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Nikos Koundouros

1926 - 2017

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Nikos Koundouros (Greek: Νίκος Κούνδουρος; 15 December 1926 – 22 February 2017) was a Greek film director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikos Koundouros has received more than 67,218 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Nikos Koundouros is the 1,085th most popular film director (down from 1,053rd in 2019), the 729th most popular biography from Greece (down from 687th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Greek Film Director.

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Among film directors, Nikos Koundouros ranks 1,085 out of 1,581Before him are Ted Wilde, Jia Zhangke, Gilles Grangier, Josef von Báky, Tom Hooper, and Steve Barron. After him are Jiří Weiss, Julius J. Epstein, Hany Abu-Assad, Pete Docter, Walter Lassally, and Oleg Sentsov.

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Among people born in 1926, Nikos Koundouros ranks 337Before him are Heikki Hasu, Clifford Husbands, José Manuel Caballero, Fred Ramdat Misier, William Wakefield Baum, and José Manuel Estepa Llaurens. After him are Miguel León-Portilla, Annie Palmen, Walter Lassally, Giovanni Viola, Charlotte Rae, and Pino Dordoni. Among people deceased in 2017, Nikos Koundouros ranks 370Before him are Ueli Steck, John Nicholson, Ferry Graf, June Foray, Howard Hodgkin, and Heather Menzies. After him are Ezio Pascutti, Sandra Reemer, Walter Lassally, Hiromi Tsuru, Marina Ratner, and Andrey Zaliznyak.

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Among people born in Greece, Nikos Koundouros ranks 729 out of 936Before him are Sokratis Papastathopoulos (1988), Anastasios Metaxas (1862), Epameinondas Deligeorgis (1829), Georgios Roubanis (1929), Alki Zei (1925), and Nikolaos Kalogeropoulos (1851). After him are Panagiotis Pavlidis (1900), Ioannis Persakis (1877), Georgios Athanasiadis-Novas (1893), Alexandros Chalkokondylis (1880), Georgios Koletis (1801), and Stefanos Stefanopoulos (1898).


Among film directors born in Greece, Nikos Koundouros ranks 4Before him are Theo Angelopoulos (1935), Costa-Gavras (1933), and Yorgos Lanthimos (1973). After him are Şerif Gören (1944), Athina Rachel Tsangari (1966), and Phedon Papamichael (1962).