Iwao Takamoto

1925 - 2007

Iwao Takamoto

Iwao Takamoto (April 29, 1925 – January 8, 2007) was an American animator, television producer, and film director. He began his career as a production and character designer for Walt Disney Animation Studios films such as Cinderella (1950), Lady and the Tramp (1955), and Sleeping Beauty (1959). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Iwao Takamoto has received more than 222,822 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 782nd most popular film director.

Memorability Metrics

  • 220k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 45.59

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.18

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Iwao Takamoto ranks 783 out of 1,305Before him are Revaz Chkheidze, Sergei Bodrov, Bob Gale, Michel Boisrond, Jean Grémillon, and Gorō Miyazaki. After him are Caleb Deschanel, George Sidney, Mark Donskoy, Mario Camus, Freddie Francis, and Friðrik Þór Friðriksson.

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Among people born in 1925, Iwao Takamoto ranks 263Before him are José Beyaert, David Warren, Harry Guardino, Irina Arkhipova, Jeanne Crain, and Pasieguito. After him are Charles Mackerras, Art Buchwald, Charlie Byrd, Benito Lorenzi, Maria Tallchief, and Arlene Dahl. Among people deceased in 2007, Iwao Takamoto ranks 212Before him are Antonio Puerta, Julius Wess, Anita Roddick, Walter Kempowski, Frankie Laine, and Floyd Westerman. After him are Ken McGregor, Madeleine L'Engle, Milan Jelić, Art Buchwald, Freddie Francis, and Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr..

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Iwao Takamoto ranks 5,276 out of 12,171Before him are Dinah Shore (1916), Phyllis Diller (1917), Susanna Thompson (1958), Marsha Mason (1942), Linda Cardellini (1975), and Greg Bear (1951). After him are Roger Sherman (1721), Donny Hathaway (1945), Caleb Deschanel (1944), Anne Revere (1903), Lucius Shepard (1943), and James L. Elliot (1943).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Iwao Takamoto ranks 191Before him are Eli Roth (1972), Budd Boetticher (1916), James Gunn (1966), Gordon Parks (1912), Preston Sturges (1898), and Bob Gale (1951). After him are Caleb Deschanel (1944), George Sidney (1916), Alexander Payne (1961), Herschell Gordon Lewis (1926), Chris Wedge (1957), and Irwin Allen (1916).

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