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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 forty-five 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 1,846,915 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Jack L. Warner is the 311th most popular film director (up from 347th in 2019), the 87th most popular biography from Canada (up from 88th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Canadian Film Director.

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Among film directors, Jack L. Warner ranks 311 out of 1,581Before him are Philippe de Broca, Mikio Naruse, Thomas Vinterberg, Frank Borzage, Satoshi Kon, and Sergiu Nicolaescu. After him are Giuseppe De Santis, John Frankenheimer, Walter Lantz, Sam Mendes, Sven Nykvist, and Paolo Sorrentino.

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Among people born in 1892, Jack L. Warner ranks 82Before him are César Vallejo, Mirsaid Sultan-Galiev, Thomas Mitchell, Reinhold Niebuhr, Basil Rathbone, and Mikhail Gurevich. After him are Walther Nehring, Rashid Ali al-Gaylani, Agnes Smedley, Paul Abraham, Nikolai Polikarpov, and Stanisław Sosabowski. Among people deceased in 1978, Jack L. Warner ranks 60Before him are Prince Nicholas of Romania, Herbert Kappler, Prince Roman Petrovich of Russia, Hubert Humphrey, Henry Corbin, and Tetsu Katayama. After him are Philibert Tsiranana, Jean Améry, Fernando Peyroteo, Sisavang Vatthana, Guo Moruo, and Pablo Dorado.

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Among people born in Canada, Jack L. Warner ranks 87 out of 1,350Before him are Victor Garber (1949), Reginald Fessenden (1866), Simon Newcomb (1835), Marie-Louise Meilleur (1880), Michael Ironside (1950), and Justin Bieber (1994). After him are Graham Greene (1952), Rudolph A. Marcus (1923), Brian Tracy (1944), Norma Shearer (1902), Lester B. Pearson (1897), and Rocky Johnson (1944).


Among film directors born in Canada, Jack L. Warner ranks 5Before him are James Cameron (1954), David Cronenberg (1943), Denis Villeneuve (1967), and Edward Dmytryk (1908). After him are Norman Jewison (1926), Denys Arcand (1941), Arthur Hiller (1923), Roger Spottiswoode (1945), Jean-Marc Vallée (1963), Ted Kotcheff (1931), and Paul Haggis (1953).