Federico Fellini

1920 - 1993

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Federico Fellini, (Italian: [fedeˈriːko felˈliːni]; 20 January 1920 – 31 October 1993) was an Italian film director and screenwriter known for his distinctive style, which blends fantasy and baroque images with earthiness. He is recognized as one of the greatest and most influential filmmakers of all time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Federico Fellini has received more than 2,925,549 page views. His biography is available in 112 different languages on Wikipedia. Federico Fellini is the 9th most popular film director (down from 5th in 2019), the 75th most popular biography from Italy (down from 61st in 2019) and the most popular Italian Film Director.

Federico Fellini is most famous for his films, such as La Dolce Vita, 8 1/2, and Amarcord.

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Among film directors, Federico Fellini ranks 9 out of 1,580Before him are Martin Scorsese, Stanley Kubrick, Hayao Miyazaki, Akira Kurosawa, Roman Polanski, and Ingmar Bergman. After him are Woody Allen, Sergei Eisenstein, Sergio Leone, Francis Ford Coppola, Andrei Tarkovsky, and Pier Paolo Pasolini.

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Among people born in 1920, Federico Fellini ranks 3Before him are Pope John Paul II and Isaac Asimov. After him are Yul Brynner, Charles Bukowski, Ray Bradbury, Javier Pérez de Cuéllar, Toshiro Mifune, Rosalind Franklin, Mario Puzo, Farouk of Egypt, and Paul Celan. Among people deceased in 1993, Federico Fellini ranks 3Before him are Pablo Escobar and Audrey Hepburn. After him are Rudolf Nureyev, Frank Zappa, William Golding, Erich Hartmann, Baudouin of Belgium, James Hunt, Turgut Özal, Ferruccio Lamborghini, and Infante Juan, Count of Barcelona.

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Among people born in Italy, Federico Fellini ranks 75 out of 4,088Before him are Brutus the Younger (-85), Pope Julius II (1443), Giorgio Vasari (1511), Ötzi (-3345), Lucrezia Borgia (1480), and Pope Pius XI (1857). After him are Giuseppe Arcimboldo (1526), Titus (41), Filippo Brunelleschi (1377), Pope Pius IX (1792), Sophia Loren (1934), and Pope Gregory XIII (1502).


Among film directors born in Italy, Federico Fellini ranks 1After him are Sergio Leone (1929), Pier Paolo Pasolini (1922), Luchino Visconti (1906), Bernardo Bertolucci (1941), Michelangelo Antonioni (1912), Roberto Rossellini (1906), Vittorio De Sica (1901), Tinto Brass (1933), Franco Zeffirelli (1923), Frank Capra (1897), and Dario Argento (1940).