Alan Parker

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Alan Parker

Sir Alan William Parker (14 February 1944 – 31 July 2020) was an English filmmaker. His early career, beginning in his late teens, was spent as a copywriter and director of television advertisements. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alan Parker has received more than 882,083 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 94th most popular film director.

Memorability Metrics

  • 880k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 63.52

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 44

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.96

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Alan Parker ranks 95 out of 1,305Before him are Ed Wood, Satyajit Ray, Robert Altman, David Lean, Jim Jarmusch, and Fred Zinnemann. After him are Victor Fleming, Terrence Malick, Jules Dassin, John Carpenter, René Clair, and Wolfgang Petersen.

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Among people born in 1944, Alan Parker ranks 28Before him are Ibrahim Rugova, Ulrich Beck, Jairzinho, Sali Berisha, Sebastião Salgado, and Jacqueline Bisset. After him are Angela Davis, Sepp Maier, Diana Ross, Vojislav Koštunica, Tony Scott, and Françoise Hardy.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Alan Parker ranks 493 out of 5,347Before him are Richard of York, 3rd Duke of York (1411), Henry Moseley (1887), Kenneth MacAlpin (810), A. S. Neill (1883), Douglas Adams (1952), and Jacqueline Bisset (1944). After him are Frederick Gowland Hopkins (1861), Jerome K. Jerome (1859), Gustav Holst (1874), Muriel Spark (1918), Sweyn II of Denmark (1020), and G. E. Moore (1873).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United Kingdom

Among film directors born in United Kingdom, Alan Parker ranks 7Before him are Alfred Hitchcock (1899), Ridley Scott (1937), Ken Loach (1936), Richard Attenborough (1923), Peter Brook (1925), and David Lean (1908). After him are Tony Scott (1944), Peter Greenaway (1942), Christopher Nolan (1970), Tony Richardson (1928), Stephen Frears (1941), and Danny Boyle (1956).

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