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Jesse L. Lasky

1880 - 1958

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Jesse Louis Lasky (September 13, 1880 – January 13, 1958) was an American pioneer motion picture producer who was a key founder of what was to become Paramount Pictures, and father of screenwriter Jesse L. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jesse L. Lasky has received more than 321,648 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Jesse L. Lasky is the 42nd most popular producer (down from 40th in 2019), the 5,340th most popular biography from United States (up from 5,429th in 2019) and the 23rd most popular American Producer.

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Among producers, Jesse L. Lasky ranks 42 out of 89Before him are David Heyman, Saul Zaentz, Walter Legge, Joseph M. Schenck, Harry Saltzman, and Robert Evans. After him are Barbara Broccoli, Álex Pina, Gale Anne Hurd, Richard D. Zanuck, Hal B. Wallis, and Jerry Weintraub.

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Among people born in 1880, Jesse L. Lasky ranks 133Before him are Arthur Dove, Konrad von Preysing, Mikheil Javakhishvili, Lawrence Oates, Margit Kaffka, and Lajos Bíró. After him are Walter Guinness, 1st Baron Moyne, George Van Biesbroeck, Oswald Veblen, Kullervo Manner, Cora Sandel, and Elizabeth Christ Trump. Among people deceased in 1958, Jesse L. Lasky ranks 108Before him are Billy Meredith, Maurice Germot, Bhagwan Das, László Hudec, Artur Rodziński, and Marcel Pilet-Golaz. After him are Vladimir Lossky, Marcel Cachin, Karl Lashley, Robert Lindsay, Haykanoush Danielyan, and Henryk Arctowski.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jesse L. Lasky ranks 5,340 out of 18,182Before him are Robert Motherwell (1915), Tom Noonan (1951), Saunders Mac Lane (1909), James Hansen (1941), Lou Donaldson (1926), and Hoagy Carmichael (1899). After him are Caroline Harrison (1832), Pearl White (1889), Margaret Weis (1948), David Rittenhouse (1732), Manny Ayulo (1921), and Billie Burke (1884).

Among PRODUCERS In United States

Among producers born in United States, Jesse L. Lasky ranks 23Before him are Michael G. Wilson (1942), Kevin Feige (1973), Kathleen Kennedy (1953), Shonda Rhimes (1970), Saul Zaentz (1921), and Robert Evans (1930). After him are Barbara Broccoli (1960), Gale Anne Hurd (1955), Richard D. Zanuck (1934), Hal B. Wallis (1898), Jerry Weintraub (1937), and Mike Todd (1909).