Jacques Feyder

1885 - 1948

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Jacques Feyder (French: [fɛ.dɛʁ]; 21 July 1885 – 24 May 1948) was a Belgian actor, screenwriter and film director who worked principally in France, but also in the US, Britain and Germany. He was a director of silent films during the 1920s, and in the 1930s he became associated with the style of poetic realism in French cinema. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jacques Feyder has received more than 50,824 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Jacques Feyder is the 1,280th most popular actor (down from 957th in 2019), the 233rd most popular biography from Belgium (down from 194th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Belgian Actor.

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Among actors, Jacques Feyder ranks 1,280 out of 10,030Before him are Teri Hatcher, Jessica Biel, Jeff Daniels, Edwige Fenech, Volodymyr Zelensky, and Lea Thompson. After him are James Franco, Martha Scott, Dita Parlo, Akiko Wakabayashi, James Whitmore, and Kiti Mánver.

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Among people born in 1885, Jacques Feyder ranks 78Before him are Agustín Barrios, Soemu Toyoda, Seishirō Itagaki, Princess Victoria Adelaide of Schleswig-Holstein, Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz, and Frank Knight. After him are Theodor Kaluza, Constantin Sănătescu, Władysław Raczkiewicz, St John Philby, Milan Vidmar, and Lev Rudnev. Among people deceased in 1948, Jacques Feyder ranks 63Before him are Archduke Wilhelm of Austria, Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari, Béla Miklós, Seishirō Itagaki, Mitsumasa Yonai, and Wilhelm Ritter von Thoma. After him are Jorge Eliécer Gaitán, Manuel Ponce, Solomon Mikhoels, Princess Henriette of Belgium, Radola Gajda, and Sabahattin Ali.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Jacques Feyder ranks 233 out of 899Before him are Rik Van Steenbergen (1924), James Weddell (1787), Antoine Wiertz (1806), Jacob van Artevelde (1290), Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq (1522), and Firmin Lambot (1886). After him are John of Ruusbroec (1293), Chantal Akerman (1950), Eugène Joseph Delporte (1882), Jean Bolland (1596), Herri met de Bles (1480), and David Teniers the Elder (1582).

Among ACTORS In Belgium

Among actors born in Belgium, Jacques Feyder ranks 4Before him are Audrey Hepburn (1929), Jean-Claude Van Damme (1960), and Patrick Bauchau (1938). After him are Johnny Galecki (1975), Cécile de France (1975), Annie Cordy (1928), Yolande Moreau (1953), Benoît Poelvoorde (1964), Matthias Schoenaerts (1977), Jan Decleir (1946), and Virginie Efira (1977).

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