Jules Dassin

1911 - 2008

Jules Dassin

Julius "Jules" Dassin (December 18, 1911 – March 31, 2008) was an American film director, producer, writer and actor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jules Dassin has received more than 375,902 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 97th most popular film director.

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  • 380k

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  • 63.47

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.71

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.58

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Jules Dassin ranks 98 out of 1,305Before him are David Lean, Jim Jarmusch, Fred Zinnemann, Alan Parker, Victor Fleming, and Terrence Malick. After him are John Carpenter, René Clair, Wolfgang Petersen, Tony Scott, Kenji Mizoguchi, and Louis Malle.

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Among people born in 1911, Jules Dassin ranks 31Before him are Maurice Allais, Joseph Barbera, Wilhelm Mohnke, Max Frisch, L. Ron Hubbard, and William Alfred Fowler. After him are Ginger Rogers, William Howard Stein, Odysseas Elytis, J. L. Austin, Jean Harlow, and Bernard Katz. Among people deceased in 2008, Jules Dassin ranks 22Before him are Sydney Pollack, Miriam Makeba, Richard Widmark, Alain Robbe-Grillet, Willis Lamb, and Richard Wright. After him are Roy Scheider, Michael Crichton, Heath Ledger, Yma Sumac, Edward Norton Lorenz, and Jacques Piccard.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jules Dassin ranks 658 out of 12,171Before him are Irving Fisher (1867), Asaph Hall (1829), Carrie Fisher (1956), Terrence Malick (1943), Thorstein Veblen (1857), and Neal Cassady (1926). After him are John Jacob Astor IV (1864), F. Murray Abraham (1939), Marshall Warren Nirenberg (1927), Benjamin Guggenheim (1865), Linda Lovelace (1949), and W. Edwards Deming (1900).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Jules Dassin ranks 25Before him are Stephen Hillenburg (1961), Ed Wood (1924), Robert Altman (1925), Jim Jarmusch (1953), Victor Fleming (1889), and Terrence Malick (1943). After him are John Carpenter (1948), Sam Peckinpah (1925), John Huston (1906), Wes Craven (1939), Michael Cimino (1939), and Mel Brooks (1926).

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