Jacques Tati

1907 - 1982

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Jacques Tati (French: [tati]; born Jacques Tatischeff, pronounced [tatiʃɛf]; 9 October 1907 – 5 November 1982) was a French mime, film-maker, actor and screenwriter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jacques Tati has received more than 1,012,112 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Jacques Tati is the 49th most popular film director (down from 45th in 2019), the 439th most popular biography from France (down from 419th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Film Director.

Jacques Tati is most famous for his comedic film "Monsieur Hulot's Holiday."

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Among film directors, Jacques Tati ranks 49 out of 1,581Before him are James Cameron, Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Tim Burton, Lars von Trier, Éric Rohmer, and Abbas Kiarostami. After him are Emir Kusturica, Takeshi Kitano, William Wyler, Brian De Palma, Sydney Pollack, and Roger Vadim.

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Among people born in 1907, Jacques Tati ranks 15Before him are Hergé, Laurence Olivier, Rachel Carson, Alberto Moravia, Yakov Dzhugashvili, and Baldur von Schirach. After him are Yang Shangkun, J. Hans D. Jensen, Lin Biao, John Bowlby, Robert A. Heinlein, and Frank Whittle. Among people deceased in 1982, Jacques Tati ranks 17Before him are Philip K. Dick, Hans-Ulrich Rudel, Anna Freud, Erving Goffman, Vasily Chuikov, and Rainer Werner Fassbinder. After him are Glenn Gould, Khalid of Saudi Arabia, Barack Obama Sr., Louis Aragon, Gala Dalí, and Karl von Frisch.

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Among people born in France, Jacques Tati ranks 439 out of 6,011Before him are Francis Poulenc (1899), Louis, Grand Condé (1621), Brigitte Macron (1953), Pierre Teilhard de Chardin (1881), Marquis de Condorcet (1743), and Louis Joseph, Dauphin of France (1781). After him are Louis III of France (863), Marie Louise d’Orléans (1662), Jean Fouquet (1420), Napoléon Louis Bonaparte (1804), Carloman I (751), and Gaspard II de Coligny (1519).


Among film directors born in France, Jacques Tati ranks 6Before him are Roman Polanski (1933), Jean-Luc Godard (1930), François Truffaut (1932), Georges Méliès (1861), and Éric Rohmer (1920). After him are William Wyler (1902), Roger Vadim (1928), Claude Chabrol (1930), Luc Besson (1959), Jean-Jacques Annaud (1943), and Robert Bresson (1901).