Richard Lester

1932 - Today

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Richard Lester Liebman (born January 19, 1932), commonly referred to as Dick Lester, is a retired American film director based in the United Kingdom. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Lester has received more than 565,417 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Richard Lester is the 477th most popular film director (down from 472nd in 2019), the 3,066th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,021st in 2019) and the 129th most popular American Film Director.

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    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among film directors, Richard Lester ranks 477 out of 1,580. Before him are Nick Castle, Takashi Miike, Jack Clayton, Hal Ashby, Nadine Trintignant, and Glauber Rocha. After him are Elio Petri, Tony Gatlif, Sergei Yutkevich, Yves Allégret, Paweł Pawlikowski, and Anthony Asquith.

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Among people born in 1932, Richard Lester ranks 163Before him are Dudley R. Herschbach, József Antall, Hassan Al-Turabi, Alvin Plantinga, Boris Shakhlin, and Michael H. Hart. After him are Robert Anton Wilson, Carlos Borges, Jean-Pierre Marielle, Miloslav Vlk, Pál Csernai, and Richard Herd.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Richard Lester ranks 3,066 out of 15,968. Before him are Douglas Hofstadter (1945), Budd Schulberg (1914), Frank Wilczek (1951), Matt Cameron (1962), Sam Francis (1923), and Lorraine Bracco (1954). After him are Dan Gurney (1931), Don Henley (1947), Jerry Sloan (1942), Lana Del Rey (1985), William E. Moerner (1953), and Sun Ra (1914).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Richard Lester ranks 129Before him are Delmer Daves (1904), Robert Mulligan (1925), Martin Ritt (1914), Zack Snyder (1966), Nick Castle (1947), and Hal Ashby (1929). After him are Norman Taurog (1899), Stuart Gordon (1947), Larry Clark (1943), Abel Ferrara (1951), Kenneth Anger (1927), and Emile Ardolino (1943).