Yves Montand

1921 - 1991

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Ivo Livi (Italian pronunciation: [ˈiːvo ˈliːvi]), better known as Yves Montand (French: [iv mɔ̃tɑ̃]; 13 October 1921 – 9 November 1991), was an Italian-French actor and singer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yves Montand has received more than 1,223,802 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Yves Montand is the 127th most popular actor (down from 105th in 2019), the 366th most popular biography from Italy (down from 305th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Italian Actor.

Yves Montand was a French actor, singer, and songwriter. He was born in Paris and raised in Marseille. He was the son of a doctor and a pianist. He studied at the Conservatoire de Marseille and became a concert pianist before moving to Paris in 1944 to study at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique. He began his career as a singer in the cabarets of Paris and then starred in a number of French films, including "The Grand Illusion" (1937), "La Bête Humaine" (1938), "Diary of a Chambermaid" (1946), "The River" (1951), "Lola Montès" (1955), "The Red and the Black" (1954), "The Proud and the Beautiful" (1956), "Les Parisiennes" (1957), "The Adventures of Antoine Doinel" (1960), "The Viscount of Bragelonne" (1961), "The Umbrellas of Cherbourg" (1964), "The Young Girls of Rochefort" (1967), and "Love on the Run" (1979). He also released many popular albums and singles, including "La Foule" (1957), "Avec le temps" (1963), "Ce soir je t'attendrai" (1963), "Avec le temps" (1963), "Je n'ai pas changé" (1964), "Les Champs-Élysées" (1964), "Je t'aime, je t'aime" (1964), "Les Champs-Élysées" (1964), "Ils se sont tant aimés" (1965), "Je t'aime, je t'aime" (1964), "Je n'ai pas changé" (1964), "Avec le temps" (1963), "Les Champs-Élysées" (1964), "Je t'aime, je t'aime" (1964), "Les Champs-Élysées" (1964), "Je n'ai pas changé" (1964), "Avec le temps" (1963), "Je t'aime, je t'aime" (1964), and "Les Champs-Élysées" (1964).

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Among actors, Yves Montand ranks 127 out of 10,030Before him are Shirley MacLaine, Peter O'Toole, Oliver Hardy, Burt Lancaster, Jean Renoir, and Rita Hayworth. After him are Klaus Kinski, Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves, Bruno Ganz, Julie Andrews, and Shirley Temple.

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Among people born in 1921, Yves Montand ranks 12Before him are Stanisław Lem, Astor Piazzolla, Suharto, Fawzia Fuad of Egypt, Michael I of Romania, and Fahd of Saudi Arabia. After him are Peter Ustinov, Joseph Beuys, Jean-Bédel Bokassa, Hua Guofeng, Sophie Scholl, and Simone Signoret. Among people deceased in 1991, Yves Montand ranks 8Before him are Vasily Zaitsev, Isaac Bashevis Singer, Dr. Seuss, Olav V of Norway, Serge Gainsbourg, and Miles Davis. After him are Klaus Kinski, Klaus Barbie, Jiang Qing, Graham Greene, Edwin McMillan, and Gustáv Husák.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Yves Montand ranks 366 out of 4,088Before him are Pope Gregory II (669), Aldo Moro (1916), Pope Paschal I (775), Pope Gregory X (1210), Pope Alexander IV (1200), and Ancus Marcius (-675). After him are Monica Bellucci (1964), Pope Felix III (440), Pope John II (470), Annibale Carracci (1560), Alessandro Cagliostro (1743), and Pope Pius I (90).

Among ACTORS In Italy

Among actors born in Italy, Yves Montand ranks 6Before him are Sophia Loren (1934), Bud Spencer (1929), Terence Hill (1939), Marcello Mastroianni (1924), and Gina Lollobrigida (1927). After him are Monica Bellucci (1964), Roberto Benigni (1952), Rudolph Valentino (1895), Giulietta Masina (1921), Lucia Bosè (1931), and Franco Nero (1941).

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