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Valentina Cortese

1923 - 2019

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Valentina Cortese (1 January 1923 – 10 July 2019), sometimes credited as Valentina Cortesa, was an Italian film and theatre actress. In her 50 years spanning career, she appeared in films of Italian and international directors like Michelangelo Antonioni, Federico Fellini, Franco Zeffirelli, François Truffaut, Joseph L. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Valentina Cortese has received more than 598,114 page views. Her biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Valentina Cortese is the 1,016th most popular actor (down from 975th in 2019), the 1,550th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,570th in 2019) and the 45th most popular Italian Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 600k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.00

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.45

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.27

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Valentina Cortese ranks 1,016 out of 9,996Before her are Michel Serrault, David Schwimmer, Mark Blum, Marion Ramsey, Eddie Constantine, and Frances Conroy. After her are Kirsten Dunst, Lily Tomlin, Jan-Michael Vincent, Barbara Bach, Tomas Milian, and Jesper Christensen.

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Among people born in 1923, Valentina Cortese ranks 78Before her are Ernest Mandel, André Gorz, Sergey Akhromeyev, Hwang Jang-yop, Koji Miyata, and Antony Flew. After her are Albert King, Aaron Spelling, Yelena Bonner, Ousmane Sembène, Agatha Barbara, and Otfried Preußler. Among people deceased in 2019, Valentina Cortese ranks 80Before her are Godfried Danneels, Tomi Ungerer, John Robert Schrieffer, Antônio Wilson Vieira Honório, Isabel Sarli, and Raymond Poulidor. After her are Jan-Michael Vincent, André Previn, Alan García, Dušan Makavejev, Mirjana Marković, and Dragoslav Šekularac.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Valentina Cortese ranks 1,550 out of 4,668Before her are Elizabeth of Sicily, Queen of Hungary (1261), Girolamo Riario (1443), Giovannino Guareschi (1908), Damiano Damiani (1922), Franco Battiato (1945), and Cicero Minor (-65). After her are Giovanni Ceva (1647), Domenico Zipoli (1688), Charles II, Duke of Savoy (1488), Serge Reggiani (1922), Princess Maria Gabriella of Savoy (1940), and Rita Pavone (1945).

Among ACTORS In Italy

Among actors born in Italy, Valentina Cortese ranks 45Before her are Anita Pallenberg (1942), Marisa Pavan (1932), Lea Massari (1933), Gino Cervi (1901), Nino Castelnuovo (1936), and Paolo Villaggio (1932). After her are Eduardo De Filippo (1900), Nino Manfredi (1921), Fabio Testi (1941), Pietro Germi (1914), Lina Cavalieri (1874), and Anthony Steffen (1930).

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