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Ramanand Sagar

1917 - 2005

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He is best known for his contribution in the mythological serials Ramayan and Krishna, which broke several viewership records globally. Ramanand Sagar (born Chandramauli Chopra; 29 December 1917 – 12 December 2005) was an Indian director, producer, and writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ramanand Sagar has received more than 1,886,318 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Ramanand Sagar is the 1,301st most popular film director, the 85th most popular biography from Pakistan and the 4th most popular Pakistani Film Director.

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Among film directors, Ramanand Sagar ranks 1,301 out of 1,581Before him are Gene Saks, Kurt Wimmer, James Wong Howe, Jack Sholder, Michael Ritchie, and Roger Avary. After him are Ken Burns, Carlos Saldanha, Samuel Maoz, Peter Chan, István Gaál, and Gavin Hood.

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Among people born in 1917, Ramanand Sagar ranks 278Before him are Jerry Wexler, Sidney Nolan, Brenda Joyce, Steve Cochran, Jovdat Hajiyev, and Charles Sibley. After him are Tetsuo Hamuro, David Hampshire, Merle Travis, Mikhail Anikushin, Ottorino Volonterio, and Lou Harrison. Among people deceased in 2005, Ramanand Sagar ranks 286Before him are Richard Doll, Arnold Denker, Hubert Curien, Wendie Jo Sperber, Robert Creeley, and Gaylord Nelson. After him are Tetsuo Hamuro, Sheree North, Percy Heath, Lee Eun-ju, Jesús Iglesias, and Kalevi Hämäläinen.

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In Pakistan

Among people born in Pakistan, Ramanand Sagar ranks 85 out of 180Before him are Shahid Khan (1950), Noor Jehan (1926), Balraj Sahni (1913), Zafarullah Khan Jamali (1944), Shekhar Kapur (1945), and Khushwant Singh (1915). After him are Muhammad Zafarullah Khan (1893), Mir Hazar Khan Khoso (1929), Mulk Raj Anand (1905), Riaz Ahmed Gohar Shahi (1941), Bade Ghulam Ali Khan (1902), and Sadhana Shivdasani (1941).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In Pakistan

Among film directors born in Pakistan, Ramanand Sagar ranks 4Before him are Yash Chopra (1932), Gulzar (1934), and Shekhar Kapur (1945). After him are Chetan Anand (1915), Ramesh Sippy (1947), and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy (1978).