Saul Bass

1920 - 1996

Saul Bass

Saul Bass (; May 8, 1920 – April 25, 1996) was an American graphic designer and Oscar-winning filmmaker, best known for his design of motion-picture title sequences, film posters, and corporate logos. During his 40-year career, Bass worked for some of Hollywood's most prominent filmmakers, including Alfred Hitchcock, Otto Preminger, Billy Wilder, Stanley Kubrick and Martin Scorsese. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Saul Bass has received more than 859,926 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 305th most popular film director.

Memorability Metrics

  • 860k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.05

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.08

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.88

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Saul Bass ranks 306 out of 1,305Before him are Mike Newell, Sam Raimi, Alexander Kluge, Germaine Dulac, Adrian Lyne, and Emilio Fernández. After him are Philippe de Broca, James L. Brooks, Ub Iwerks, Marco Bellocchio, Guy Hamilton, and Walter Lantz.

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Among people born in 1920, Saul Bass ranks 107Before him are Constanze Manziarly, Ricardo Montalbán, Eileen Chang, Bruno Maderna, Heinz Hitler, and Pierre Plantard. After him are Renato Carosone, Ray Harryhausen, DeForest Kelley, Jack Warden, Richard Farnsworth, and Cornelis Johannes van Houten. Among people deceased in 1996, Saul Bass ranks 75Before him are Zeki Müren, Robert, Archduke of Austria-Este, Michel Debré, Nicu Ceaușescu, Hans Blumenberg, and Brigitte Helm. After him are Greer Garson, Gerry Mulligan, Nguyễn Hữu Thọ, Spiro Agnew, María Casares, and Karl Rappan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Saul Bass ranks 2,024 out of 12,171Before him are Cornell Woolrich (1903), Eazy-E (1964), George Gaylord Simpson (1902), Robert W. Wood (1868), Ben Carson (1951), and Machine Gun Kelly (1895). After him are Jennifer Lawrence (1990), Robert Todd Lincoln (1843), James L. Brooks (1940), John Sculley (1939), Fred Durst (1970), and James Ellroy (1948).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Saul Bass ranks 85Before him are William A. Wellman (1896), Michael Bay (1965), King Vidor (1894), John Frankenheimer (1930), Samuel Fuller (1912), and Sam Raimi (1959). After him are James L. Brooks (1940), Ub Iwerks (1901), Walter Lantz (1899), Ray Harryhausen (1920), Irvin Kershner (1923), and Chris Columbus (1958).

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