Allen Daviau

1942 - 2020

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Allen Daviau (June 14, 1942 – April 15, 2020) was an American cinematographer known for his collaborations with Steven Spielberg on E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982), The Color Purple (1985), and Empire of the Sun (1987). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Allen Daviau has received more than 113,787 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Allen Daviau is the 537th most popular film director, the 3,424th most popular biography from United States and the 141st most popular American Film Director.

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Among film directors, Allen Daviau ranks 537 out of 1,580Before him are Derek Jarman, Ladislao Vajda, Jeannot Szwarc, Walter Frentz, Todd Phillips, and Grigori Aleksandrov. After him are Lewis Gilbert, Grigori Kozintsev, Géza von Radványi, Paul Mazursky, Rob Cohen, and John Lasseter.

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Among people born in 1942, Allen Daviau ranks 218Before him are André Vingt-Trois, Jusuf Kalla, Derek Jarman, Leo Nucci, Arnaldo Tamayo Méndez, and Punsalmaagiin Ochirbat. After him are Jerry Garcia, Jorge Ben, Hannelore Elsner, Richard Bohringer, Valerio Massimo Manfredi, and Clarence Clemons. Among people deceased in 2020, Allen Daviau ranks 273Before him are Mady Mesplé, Ronald Graham, Nikolai Tanayev, Laisenia Qarase, Índio, and Volodymyr Troshkin. After him are Mirza Khazar, Viktor Ponedelnik, John Ericson, György Kárpáti, Li Wenliang, and Henri Richard.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Allen Daviau ranks 3,424 out of 15,968Before him are Vanessa Williams (1963), John Paine (1870), Nate Thurmond (1941), Gregory Corso (1930), Michael Dukakis (1933), and Dan Castellaneta (1957). After him are Jerry Garcia (1942), William Wallace Campbell (1862), Marcian Hoff (1937), Thomas Cech (1947), Steven Van Zandt (1950), and John Carlos (1945).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Allen Daviau ranks 141Before him are Emile Ardolino (1943), Don Bluth (1937), John Hughes (1950), Lawrence Kasdan (1949), Gore Verbinski (1964), and Todd Phillips (1970). After him are Paul Mazursky (1930), Rob Cohen (1949), John Lasseter (1957), John Milius (1944), Jim Abrahams (1944), and Paul Scheuring (1968).