David O. Selznick

1902 - 1965

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David O. Selznick (May 10, 1902 – June 22, 1965) was an American film producer, screenwriter and film studio executive. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David O. Selznick has received more than 1,250,683 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). David O. Selznick is the 10th most popular producer (up from 11th in 2019), the 1,404th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,613th in 2019) and the 7th most popular American Producer.

David O. Selznick is most famous for his work as a film producer. He was the producer of Gone with the Wind and Rebecca.

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Among producers, David O. Selznick ranks 10 out of 89Before him are Dino De Laurentiis, Simon Cowell, Jerry Bruckheimer, Phil Spector, Rick Rubin, and Aaron Spelling. After him are Gene Roddenberry, René Angélil, Louis B. Mayer, Albert R. Broccoli, Branko Lustig, and Samuel Goldwyn.

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Among people born in 1902, David O. Selznick ranks 50Before him are Prince George, Duke of Kent, Günther Anders, Princess Mafalda of Savoy, Menachem Mendel Schneerson, E. E. Evans-Pritchard, and Ansel Adams. After him are Carlo Gambino, Ryuzo Shimizu, Mohammad Hatta, Oskar Morgenstern, Takeichi Nishi, and Kirill Moskalenko. Among people deceased in 1965, David O. Selznick ranks 34Before him are Joseph Erlanger, Edogawa Ranpo, Frederick Fleet, Louis Hjelmslev, Aksel Sandemose, and Bernard Baruch. After him are Lauri Törni, Fan Noli, Edgard Varèse, Mehdi Ben Barka, Corrado Gini, and Sydney Chaplin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David O. Selznick ranks 1,404 out of 15,968Before him are Bernard Baruch (1870), Jaco Pastorius (1951), Robert Patrick (1958), Edward Snowden (1983), Ansel Adams (1902), and Lenny Kravitz (1964). After him are Dan Simmons (1948), Stephen Jay Gould (1941), Mike Portnoy (1967), Snoop Dogg (1971), Diane Arbus (1923), and Mark Ruffalo (1967).

Among PRODUCERS In United States

Among producers born in United States, David O. Selznick ranks 7Before him are Walt Disney (1901), Harvey Weinstein (1952), Jerry Bruckheimer (1943), Phil Spector (1939), Rick Rubin (1963), and Aaron Spelling (1923). After him are Gene Roddenberry (1921), Albert R. Broccoli (1909), Joel Silver (1952), Darryl F. Zanuck (1902), Irving Thalberg (1899), and Dick Wolf (1946).