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Martin Scorsese

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Martin Charles Scorsese ( skor-SESS-ee, Italian: [skorˈseːze, -eːse]; born November 17, 1942) is an American film director, producer, screenwriter and actor. He is the recipient of many major accolades, including an Academy Award, a Grammy Award, three Emmy Awards, four British Academy Film Awards, two Directors Guild of America Awards, an AFI Life Achievement Award and the Kennedy Center Honor in 2007. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Martin Scorsese has received more than 19,399,464 page views. His biography is available in 86 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 85 in 2019). Martin Scorsese is the 3rd most popular film director, the 30th most popular biography from United States (down from 25th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular American Film Director.

Martin Scorsese is most famous for his movies like Taxi Driver, Raging Bull, Goodfellas, and The Wolf of Wall Street.

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  • 19M

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  • 81.56

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 86

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 13.58

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  • 2.79

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among film directors, Martin Scorsese ranks 3 out of 1,581Before him are Steven Spielberg and Alfred Hitchcock. After him are Akira Kurosawa, Federico Fellini, Stanley Kubrick, Ingmar Bergman, Hayao Miyazaki, Woody Allen, Ridley Scott, Sergei Eisenstein, and Roman Polanski.

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Among people born in 1942, Martin Scorsese ranks 6Before him are Muhammad Ali, Stephen Hawking, Muammar Gaddafi, Joe Biden, and Aretha Franklin. After him are Amitabh Bachchan, Hu Jintao, Jimi Hendrix, Ratko Mladić, Eusébio, and Harrison Ford.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Martin Scorsese ranks 30 out of 18,182Before him are Michael Jackson (1958), Ernest Hemingway (1899), Joe Biden (1942), George Washington (1732), Walt Disney (1901), and Aretha Franklin (1942). After him are Al Pacino (1940), Pocahontas (1595), Mark Twain (1835), Cher (1946), Henry Ford (1863), and Howard Hughes (1905).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Martin Scorsese ranks 2Before him are Steven Spielberg (1946). After him are Stanley Kubrick (1928), Woody Allen (1935), Francis Ford Coppola (1939), David Lynch (1946), George Lucas (1944), Quentin Tarantino (1963), John Ford (1894), Tim Burton (1958), Brian De Palma (1940), and Sydney Pollack (1934).