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Spike Jonze

1969 - Today

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Adam Spiegel (born October 22, 1969), known professionally as Spike Jonze, is an American filmmaker, actor and photographer. His work includes films, commercials, music videos, skateboard videos and television. Jonze began his career as a teenager photographing BMX riders and skateboarders for Freestylin' Magazine and Transworld Skateboarding, and co-founding the youth culture magazine Dirt. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Spike Jonze has received more than 8,929,445 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Spike Jonze is the 973rd most popular film director (down from 864th in 2019), the 6,504th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,672nd in 2019) and the 251st most popular American Film Director.

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  • 8.9M

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  • 46.72

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 40

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.65

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among film directors, Spike Jonze ranks 973 out of 1,581Before him are Herschell Gordon Lewis, Mario Van Peebles, Nana Jorjadze, Andrew Stanton, Hamo Beknazarian, and Iwao Takamoto. After him are Martin McDonagh, Walter Lang, Harold Becker, Mrinal Sen, Kim Jee-woon, and Gabriele Salvatores.

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Among people born in 1969, Spike Jonze ranks 193Before him are Mahsun Kırmızıgül, Virginie Despentes, D. B. Woodside, Natascha McElhone, Dexter Jackson, and Lucero. After him are Marco Simone, Martin Klebba, Sheryl Sandberg, Ben Chaplin, Angélica Rivera, and Muriel Barbery.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Spike Jonze ranks 6,504 out of 18,182Before him are Stephen A. Schwarzman (1947), Nick Carter (1980), Betty Buckley (1947), David Weber (1952), Matthew Labyorteaux (1966), and Molly Ringwald (1968). After him are Christopher Guest (1948), Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. (1917), Evan Rachel Wood (1987), Charles Roven (1949), Phil Heath (1979), and Edie McClurg (1951).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Spike Jonze ranks 251Before him are Daniel Mann (1912), Todd Haynes (1961), Frank Pierson (1925), Herschell Gordon Lewis (1926), Andrew Stanton (1965), and Iwao Takamoto (1925). After him are Walter Lang (1896), Harold Becker (1928), David Twohy (1955), Larry Cohen (1936), Busby Berkeley (1895), and Byron Haskin (1899).