Robert Stevenson

1905 - 1986

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Robert Edward Stevenson (31 March 1905 – 30 April 1986) was an English film screenwriter, director and actor. After directing a number of British films, including King Solomon's Mines (1937), he was contracted by David O. Selznick and moved to Hollywood, but was loaned to other studios, directing Jane Eyre (1943). He directed 19 films for The Walt Disney Company in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Stevenson has received more than 19,677 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Robert Stevenson is the 514th most popular film director (down from 422nd in 2019), the 1,946th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,662nd in 2019) and the 39th most popular British Film Director.

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Among film directors, Robert Stevenson ranks 514 out of 1,580Before him are Václav Vorlíček, Jim Sheridan, Kenneth Anger, François Ozon, Peter Stein, and King Hu. After him are Im Kwon-taek, Emile Ardolino, Norman McLaren, John Glen, Don Bluth, and Ferdinand Zecca.

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Among people born in 1905, Robert Stevenson ranks 128Before him are Aldo Fabrizi, Henry Koster, Bruno Rossi, Nihal Atsız, Robert Donat, and Harold Arlen. After him are Wanda Wasilewska, Hilde Holger, Hans Freudenthal, Jan Gies, Pierre Brasseur, and Savitri Devi. Among people deceased in 1986, Robert Stevenson ranks 106Before him are Judith Resnik, Princess Anne of Orléans, Elisabeth Bergner, Ivan Papanin, Artur London, and Harold Arlen. After him are Vitaly Abalakov, Géza von Radványi, Oscar Zariski, V. C. Andrews, Gregory Jarvis, and Sandro Puppo.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Robert Stevenson ranks 1,946 out of 6,924Before him are Matthew Paris (1200), John A. Macdonald (1815), David A. Stewart (1952), William Bayliss (1860), Richard Wilson (1714), and John Canton (1718). After him are Prince Frederick, Duke of York and Albany (1763), F. H. Bradley (1846), Randolph Churchill (1911), Andy Fletcher (1961), Winston Graham (1908), and Eleanor, Fair Maid of Brittany (1182).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United Kingdom

Among film directors born in United Kingdom, Robert Stevenson ranks 39Before him are Paul W. S. Anderson (1965), David Yates (1963), Nicolas Roeg (1928), Michael Powell (1905), Jack Clayton (1921), and Anthony Asquith (1902). After him are Norman McLaren (1914), John Glen (1932), Michael Apted (1941), Derek Jarman (1942), Lewis Gilbert (1920), and J. Stuart Blackton (1875).