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Henry King

1886 - 1982

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Henry King (January 24, 1886 – June 29, 1982) was an American actor and film director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henry King has received more than 16,780 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia. Henry King is the 299th most popular film director (down from 250th in 2019), the 1,997th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,647th in 2019) and the 86th most popular American Film Director.

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  • 57.30

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  • 32

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  • 6.18

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  • 2.85

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among film directors, Henry King ranks 299 out of 1,581Before him are Béla Tarr, M. Night Shyamalan, Leos Carax, Carol Reed, Ermanno Olmi, and Tsui Hark. After him are John Landis, Jim Henson, Gaspar Noé, King Vidor, Ishirō Honda, and Philippe de Broca.

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Among people born in 1886, Henry King ranks 67Before him are Werner Kempf, Frank Lloyd, Edward Bach, Georg Stumme, Frank Nitti, and Frederic Bartlett. After him are Gyula Gömbös, Joe Masseria, Leo Geyr von Schweppenburg, Prince Sixtus of Bourbon-Parma, Victor McLaglen, and Hugh Lofting. Among people deceased in 1982, Henry King ranks 69Before him are Jack Swigert, Marty Feldman, Pierre Balmain, Bess Truman, Vic Morrow, and Pierre Mendès France. After him are King Vidor, Tadj ol-Molouk, Elis Regina, Adolf Heusinger, Roberto Calvi, and Pavel Alexandrov.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Henry King ranks 1,997 out of 18,182Before him are Alan Bean (1932), Tom Hulce (1953), David Crosby (1941), Phil Ochs (1940), Robert Ryan (1909), and George Kelly (1905). After him are Aileen Wuornos (1956), Martin Kove (1946), Margaret Bourke-White (1904), Harlow Shapley (1885), George Lakoff (1941), and John Landis (1950).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Henry King ranks 86Before him are Steven Soderbergh (1963), Roger Corman (1926), Darren Aronofsky (1969), Michael Bay (1965), Garry Marshall (1934), and Richard Brooks (1912). After him are John Landis (1950), Jim Henson (1936), King Vidor (1894), Frank Borzage (1894), John Frankenheimer (1930), and Walter Lantz (1899).