Bernd Eichinger

1949 - 2011

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Bernd Eichinger (German: [bɛʁnt ˈaɪ.̯çɪŋ.ɐ] (listen); 11 April 1949 – 24 January 2011) was a German film producer, director, and screenwriter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bernd Eichinger has received more than 197,464 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Bernd Eichinger is the 725th most popular film director (down from 668th in 2019), the 3,263rd most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,632nd in 2019) and the 38th most popular German Film Director.

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Among film directors, Bernd Eichinger ranks 725 out of 1,580Before him are Bob Rafelson, Dan O'Bannon, Michel Audiard, Ivan Pyryev, Lucian Pintilie, and Timur Bekmambetov. After him are Chris Carter, Edgar G. Ulmer, Johnnie To, Francis Lawrence, John Alcott, and Michael Verhoeven.

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Among people born in 1949, Bernd Eichinger ranks 245Before him are Würzel, Brigitte Mohnhaupt, Owen Arthur, Minette Walters, Peter C. Gøtzsche, and Bernhard Cullmann. After him are Simon Callow, Veronica Cartwright, Mikhail Boyarsky, Ricardo Zunino, Rick Springfield, and Bertalan Farkas. Among people deceased in 2011, Bernd Eichinger ranks 200Before him are Erhard Loretan, Würzel, José Alencar, Andrée Chedid, Seve Ballesteros, and George Shearing. After him are Jean Bartik, Takaji Mori, Peter Gethin, Sargent Shriver, Patrick Leigh Fermor, and M. F. Husain.

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Among people born in Germany, Bernd Eichinger ranks 3,263 out of 5,289Before him are Barthold Heinrich Brockes (1680), Carl Joseph Begas (1794), Helmuth Rilling (1933), Johann Gottfried Eichhorn (1752), Wilhelm Jordan (1842), and Erich Juskowiak (1926). After him are Johannes Brenz (1499), Wilhelm Gesenius (1786), Susan Blakely (1948), Torsten Frings (1976), Michael Verhoeven (1938), and Elisabeth Schumann (1888).


Among film directors born in Germany, Bernd Eichinger ranks 38Before him are Hans-Jürgen Syberberg (1935), Werner Schroeter (1945), Percy Adlon (1935), Gustav von Wangenheim (1895), Wolfgang Becker (1954), and Wolfgang Staudte (1906). After him are Michael Verhoeven (1938), Edgar Reitz (1932), Uwe Boll (1965), Marc Forster (1969), Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck (1973), and Helmut Käutner (1908).