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Byron Haskin

1899 - 1984

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Byron Conrad Haskin (April 22, 1899 – April 16, 1984) was an American film and television director, special effects creator and cinematographer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Byron Haskin has received more than 131,520 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Byron Haskin is the 993rd most popular film director, the 6,664th most popular biography from United States and the 257th most popular American Film Director.

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Among film directors, Byron Haskin ranks 993 out of 1,581Before him are Vladimir Bortko, Frank Beyer, Jonas Åkerlund, Joe Wright, Lee Tamahori, and Busby Berkeley. After him are Bennett Miller, Elia Suleiman, Károly Makk, Werner Klingler, Luciano Emmer, and Zalman King.

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Among people born in 1899, Byron Haskin ranks 212Before him are Elizabeth Bowen, Frances Yates, Colleen Moore, Louise Nevelson, Willem Jacob Luyten, and Chief Dan George. After him are Axel Bakunts, György Piller, Jacques Audiberti, George O'Brien, Indra Devi, and Martha Mansfield. Among people deceased in 1984, Byron Haskin ranks 172Before him are Fedir Bohatyrchuk, Kazuo Hasegawa, Klavdiya Shulzhenko, Garry Winogrand, Chester Himes, and Elizabeth Goudge. After him are Ken Carpenter, Leopold Lindtberg, Martín Marculeta, Toivo Loukola, K. D. Jadhav, and May McAvoy.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Byron Haskin ranks 6,664 out of 18,182Before him are Katherine Moennig (1977), Chrissy Teigen (1985), Ryan Eggold (1984), J. William Fulbright (1905), Chris Elliott (1960), and Ed Ablowich (1913). After him are Bennett Miller (1966), Eddie Cheever (1958), Michael D. Coe (1929), Brian Littrell (1975), Brian G. Hutton (1935), and Elizabeth Hartman (1943).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Byron Haskin ranks 257Before him are Spike Jonze (1969), Walter Lang (1896), Harold Becker (1928), David Twohy (1955), Larry Cohen (1936), and Busby Berkeley (1895). After him are Bennett Miller (1966), Zalman King (1941), Tay Garnett (1894), Tom McCarthy (1966), Trey Parker (1969), and Charles Reisner (1887).