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 259,396 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Bernd Eichinger is the 592nd most popular film director (up from 725th in 2019), the 3,024th most popular biography from Germany (up from 3,262nd in 2019) and the 30th most popular Film Director.

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Among film directors, Bernd Eichinger ranks 592 out of 1,581Before him are James Wan, Oliver Hirschbiegel, Andrew Niccol, Ted Kotcheff, George Albert Smith, and Christopher Doyle. After him are Robert Rodriguez, Daniel Schmid, Claude Pinoteau, George Seaton, Sergei Yutkevich, and Werner Schroeter.

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Among people born in 1949, Bernd Eichinger ranks 216Before him are Josip Bozanić, Paul Guilfoyle, Fayez Tarawneh, Bandar bin Sultan Al Saud, George Dalaras, and Julian Fellowes. After him are Anders Arborelius, Dado Topić, Andranik Margaryan, Kiran Bedi, Svetislav Pešić, and Herman Rarebell. Among people deceased in 2011, Bernd Eichinger ranks 152Before him are Helen Frankenthaler, Patrick Leigh Fermor, Gerry Rafferty, Robert Brout, Lena Nyman, and Edward Hardwicke. After him are Saad el-Shazly, Virgilio Noè, Harri Holkeri, Bora Kostić, Sándor Képíró, and Andrea True.

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Among people born in Germany, Bernd Eichinger ranks 3,024 out of 6,142Before him are Alfred Delp (1907), Duchess Jutta of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1880), H.P. Baxxter (1964), Oliver Riedel (1971), Lilli Lehmann (1848), and Georg, Prince of Saxe-Meiningen (1892). After him are E. F. Schumacher (1911), Princess Marie Frederica of Hesse-Kassel (1804), Heinrich Anton de Bary (1831), Rainald of Dassel (1114), Duke Louis of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1725), and Johann Theodor of Bavaria (1703).


Among film directors born in Germany, Bernd Eichinger ranks 30Before him are Walter Ruttmann (1887), Walter Frentz (1907), Tom Tykwer (1965), Henry Koster (1905), Gustav von Wangenheim (1895), and Oliver Hirschbiegel (1957). After him are Werner Schroeter (1945), Percy Adlon (1935), Fatih Akin (1973), Uli Edel (1947), Wolfgang Becker (1954), and Uwe Boll (1965).