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David Fincher

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David Andrew Leo Fincher (born August 28, 1962) is an American filmmaker. His films, most of which are psychological thrillers, have collectively grossed over $2.1 billion worldwide and have received 40 Academy Award nominations; this includes three Best Director nominations for him. Fincher became interested in filmmaking at the age of eight. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Fincher has received more than 10,973,484 page views. His biography is available in 58 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 57 in 2019). David Fincher is the 112th most popular film director (up from 128th in 2019), the 739th most popular biography from United States (up from 864th in 2019) and the 31st most popular American Film Director.

David Fincher is most famous for directing films such as Se7en, Fight Club, and Gone Girl.

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Among film directors, David Fincher ranks 112 out of 1,581Before him are Manoel de Oliveira, Victor Fleming, Jules Dassin, Wes Craven, Louis Malle, and George Cukor. After him are Elia Kazan, Peter Jackson, Erich von Stroheim, Jerzy Grotowski, Sam Peckinpah, and Lina Wertmüller.

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Among people born in 1962, David Fincher ranks 11Before him are Cliff Burton, Frank Rijkaard, Ralph Fiennes, Ruud Gullit, Nicolás Maduro, and Demi Moore. After him are Steve Irwin, Jon Bon Jovi, Sandra, Alexander Litvinenko, Olga Tokarczuk, and Steve Carell.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David Fincher ranks 739 out of 18,182Before him are Vivian Maier (1926), Gloria Swanson (1899), George Eastman (1854), Nellie Bly (1864), George Cukor (1899), and Keith Haring (1958). After him are W. Edwards Deming (1900), Eliot Ness (1903), Gene Wilder (1933), Irving Fisher (1867), Ryan O'Neal (1941), and Tippi Hedren (1930).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, David Fincher ranks 31Before him are Sidney Lumet (1924), Robert Altman (1925), Victor Fleming (1889), Jules Dassin (1911), Wes Craven (1939), and George Cukor (1899). After him are Sam Peckinpah (1925), John Carpenter (1948), Peter Bogdanovich (1939), Michael Mann (1943), Michael Cimino (1939), and Mel Brooks (1926).