Victor Fleming

1889 - 1949

Victor Fleming

Victor Lonzo Fleming (February 23, 1889 – January 6, 1949) was an American film director, cinematographer, and producer. His most popular films were The Wizard of Oz and Gone with the Wind (both of 1939), for which he won an Academy Award for Best Director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Victor Fleming has received more than 575,441 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 95th most popular film director.

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  • 580k

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  • 63.51

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 49

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.66

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Victor Fleming ranks 96 out of 1,305Before him are Satyajit Ray, Robert Altman, David Lean, Jim Jarmusch, Fred Zinnemann, and Alan Parker. After him are Terrence Malick, Jules Dassin, John Carpenter, René Clair, Wolfgang Petersen, and Tony Scott.

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Among people born in 1889, Victor Fleming ranks 23Before him are Gabriel Marcel, Carl von Ossietzky, Otto Frank, Gabriela Mistral, Jacob L. Moreno, and Carl Theodor Dreyer. After him are Louise Mountbatten, Risto Ryti, Pitirim Sorokin, Vasily Blyukher, Hans-Jürgen von Arnim, and Edgar Adrian. Among people deceased in 1949, Victor Fleming ranks 16Before him are Friedrich Bergius, Elton Mayo, August Krogh, Louis II, Prince of Monaco, Axel Munthe, and Kim Koo. After him are Charles Ponzi, Klaus Mann, Kim Jong-suk, Henri Giraud, Fyodor Tolbukhin, and Nathuram Godse.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Victor Fleming ranks 651 out of 12,171Before him are James Tobin (1918), Burton Richter (1931), Eddie Murphy (1961), William Alfred Fowler (1911), Philip Johnson (1906), and Wendell Meredith Stanley (1904). After him are Irving Fisher (1867), Asaph Hall (1829), Carrie Fisher (1956), Terrence Malick (1943), Thorstein Veblen (1857), and Neal Cassady (1926).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Victor Fleming ranks 23Before him are Robert Zemeckis (1952), Howard Hawks (1896), Stephen Hillenburg (1961), Ed Wood (1924), Robert Altman (1925), and Jim Jarmusch (1953). After him are Terrence Malick (1943), Jules Dassin (1911), John Carpenter (1948), Sam Peckinpah (1925), John Huston (1906), and Wes Craven (1939).

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