Christopher Nolan

1970 - Today

Christopher Nolan

Christopher Edward Nolan (; born 30 July 1970) is a British-American film director, producer and screenwriter known for making personal, distinctive films within the Hollywood mainstream. His directorial efforts have grossed more than US$5 billion worldwide, garnered 34 Oscar nominations and ten wins. Born and raised in London, Nolan developed an interest in filmmaking from a young age. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christopher Nolan has received more than 16,821,140 page views. His biography is available in 77 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 134th most popular film director.

Memorability Metrics

  • 17M

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  • 61.29

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 77

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.19

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.52

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Christopher Nolan ranks 135 out of 1,305Before him are Walter Hill, René Clément, Zhang Yimou, Volker Schlöndorff, John Woo, and Claude Lelouch. After him are Ettore Scola, Jean Vigo, Henri-Georges Clouzot, Jesús Franco, D. W. Griffith, and Alfonso Cuarón.

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Among people born in 1970, Christopher Nolan ranks 4Before him are Melania Trump, Matt Damon, and Banksy. After him are Edwin van der Sar, Diego Simeone, Andre Agassi, Cafu, Rachel Weisz, Uma Thurman, Claudia Schiffer, and Naomi Campbell.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Christopher Nolan ranks 642 out of 5,347Before him are William Pitt the Younger (1759), George Darwin (1845), Joan Collins (1933), Peter Finch (1916), Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey (1764), and Edgar Adrian (1889). After him are Niels Kaj Jerne (1911), Duncan Edwards (1936), Richard Arkwright (1732), John Henry Newman (1801), William Holman Hunt (1827), and John Cale (1942).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United Kingdom

Among film directors born in United Kingdom, Christopher Nolan ranks 10Before him are Richard Attenborough (1923), Peter Brook (1925), David Lean (1908), Alan Parker (1944), Tony Scott (1944), and Peter Greenaway (1942). After him are Tony Richardson (1928), Stephen Frears (1941), Danny Boyle (1956), Frank Lloyd (1886), David Hamilton (1933), and John Schlesinger (1926).

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