Jack L. Warner

1892 - 1978

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Jack Leonard Warner (born Jacob Warner; August 2, 1892 – September 9, 1978) was a Canadian-American film executive who was the president and driving force behind the Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank, California. Warner's career spanned some 45 years, its duration surpassing that of any other of the seminal Hollywood studio moguls.As co-head of production at Warner Bros. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jack L. Warner has received more than 1,367,719 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Jack L. Warner is the 347th most popular film director (down from 314th in 2019), the 88th most popular biography from Canada (up from 90th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Canadian Film Director.

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Among film directors, Jack L. Warner ranks 347 out of 1,580Before him are Delbert Mann, Lotte Reiniger, Gaspar Noé, Claude Sautet, Maya Deren, and Ermanno Olmi. After him are Emilio Fernández, Veit Harlan, Francis Veber, Ub Iwerks, John Guillermin, and Samuel Fuller.

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Among people born in 1892, Jack L. Warner ranks 92Before him are Rashid Ali al-Gaylani, Stanisław Sosabowski, Nikolai Polikarpov, Djuna Barnes, Ludwig Crüwell, and Agnes Smedley. After him are Mirsaid Sultan-Galiev, Helmuth Plessner, Konstantin Paustovsky, George Mountbatten, 2nd Marquess of Milford Haven, Basil Rathbone, and Richard Aldington. Among people deceased in 1978, Jack L. Warner ranks 65Before him are Misao Tamai, Pablo Dorado, Hubert Humphrey, Lilya Brik, Gaston Julia, and Jean Améry. After him are Joe Davis, Philibert Tsiranana, Prince Nicholas of Romania, José Manuel Moreno, Prince Roman Petrovich of Russia, and Max Mallowan.

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Among people born in Canada, Jack L. Warner ranks 88 out of 1,130Before him are Maurice Richard (1921), Jacques Villeneuve (1971), Brian Tracy (1944), Ian Stevenson (1918), Joe Weider (1919), and Norma Shearer (1902). After him are Gerald Bull (1928), James Doohan (1920), Wayne Gretzky (1961), Simon Newcomb (1835), Eric McCormack (1963), and Denny Doherty (1940).


Among film directors born in Canada, Jack L. Warner ranks 5Before him are James Cameron (1954), David Cronenberg (1943), Edward Dmytryk (1908), and Norman Jewison (1926). After him are Denys Arcand (1941), Denis Villeneuve (1967), Ted Kotcheff (1931), Arthur Hiller (1923), Mark Robson (1913), Paul Haggis (1953), and Roger Spottiswoode (1945).