John Schlesinger

1926 - 2003

John Schlesinger

John Richard Schlesinger (; 16 February 1926 – 25 July 2003) was an English film and stage director, and actor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Schlesinger has received more than 571,861 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 224th most popular film director.

Memorability Metrics

  • 570k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.66

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 39

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.19

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, John Schlesinger ranks 225 out of 1,305Before him are Dušan Makavejev, Robert Siodmak, Theo van Gogh, Tex Avery, Arthur Penn, and Gus Van Sant. After him are Mauritz Stiller, Ermanno Olmi, Youssef Chahine, Masaki Kobayashi, Roger Corman, and Thea von Harbou.

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Among people born in 1926, John Schlesinger ranks 94Before him are Carmen Franco, 1st Duchess of Franco, Sergio Corbucci, Ta Mok, Joachim Fest, Siegfried Lenz, and Maria Teresa de Filippis. After him are Youssef Chahine, György Kurtág, Roger Corman, Michel Butor, David H. Hubel, and Hans Werner Henze. Among people deceased in 2003, John Schlesinger ranks 49Before him are Manuel Vázquez Montalbán, Leslie Cheung, Mario Beccaria, Nǃxau ǂToma, Annemarie Schimmel, and Lee Yoo-hyung. After him are Bob Hope, Valentin Pavlov, Denis Thatcher, Roberto Bolaño, André Claveau, and Rasul Gamzatov.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Schlesinger ranks 995 out of 5,347Before him are Daniel Burley Woolfall (1852), Charles Spearman (1863), Neil Gaiman (1960), Orlando Bloom (1977), Philip Pullman (1946), and Mungo Park (1771). After him are Evelyn Waugh (1903), John McLaughlin (1942), Ruth Rendell (1930), Winifred Wagner (1897), Katharine, Duchess of Kent (1933), and Æthelberht, King of Wessex (836).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United Kingdom

Among film directors born in United Kingdom, John Schlesinger ranks 16Before him are Christopher Nolan (1970), Tony Richardson (1928), Stephen Frears (1941), Danny Boyle (1956), Frank Lloyd (1886), and David Hamilton (1933). After him are Guy Ritchie (1968), John Boorman (1933), Carol Reed (1906), Ken Russell (1927), Mike Newell (1942), and Adrian Lyne (1941).

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