Russ Meyer

1922 - 2004

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Russell Albion Meyer (March 21, 1922 – September 18, 2004) was an American film director, producer, screenwriter, cinematographer, and editor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Russ Meyer has received more than 1,162,434 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Russ Meyer is the 232nd most popular film director (up from 241st in 2019), the 1,529th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,568th in 2019) and the 68th most popular American Film Director.

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Among film directors, Russ Meyer ranks 232 out of 1,580Before him are Roger Corman, Stanley Kramer, Věra Chytilová, Mario Monicelli, Mauritz Stiller, and Richard Fleischer. After him are Liliana Cavani, Cecil B. DeMille, Joseph Losey, Sven Nykvist, Youssef Chahine, and Robert J. Flaherty.

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Among people born in 1922, Russ Meyer ranks 79Before him are Betty White, Oskar Werner, Ken Noritake, Annemarie Schimmel, Mao Anying, and Alistair MacLean. After him are Charles Mingus, Sven Nykvist, Robert W. Holley, Barbara Bel Geddes, Enrico Berlinguer, and Veronica Lake. Among people deceased in 2004, Russ Meyer ranks 51Before him are José López Portillo y Pacheco, Masanori Tokita, Otto Kumm, Matthäus Hetzenauer, Raymond Goethals, and John Vane. After him are Julia Child, Theo van Gogh, Brian Clough, Herbert C. Brown, Richard Avedon, and Elmer Bernstein.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Russ Meyer ranks 1,529 out of 15,968Before him are Bill Pullman (1953), J. K. Simmons (1955), Will Eisner (1917), Fran Drescher (1957), Lee Iacocca (1924), and Buddy Rich (1917). After him are Charles Mingus (1922), Carole King (1942), Sol LeWitt (1928), John Zorn (1953), Max Wright (1943), and Alan Silvestri (1950).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Russ Meyer ranks 68Before him are Raoul Walsh (1887), Steven Soderbergh (1963), Edwin S. Porter (1870), Roger Corman (1926), Stanley Kramer (1913), and Richard Fleischer (1916). After him are Cecil B. DeMille (1881), Joseph Losey (1909), Robert J. Flaherty (1884), Tex Avery (1908), George Stevens (1904), and Saul Bass (1920).