Luigi Comencini

1916 - 2007

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Luigi Comencini (Italian pronunciation: [luˈiːdʒi komenˈtʃiːni]; 8 June 1916 – 6 April 2007) was an Italian film director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luigi Comencini has received more than 74,075 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Luigi Comencini is the 361st most popular film director, the 1,838th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,837th in 2019) and the 33rd most popular Italian Film Director.

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Among film directors, Luigi Comencini ranks 361 out of 1,580Before him are Paolo Sorrentino, J. Lee Thompson, Peter Yates, Louis Delluc, Chantal Akerman, and Martin Campbell. After him are Roland Joffé, Mamoru Oshii, Adolph Zukor, Jacques Tourneur, Edward Zwick, and Chen Kaige.

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Among people born in 1916, Luigi Comencini ranks 81Before him are James B. Donovan, Ernst Wilimowski, Sterling Hayden, Elisabeth Noelle-Neumann, James Herriot, and Yekaterina Budanova. After him are Julio César Turbay Ayala, José Manuel Moreno, Pierre Messmer, Hamani Diori, Hilary Koprowski, and Ruth Handler. Among people deceased in 2007, Luigi Comencini ranks 92Before him are Paul Cohen, Ian Stevenson, Delbert Mann, Bernd Freytag von Loringhoven, Steve Fossett, and Nobuo Matsunaga. After him are Denny Doherty, Lee Hazlewood, Vilma Espín, Gianfranco Ferré, Julien Gracq, and Maurice Papon.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Luigi Comencini ranks 1,838 out of 4,088Before him are Carmine Crocco (1830), Mario Corso (1941), Vespasiano I Gonzaga (1531), William of Modena (1184), Nedo Nadi (1894), and Vincenzo Lancia (1881). After him are Alfonso IV d'Este, Duke of Modena (1634), Ottavio Bottecchia (1894), Tarcisio Burgnich (1939), Leonardo De Lorenzo (1875), Beniamino Stella (1941), and Luigi Musso (1924).


Among film directors born in Italy, Luigi Comencini ranks 33Before him are Marco Bellocchio (1939), Nanni Moretti (1953), Ruggero Deodato (1939), Giuseppe De Santis (1917), Ermanno Olmi (1931), and Paolo Sorrentino (1970). After him are Valerio Zurlini (1926), Alberto Lattuada (1914), Umberto Lenzi (1931), George P. Cosmatos (1941), Elio Petri (1929), and Alessandro Blasetti (1900).