Alain Delon

Actor, Film actor

1935 –

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Who is Alain Delon?

Alain Fabien Maurice Marcel Delon is a French-born actor and businessman, with French-Swiss dual citizenship since 1999. He rose quickly to stardom, and by the age of 23 was already being compared to French actors such as Gérard Philipe and Jean Marais, as well as American actor James Dean. He was even called the male Brigitte Bardot. Over the course of his career, Delon has worked with many well-known directors, including Luchino Visconti, Jean-Luc Godard, Jean-Pierre Melville, Michelangelo Antonioni and Louis Malle.

Delon acquired Swiss citizenship on September 23, 1999, and the company managing products sold under his name is based in Geneva. He is a citizen of the community of Chêne-Bougeries in the canton of Geneva.

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Born
Nov 8, 1935
Sceaux
Also known as
  • Alain Fabien Maurice Marcel Delon
  • A. Delon
  • The Male Brigitte Bardot
  • Fabien-Alain Delon
Parents
Siblings
Spouses
Children
Religion
  • Catholicism
Ethnicity
  • French people
  • Corsican people
Nationality
  • France
  • Switzerland
Profession
Employment
  • Fusiliers Marins, French Navy
    (1953 - 1954)
Lived in
  • Sceaux

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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