Joseph Pevney

1911 - 2008

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Joseph Pevney (September 15, 1911 – May 18, 2008) was an American film and television director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Pevney has received more than 137,029 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Joseph Pevney is the 1,456th most popular film director (down from 1,452nd in 2019), the 10,308th most popular biography from United States (up from 10,876th in 2019) and the 390th most popular American Film Director.

Memorability Metrics

  • 140k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 43.23

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.37

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.58

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Joseph Pevneys by language

Over the past year Joseph Pevney has had the most page views in the with 17,114 views, followed by Italian (1,722), and French (1,540). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Afrikaans (125.63%), Egyptian Arabic (107.63%), and Korean (32.08%)


Among film directors, Joseph Pevney ranks 1,456 out of 2,041Before him are Alexander Drankov, Montxo Armendáriz, Alexandre Aja, Rowland V. Lee, Val Guest, and Johannes Schaaf. After him are Mary Lambert, Rodrigo Prieto, Edward Sedgwick, Jorge Fons, Christoph Schlingensief, and Hwang Dong-hyuk.

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Among people born in 1911, Joseph Pevney ranks 366Before him are Helmut Berthold, Norman Malcolm, Michael Hordern, Johan van Hulst, Héctor Freschi, and Val Guest. After him are Rudolf Kotormány, Kristina Brenk, Eric Williams, Helmut Braselmann, Alfons Dorfner, and Donald Piper. Among people deceased in 2008, Joseph Pevney ranks 339Before him are Françoise Demulder, Viktor Kuzkin, Eddy Arnold, Sigitas Geda, Sam Bottoms, and Nirmala Deshpande. After him are Chicão, Thomas M. Disch, Andrzej Badeński, Jimmy Carl Black, Manorama, and Bjørn Paulson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Joseph Pevney ranks 10,308 out of 20,380Before him are Leatrice Joy (1893), Jenny Slate (1982), Adina Porter (1971), Luther Adler (1903), Zach Roerig (1985), and Robert B. Sherman (1925). After him are George McGinnis (1950), George M. Whitesides (1939), Mark Murphy (1932), Mary Lambert (1951), Julia Alvarez (1950), and Jenna Presley (1987).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Joseph Pevney ranks 390Before him are Howard Zieff (1927), Dan Gilroy (1959), Lisa Cholodenko (1964), Raja Gosnell (1958), Vincent Sherman (1906), and Rowland V. Lee (1891). After him are Mary Lambert (1951), Edward Sedgwick (1889), Charles Band (1951), Joseph Kosinski (1974), Brian Helgeland (1961), and Bill Plympton (1946).