Sara Montiel

1928 - 2013

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María Antonia Abad Fernández MML (10 March 1928 – 8 April 2013), known professionally as Sara Montiel, and as Sarita Montiel, was a Spanish singer and actress. She has been called a "sexual, feminist, and gay icon for Francoist Spain."Montiel was born in Campo de Criptana in the region of Castile–La Mancha in 1928. She worked in Europe, Latin America and United States. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sara Montiel has received more than 432,510 page views. Her biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Sara Montiel is the 842nd most popular actor (down from 712th in 2019), the 415th most popular biography from Spain (down from 393rd in 2019) and the 8th most popular Spanish Actor.

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  • 430k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 68.29

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.06

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Sara Montiel ranks 842 out of 10,030Before her are Cliff Robertson, Sylva Koscina, Roddy McDowall, Katharina Schratt, Ann-Margret, and Brad Dourif. After her are Barbara Bel Geddes, Stephen Chow, Jackie Coogan, Owen Wilson, Stewart Granger, and Héctor Elizondo.

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Among people born in 1928, Sara Montiel ranks 92Before her are Wolfgang von Trips, Gustav Leonhardt, Musa al-Sadr, Sol LeWitt, Gaston Thorn, and Roddy McDowall. After her are Fred Rogers, Elliott Erwitt, Burt Bacharach, Seymour Papert, Bo Diddley, and Vladimir Beara. Among people deceased in 2013, Sara Montiel ranks 63Before her are Ovadia Yosef, John Cornforth, Kenneth Waltz, Hiroshi Yamauchi, Wilfried Martens, and Tadeusz Mazowiecki. After her are Kenneth G. Wilson, Colin Wilson, Jack Vance, Robert Fogel, Damiano Damiani, and Henri Dutilleux.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Sara Montiel ranks 415 out of 2,595Before her are Francesc Macià (1859), Constanza Manuel (1315), Tito Vilanova (1968), Andrés Nin Pérez (1892), María de las Mercedes, Princess of Asturias (1880), and Leander of Seville (534). After her are João da Nova (1460), Tiberius Sempronius Longus (-250), Carlos Arias Navarro (1908), David Villa (1981), Joanot Martorell (1415), and Ordoño I of Asturias (821).

Among ACTORS In Spain

Among actors born in Spain, Sara Montiel ranks 8Before her are Carmen Amaya (1913), Fernando Rey (1917), Penélope Cruz (1974), Javier Bardem (1969), La Belle Otero (1868), and Carmen Maura (1945). After her are Francisco Rabal (1926), Marisa Paredes (1946), Najwa Nimri (1972), Concha Velasco (1939), María Casares (1922), and Victoria Abril (1959).

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