François Truffaut Rank
About François Truffaut
François Truffaut was an actor and filmmaker who is considered as one of the pioneers of the film movement known as French New Wave. Throughout his career which lasted for more than 25 years, he worked on quite a number of films including “The 400 Blows”, “Day for Night” and “Shoot the Piano Player”.
- Janine de Montferrand (mother)
- Roland Truffaut (father)
- Madeleine Morgenstern (married from 1957 to 1965)
He received many awards throughout his career including:
- Academy Award (1973) – “Best Foreign Language Film”
- BAFTA Award (1973) – “Best Film”
- BAFTA Award (1973) – “Best Direction”
He was romantically linked with Claude Jade, an actress.
In 1950, he was ushered into the French Army.
He was known to be an atheist.
François Truffaut Rank
Famous quotes by François Truffaut
Film lovers are sick people.François Truffaut
I'd skip school regularly to see movies - even in the morning, in the small Parisian theaters that opened early.François Truffaut
I've always had the impression that real militants are like cleaning women, doing a thankless, daily but necessary job.François Truffaut
In love, women are professionals, men are amateurs.François Truffaut
When humor can be made to alternate with melancholy, one has a success, but when the same things are funny and melancholic at the same time, it's just wonderful.François Truffaut
F.A.Q. about François Truffaut
When is his birthday?
François Truffaut's birthday is on February 6, 1932.
In how many days is his birthday?
François's birthday is in 8 days
How old was François when he died?
He was 52 years old.
When did he die?
He died in October 21, 1984.
How old would he be today?
François Truffaut would be 89 years old if he was alive today.
Where was François from?
He was born in Paris, France.
François Truffaut's Popularity
François Truffaut was a famous French actor, director, screenwriter, and producer, who was born on February 6, 1932. As a person born on this date, François Truffaut is listed in our database as the 36th most popular celebrity for the day (February 6) and the 39th most popular for the year (1932).
People born on February 6 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. François Truffaut is the 966th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to François Truffaut's birthday, François Truffaut is the 171st most famous French and ranks 54th in famous people born in Paris, France.
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