Chuck Jones

1912 - 2002

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Charles Martin Jones (September 21, 1912 – February 22, 2002) was an American animator, voice actor, and painter, best known for his work with Warner Bros. Cartoons on the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies series of shorts. He wrote, produced, and/or directed many classic Animated Cartoon shorts starring Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Wile E. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chuck Jones has received more than 1,575,082 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Chuck Jones is the 52nd most popular film director (up from 59th in 2019), the 386th most popular biography from United States (up from 421st in 2019) and the 13th most popular American Film Director.

Chuck Jones is most famous for creating the Looney Tunes.

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Among film directors, Chuck Jones ranks 52 out of 1,580Before him are Tinto Brass, Lars von Trier, Éric Rohmer, Sydney Pollack, Tim Burton, and Roger Vadim. After him are Agnès Varda, Theo Angelopoulos, Franco Zeffirelli, Werner Herzog, William Wyler, and Claude Chabrol.

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Among people born in 1912, Chuck Jones ranks 19Before him are Clara Petacci, Raoul Wallenberg, Jorge Amado, Khalid of Saudi Arabia, Carlo Ponti, and Alfredo Stroessner. After him are János Kádár, Sonja Henie, Millvina Dean, Hanna Reitsch, Gene Kelly, and Sergiu Celibidache. Among people deceased in 2002, Chuck Jones ranks 12Before him are Thor Heyerdahl, John Rawls, Hans-Georg Gadamer, Billy Wilder, Richard Harris, and László Kubala. After him are Traudl Junge, Vavá, Prince Claus of the Netherlands, James Coburn, Niki de Saint Phalle, and Ivan Illich.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Chuck Jones ranks 386 out of 15,968Before him are Calvin Klein (1942), Dian Fossey (1932), Tim Burton (1958), Dennis Hopper (1936), Carl David Anderson (1905), and Paul Ekman (1934). After him are Ralph Lauren (1939), Kathy Bates (1948), Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804), George Clooney (1961), James Buchanan (1791), and Robert Woodrow Wilson (1936).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Chuck Jones ranks 13Before him are Quentin Tarantino (1963), George Lucas (1944), Brian De Palma (1940), John Ford (1894), Sydney Pollack (1934), and Tim Burton (1958). After him are Terry Gilliam (1940), Robert Zemeckis (1952), Terrence Malick (1943), George A. Romero (1940), Howard Hawks (1896), and Stephen Hillenburg (1961).