Debra Hill

1950 - 2005

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Debra Hill (November 10, 1950 – March 7, 2005) was an American film producer and screenwriter, best known for her professional partnership with John Carpenter. Hill and Carpenter wrote four films together: Halloween, The Fog, Halloween II, and Escape from L.A. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Debra Hill has received more than 1,194,984 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Debra Hill is the 73rd most popular producer (down from 56th in 2019), the 8,334th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,908th in 2019) and the 39th most popular American Producer.

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  • 45.78

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  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.63

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  • 3.19

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Debra Hills by language

Over the past year Debra Hill has had the most page views in the with 119,930 views, followed by German (9,281), and Spanish (7,365). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Serbo-Croatian (33.80%), Russian (0.00%), and Czech (−0.27%)


Among producers, Debra Hill ranks 73 out of 140Before her are Álex Pina, Barbara Broccoli, Artur Brauner, Jerry Weintraub, Gerald R. Molen, and Leon Schlesinger. After her are Paul A. Rothchild, Lawrence Bender, Rick Berman, Sam Zimbalist, Lorenzo di Bonaventura, and Matt Stone.

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Among people born in 1950, Debra Hill ranks 461Before her are Teddy Pendergrass, Aloma Wright, Anders Linderoth, Evgeny Sveshnikov, Richard Norton, and Robert Brandom. After her are Marc Millecamps, Takao Kawaguchi, Erich Kühnhackl, Tim Keller, Howard Ashman, and Molly Cheek. Among people deceased in 2005, Debra Hill ranks 284Before her are Viktor Kapitonov, Carl Amery, Maria Vierdag, Renée Faure, Tetsuo Hamuro, and José Azcona del Hoyo. After her are Spencer Dryden, Mario Luzi, Matthew McGrory, Ariel Nogueira, Hubert Curien, and Ruth Hussey.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Debra Hill ranks 8,334 out of 20,380Before her are William T. Anderson (1839), William H. Welch (1850), Robert Brandom (1950), Henry J. Kaiser (1882), Sidney Blackmer (1895), and Richard Mulligan (1932). After her are Ray Allen (1975), Frankie Lymon (1942), Hugh Latimer Dryden (1898), Barbara Ehrenreich (1941), Tom M. Apostol (1923), and MrBeast (1998).

Among PRODUCERS In United States

Among producers born in United States, Debra Hill ranks 39Before her are Charles Roven (1949), Lawrence Gordon (1936), Barbara Broccoli (1960), Jerry Weintraub (1937), Gerald R. Molen (1935), and Leon Schlesinger (1884). After her are Paul A. Rothchild (1935), Lawrence Bender (1957), Rick Berman (1945), Lorenzo di Bonaventura (1957), Matt Stone (1971), and Jon Landau (1960).