Jerome Robbins

1918 - 1998

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Jerome Robbins (October 11, 1918 – July 29, 1998) was an American choreographer, director, dancer, and theater producer who worked in classical ballet, on stage, film, and television. Among his numerous stage productions were On the Town, Peter Pan, High Button Shoes, The King and I, The Pajama Game, Bells Are Ringing, West Side Story, Gypsy, and Fiddler on the Roof. Robbins was a five-time Tony Award-winner and a recipient of the Kennedy Center Honors. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jerome Robbins has received more than 740,988 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Jerome Robbins is the 260th most popular film director (up from 409th in 2019), the 1,727th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,596th in 2019) and the 77th most popular American Film Director.

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Among film directors, Jerome Robbins ranks 260 out of 1,580Before him are Julien Duvivier, Jacques Becker, Bertrand Tavernier, Joe D'Amato, George Roy Hill, and Gabriel Axel. After him are Gillo Pontecorvo, John Frankenheimer, Patrice Chéreau, William Kennedy Dickson, Marco Bellocchio, and Henri Verneuil.

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Among people born in 1918, Jerome Robbins ranks 71Before him are Paul D. Boyer, Jean-Marie Loret, Konstantinos Mitsotakis, Yigal Allon, Gabriel Axel, and Kakuei Tanaka. After him are Kevin A. Lynch, Tāufaʻāhau Tupou IV, B. K. S. Iyengar, João Figueiredo, Philip José Farmer, and Dora Ratjen. Among people deceased in 1998, Jerome Robbins ranks 55Before him are Roddy McDowall, Lloyd Bridges, Ernst-Günther Schenck, Kunitaka Sueoka, Agostino Casaroli, and Maria Reiche. After him are Verner Panton, Haxhi Lleshi, Benjamin Spock, Clara Rockmore, Kenichi Fukui, and Marie-Louise von Franz.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jerome Robbins ranks 1,727 out of 15,968Before him are Tony Shalhoub (1953), George Hamilton (1939), Angie Dickinson (1931), Sarah Wayne Callies (1977), Jim Rogers (1942), and Mary Parker Follett (1868). After him are Eartha Kitt (1927), Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848), Alan Bean (1932), Wes Studi (1947), Thomas J. Sargent (1943), and LeBron James (1984).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Jerome Robbins ranks 77Before him are Robert J. Flaherty (1884), Tex Avery (1908), George Stevens (1904), Saul Bass (1920), Henry King (1886), and George Roy Hill (1921). After him are John Frankenheimer (1930), Jim Henson (1936), Robert Benton (1932), James L. Brooks (1940), William A. Wellman (1896), and Stanley Donen (1924).