Assi Dayan

1945 - 2014

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Assaf "Assi" Dayan (Hebrew: אסף "אסי" דיין‎; 23 November 1945 – 1 May 2014) was an Israeli film director, actor, screenwriter, and producer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Assi Dayan has received more than 117,215 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Assi Dayan is the 505th most popular film director (up from 515th in 2019), the 186th most popular biography from Israel (down from 182nd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Israeli Film Director.

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Among film directors, Assi Dayan ranks 505 out of 1,580Before him are Mauro Bolognini, Henry Koster, Mikhail Romm, Leos Carax, Ivan Reitman, and Joseph Vilsmaier. After him are Larry Clark, Abel Ferrara, Václav Vorlíček, Jim Sheridan, Kenneth Anger, and François Ozon.

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Among people born in 1945, Assi Dayan ranks 173Before him are Viktor Saneyev, Richard Long, Linda Harrison, Douglas Hofstadter, Basil Poledouris, and Panagiotis Pikrammenos. After him are Steve Gadd, Fusako Shigenobu, Gabriela Andersen-Schiess, Kim Larsen, Igor Ivanov, and Catherine Spaak. Among people deceased in 2014, Assi Dayan ranks 132Before him are Donatas Banionis, Alexander Imich, Carlos Borges, Jorge María Mejía, Paul Wild, and Charlie Haden. After him are René Burri, Leslie Manigat, Igor Mitoraj, Anatoly Berezovoy, Abdelmajid Lakhal, and Tadeusz Różewicz.

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In Israel

Among people born in Israel, Assi Dayan ranks 186 out of 389Before him are Hillel Slovak (1962), Ahmed Jibril (1938), Reuven Shiloah (1909), Talal Abu-Ghazaleh (1938), Alice of Champagne (1196), and Eliahu Inbal (1936). After him are Dani Karavan (1930), Hugh I of Cyprus (1194), Ron Huldai (1944), Dana International (1969), Peter I, Count of Alençon (1251), and Naomi Shemer (1930).


Among film directors born in Israel, Assi Dayan ranks 2Before him are Menahem Golan (1929). After him are Ralph Bakshi (1938), Amos Gitai (1950), Elia Suleiman (1960), Ari Folman (1962), Avi Arad (1948), Hany Abu-Assad (1961), Samuel Maoz (1962), and Oren Peli (1970).