Yves is a boy name and means yew. It is a French name and its pronunciation is \yv-ves\. Other similar names and variants include: Evo, Ivar, Ives, Ivo, Iwo, Yvo, Yvon. Yves is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women.
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  • Yves Saint Laurent born on August 1, 1936.
  • Yves Montand (actor) born on October 13, 1921.
  • Yves Rénier (actor) born on September 29, 1942.
  • Yves Simon born on May 3, 1944.
  • Yves Rocher born on April 7, 1930.
  • Yves Calvi born on August 30, 1959.
  • Yves Allégret (director) born on October 13, 1907.
  • Yves Robert (director) born on June 19, 1920.
  • Yves Afonso (actor) born on February 13, 1944.
  • Yves Vincent (actor) born on August 5, 1921.

Famous actors named Yves and their movies

Yves Montand
Yves Montand

Born on October 13, 1921

  • Age:
  • Birth sign: Libra
  • No. of movies: 41

Netchaïev est de retour

Directed by: Jacques Deray

Starring: Yves Montand, Vincent Lindon, Patrick Chesnais, Mireille Perrier

La grande strada azzurra

Directed by: Gillo Pontecorvo, Maleno Malenotti

Starring: Yves Montand, Alida Valli, Francisco Rabal, Umberto Spadaro

My Geisha

My Geisha

Directed by: Jack Cardiff

Starring: Shirley MacLaine, Yves Montand, Edward G. Robinson, Robert Cummings


Directed by: Tony Richardson

Starring: Lee Remick, Yves Montand, Bradford Dillman, Harry Townes

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Yves Robert
Yves Robert

Born on June 19, 1920

  • Age: 102
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • No. of movies: 16

Il ritorno di Arsenio Lupin

Directed by: Yves Robert

Starring: Alida Valli, Yves Robert, Robert Lamoureux, Roger Dumas

Country: Italy

The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe

Directed by: Yves Robert

Starring: Pierre Richard, Bernard Blier, Jean Rochefort, Mireille Darc


Directed by: Yves Robert

Starring: Philippe Noiret, Dany Carrel, Gérard Lartigau, Claude Piéplu

Salut l'artiste

Salut l'artiste

Directed by: Yves Robert

Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Françoise Fabian, Jean Rochefort, Evelyne Buyle

Yves Boisset
Yves Boisset

Born on March 14, 1939

  • Age: 84
  • Birth sign: Pisces
  • No. of movies: 16

Un taxi color malva

Directed by: Yves Boisset

Starring: Agostina Belli, Fred Astaire, Philippe Noiret, Charlotte Rampling, Peter Ustinov, David Kelly, Jack Watson

Country: Italy

Dog Day

Dog Day

Directed by: Yves Boisset

The Salengro Case

The Salengro Case

Directed by: Yves Boisset

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