Clarence Brown

1890 - 1987

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Clarence Leon Brown (May 10, 1890 – August 17, 1987) was an American film director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Clarence Brown has received more than 188,237 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia. Clarence Brown is the 453rd most popular film director (down from 415th in 2019), the 2,921st most popular biography from United States (down from 2,719th in 2019) and the 123rd most popular Film Director.

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Among film directors, Clarence Brown ranks 453 out of 1,581Before him are Christian-Jaque, Alfred Lunt, Renny Harlin, Alf Sjöberg, Aaron Russo, and Víctor Erice. After him are Michel Gondry, Ariane Mnouchkine, Oskar Fischinger, Claude Autant-Lara, Susanne Bier, and Louis Feuillade.

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Among people born in 1890, Clarence Brown ranks 87Before him are Claire Lee Chennault, Paul Strand, He Yingqin, Harold Bride, Princess Feodora of Saxe-Meiningen, and Ferruccio Parri. After him are Victoria Ocampo, Sarah Aaronsohn, Duke Kahanamoku, Mustafa Shokay, Vasili Eroshenko, and Yoshio Nishina. Among people deceased in 1987, Clarence Brown ranks 86Before him are Carlos José Castilho, Gretl Braun, Anatoli Papanov, Tuvia Bielski, Lorne Greene, and Konstantinos Tsatsos. After him are J. P. Guilford, Maria von Trapp, Gerhard Klopfer, Yasuo Haruyama, Naji al-Ali, and Seyni Kountché.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Clarence Brown ranks 2,921 out of 18,182Before him are Melissa McBride (1965), John Kennedy Toole (1937), Robert Garrett (1875), Nichelle Nichols (1932), Frank Stallone (1950), and George Huntington (1850). After him are Judith Resnik (1949), Carol W. Greider (1961), Audre Lorde (1934), Stephen Smale (1930), Terence McKenna (1946), and J. P. Guilford (1897).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Clarence Brown ranks 123Before him are Richard Thorpe (1896), Curtis Hanson (1945), Robert Rossen (1908), Delbert Mann (1920), Alfred Lunt (1892), and Aaron Russo (1943). After him are John Lasseter (1957), John Hughes (1950), John Waters (1946), Hal Ashby (1929), Adam McKay (1968), and Richard Lester (1932).