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Basil Dearden

1911 - 1971

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Basil Dearden (born Basil Clive Dear; 1 January 1911 – 23 March 1971) was an English film director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Basil Dearden has received more than 221,631 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Basil Dearden is the 1,310th most popular film director, the 4,552nd most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 98th most popular British Film Director.

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  • 220k

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  • 42.52

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.57

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among film directors, Basil Dearden ranks 1,310 out of 1,581Before him are Samuel Maoz, Peter Chan, István Gaál, Gavin Hood, Cristi Puiu, and Tom Mankiewicz. After him are Alexandre Aja, John Hillcoat, David Furnish, Laura Poitras, Buddy Van Horn, and Mike Judge.

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Among people born in 1911, Basil Dearden ranks 318Before him are Garrett Birkhoff, Maurice Perrin, John Gorton, Terence Rattigan, Eric Williams, and Dudley Senanayake. After him are Harry Golombek, Alf Martinsen, Frithjof Ulleberg, Ellsworth Vines, Näcip Cihanov, and Matti Lähde. Among people deceased in 1971, Basil Dearden ranks 197Before him are Leo Burnett, Ricardo J. Alfaro, Jimmy Gallagher, Charles Pahud de Mortanges, Spring Byington, and Thomas C. Hart. After him are Emmett Toppino, Rodolfo Terlizzi, Hanna Neumann, Diana Lynn, Lucien Hubbard, and Luigi Piotti.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Basil Dearden ranks 4,552 out of 7,765Before him are Alan Smith (1980), Anne Fine (1947), Phil Collen (1957), Pat Symonds (1953), David Hampshire (1917), and Leeroy Thornhill (1968). After him are George Moorhouse (1901), Chris Wolstenholme (1978), David Douglas (1799), Harry Golombek (1911), John Masefield (1878), and Robert Smirke (1780).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United Kingdom

Among film directors born in United Kingdom, Basil Dearden ranks 98Before him are Jon Amiel (1948), Irving Rapper (1898), Michael Caton-Jones (1957), Jonathan Lynn (1943), Michael Winterbottom (1961), and Sam Taylor-Johnson (1967). After him are Terry George (1952), Peter Chelsom (1956), Alan Bridges (1927), Chris Menges (1940), Stuart Baird (1947), and David Mackenzie (1966).