Ang Lee

1954 - Today

Ang Lee

Ang Lee OBS (Chinese: 李安; pinyin: Lǐ Ān; born 23 October 1954) is a Taiwanese American film director, producer, and screenwriter. Born in the Pingtung County of southern Taiwan, Lee was educated in Taiwan and later in the United States. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ang Lee has received more than 3,192,922 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 122nd most popular film director.

Memorability Metrics

  • 3.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 61.63

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 70

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.54

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.62

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Ang Lee ranks 123 out of 1,305Before him are Stanley Donen, Jean-Pierre Melville, Jiří Menzel, Max Reinhardt, Joseph L. Mankiewicz, and David Fincher. After him are Jan Švankmajer, István Szabó, Jacques Rivette, Peter Jackson, Victor Sjöström, and Walter Hill.

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Among people born in 1954, Ang Lee ranks 22Before him are Stieg Larsson, Oprah Winfrey, Velupillai Prabhakaran, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, Mario Kempes, and Matt Groening. After him are Annie Lennox, Carlos Ghosn, Dieter Bohlen, Serzh Sargsyan, Michael Moore, and Filip Vujanović.

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In Taiwan

Among people born in Taiwan, Ang Lee ranks 2 out of 44Before him are Tsai Ing-wen (1956). After him are Lee Teng-hui (1923), Zheng Keshuang (1670), Su Tseng-chang (1947), Wu Den-yih (1948), Peter Chen (1947), Chen Chien-jen (1951), Jay Chou (1979), Sylvia Chang (1953), Elaine Chao (1953), and Jolin Tsai (1980).


Among film directors born in Taiwan, Ang Lee ranks 1After him are Justin Lin (1971).

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