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Yves Montand (1921–1991)

Yves Montand was born on October 13, 1921 in Monsummano Terme, Tuscany, Italy as Ivo Livi. He was an actor, known for The Wages of Fear (1953), Jean de Florette (1986) and Z (1969). He was married to Carole Amiel and Simone Signoret. He died on November 9, 1991 in Senlis, Oise, France. See full bio »


(age 70) in Senlis, Oise, France

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 1991 Netchaïev est de retour
Pierre Marroux
 1988 Three Seats for the 26th
Yves Montand
 1983 Garçon!
 1982 All Fired Up
Victor Valance
 1979 I as in Icarus
Le procureur Henri Volney
 1979 Womanlight
Michel Follin
 1978 Roads to the South
Jean Larréa
 1977 La menace
Henri Savin
 1976 The Big Operator
 1975 Le Sauvage
 1975 Special Section
Un milicien (uncredited)
 1974 Chance and Violence
Laurent Bermann
 1973 Le fils
Ange Orahona
 1972 State of Siege
Philip Michael Santore
 1972 César and Rosalie
 1971 Delusions of Grandeur
 1970 The Confession
 1969 Z
 1969 The Devil by the Tail
Le baron César Maricorne
 1969 Mr. Freedom
Capt. Formidable (uncredited)
 1968 Un soir, un train
 1967 Live for Life
Robert Colomb
 1966 Grand Prix
Jean-Pierre Sarti
 1966 Is Paris Burning?
Sgt. Marcel Bizien
 1966 The War Is Over
Diego Mora
 1965 Compartiment tueurs
Inspeceur Graziani / Inspector Graziani
 1962 My Geisha
Paul Robaix
 1961 Goodbye Again
Roger Demarest
 1961 Sanctuary
Candy Man
 1959 The Law
Matteo Brigante
 1958 Premier mai
Jean Meunier
 1957 La grande strada azzurra
Giovanni Squarciò
 1957 Men and Wolves
 1957 Django Reinhardt (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1956 Un matin comme les autres (Short)
 1955 Marguerite de la nuit
M. Léon
 1955 Heroes and Sinners
Michel Rivière
 1951 Paris Is Always Paris
Lui-même / Himself
 1951 The Red Inn
Singing Commentator (voice)
 1950 Lost Souvenirs
Raoul, un chanteur des rues (segment "Le violon")
 1948 L'idole
 1946 Gates of the Night
Jean Diego
 1946 Star Without Light
 1941 La prière aux étoiles
Un gars dans le café (uncredited)
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6' 1¼" (1.86 m)

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I think a man can have two, maybe three affairs, while he is married. But three is the absolute maximum. After that, you're cheating. See more »


His parents escaped Italy in 1921 as Benito Mussolini rose to power. See more »

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