Alvin Sargent

1927 - 2019

Alvin Sargent

Alvin Sargent (April 12, 1927 – May 9, 2019) was an American screenwriter who wrote the screenplays for dozens of movies. He won two Academy Awards, for his screenplays of Julia (1977) and Ordinary People (1980). Before he became a writer, he had a brief period as an actor, portraying the role of Nair opposite Montgomery Clift in From Here To Eternity (1953), which won the Academy Award for Best Picture. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alvin Sargent has received more than 184,749 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,648th most popular religious figure.

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  • 15

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  • 3.42

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  • 2.07

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Among religious figures, Alvin Sargent ranks 1,640 out of 2,001Before him are Pingali Venkayya, Christian Tumi, Megabates, Karl-Josef Rauber, Gennadius of Constantinople, and Roger Deakins. After him are Gregorio Rosa Chávez, Elizabeth Bolden, Sergio Sebastiani, Bernard Panafieu, Maironis, and Vladimír Holan.

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Among people born in 1927, Alvin Sargent ranks 202Before him are Thomas S. Monson, Thorkild Hansen, Dimitar Iliev Popov, Elliot See, W. S. Merwin, and Robert Guillaume. After him are L. K. Advani, Roy Cohn, William Hickey, Claude Abbes, Josef Posipal, and Charles Pasqua. Among people deceased in 2019, Alvin Sargent ranks 193Before him are Med Hondo, James Ingram, Carol Channing, Siegmar Wätzlich, Sheila Dikshit, and W. S. Merwin. After him are Ivan Vutsov, Martin Feldstein, Manfred Burgsmüller, John Paul Stevens, Richard Lugar, and Peter Tork.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Alvin Sargent ranks 4,116 out of 12,171Before him are David Stern (1942), Hendrik Wade Bode (1905), Lenny Wilkens (1937), Brian Greene (1963), Francis Scott Key (1779), and George Catlin (1796). After him are Annie Potts (1952), Oliver Kirk (1884), Billy Herrington (1969), Elizabeth Bolden (1890), Greg Kinnear (1963), and Danai Gurira (1978).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In United States

Among religious figures born in United States, Alvin Sargent ranks 30Before him are Don Alden Adams (1925), Dwight L. Moody (1837), Jeralean Talley (1899), Kateri Tekakwitha (1656), David Koresh (1959), and Thomas S. Monson (1927). After him are Elizabeth Bolden (1890), Milman Parry (1902), Fulton J. Sheen (1895), John Patrick Foley (1935), William Wakefield Baum (1926), and James Stafford (1932).

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