwasser, Agnès Varda, Alexander Grothendieck, and Karlheinz Stockhausen. Among people deceased in 2000, Roger Vadim ranks 9Before him are Władysław Szpilman, Ingrid of Sweden, Habib Bourguiba, Victor Borge, Alec Guinness, and Emil Zátopek. After him are Stanley Matthews, Friedensreich Hundertwasser, Lída Baarová, Vittorio Gassman, Walter Matthau, and Konrad Emil Bloch.

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In France

Among people born in France, Roger Vadim ranks 462 out of 6,011Before him are Alexandre Cabanel (1823), Hector Malot (1830), Robert Campin (1375), Adolphe Adam (1803), Louis, Dauphin of France (1729), and J. M. G. Le Clézio (1940). After him are François-Noël Babeuf (1760), Jean Dubuffet (1901), Paul Bocuse (1926), Camille Desmoulins (1760), Gabriel Marcel (1889), and Charles Messier (1730).


Among film directors born in France, Roger Vadim ranks 8Before him are Jean-Luc Godard (1930), François Truffaut (1932), Georges Méliès (1861), Éric Rohmer (1920), Jacques Tati (1907), and William Wyler (1902). After him are Claude Chabrol (1930), Luc Besson (1959), Jean-Jacques Annaud (1943), Robert Bresson (1901), Alain Resnais (1922), and René Clair (1898).