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David Furnish

1962 - Today

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David James Furnish (born 25 October 1962) is a Canadian-British filmmaker and former advertising executive. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Furnish has received more than 6,956,154 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. David Furnish is the 1,313th most popular film director (down from 1,113th in 2019), the 528th most popular biography from Canada (down from 412th in 2019) and the 21st most popular Canadian Film Director.

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  • 7.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 42.49

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.45

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among film directors, David Furnish ranks 1,313 out of 1,581Before him are Gavin Hood, Cristi Puiu, Tom Mankiewicz, Basil Dearden, Alexandre Aja, and John Hillcoat. After him are Laura Poitras, Buddy Van Horn, Mike Judge, Greg Berlanti, Piotr Szulkin, and Terry George.

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Among people born in 1962, David Furnish ranks 354Before him are Amina Annabi, Marc Lavoine, Miho Mosulishvili, Samuel Maoz, Peter Chan, and Sigurður Ingi Jóhannsson. After him are Fernando Martín Espina, The Proclaimers, Mike Judge, Steven Mnuchin, Juan Atkins, and Gene Anthony Ray.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, David Furnish ranks 528 out of 1,350Before him are JR Bourne (1970), Dorothy Brookshaw (1912), Shay Mitchell (1987), Nicholas Latifi (1995), Diego Klattenhoff (1979), and Tara Strong (1973). After him are Molly Parker (1972), Tom Taylor (1880), Mia Kirshner (1975), Barbara Wagner (1938), Marc Garneau (1949), and Douglas Rain (1928).


Among film directors born in Canada, David Furnish ranks 21Before him are Mark Robson (1913), Shawn Levy (1968), Jason Reitman (1977), Robert Lepage (1957), Mary Harron (1953), and Roger Avary (1965). After him are Brad Wright (1961), Bruce LaBruce (1964), Philippe Falardeau (1968), Dean DeBlois (1970), Guy Maddin (1956), and Danny Antonucci (1957).