Tengiz Abuladze

1924 - 1994

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Tengiz Abuladze (Georgian: თენგიზ აბულაძე; 31 January 1924, in Kutaisi – 6 March 1994, in Tbilisi) was a Georgian film director, screenwriter, theatre teacher and People's Artist of the USSR. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tengiz Abuladze has received more than 72,594 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Tengiz Abuladze is the 277th most popular film director (down from 251st in 2019), the 40th most popular biography from Georgia (down from 34th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Georgian Film Director.

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Among film directors, Tengiz Abuladze ranks 277 out of 1,580Before him are Guy Hamilton, William A. Wellman, Stanley Donen, Germaine Dulac, Michael Bay, and Darren Aronofsky. After him are Leonid Gaidai, Karel Zeman, George Miller, Rouben Mamoulian, Mikhail Kalatozov, and Nanni Moretti.

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Among people born in 1924, Tengiz Abuladze ranks 87Before him are Tomiichi Murayama, Roberts Blossom, Antoni Ramallets, Stanley Donen, Milka Planinc, and Arthur Danto. After him are Abderrahmane Youssoufi, Dorothy Malone, Moktar Ould Daddah, Israel Tal, E. P. Thompson, and Noboru Takeshita. Among people deceased in 1994, Tengiz Abuladze ranks 70Before him are Wilma Rudolph, Nicolás Gómez Dávila, Joseph Cotten, Jeffrey Dahmer, Max Bill, and Chung Il-kwon. After him are Cab Calloway, John Edward Williams, Clement Greenberg, Jacques Ellul, Luis Ocaña, and Lionel Stander.

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Among people born in Georgia, Tengiz Abuladze ranks 40 out of 292Before him are Otar Iosseliani (1934), Bagrat III of Georgia (960), Mikheil Saakashvili (1967), Ilia Chavchavadze (1837), George III of Georgia (1200), and Nona Gaprindashvili (1941). After him are Rouben Mamoulian (1897), Mikhail Kalatozov (1903), Bezmiâlem Sultan (1807), Heraclius II of Georgia (1720), Theodora of Trebizond (1253), and Noe Zhordania (1868).


Among film directors born in Georgia, Tengiz Abuladze ranks 3Before him are Sergei Parajanov (1924) and Otar Iosseliani (1934). After him are Rouben Mamoulian (1897), Mikhail Kalatozov (1903), Georgiy Daneliya (1930), Kote Marjanishvili (1872), Revaz Chkheidze (1926), Marlen Khutsiev (1925), Nana Jorjadze (1948), and Zaza Urushadze (1965).