FILM DIRECTOR

Vincente Minnelli

1903 - 1986

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Vincente Minnelli (born Lester Anthony Minnelli; February 28, 1903 – July 25, 1986) was an American stage director and film director. He directed the classic movie musicals Meet Me in St. Louis (1944), An American in Paris (1951), The Band Wagon (1953), and Gigi (1958). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vincente Minnelli has received more than 3,340,763 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Vincente Minnelli is the 107th most popular film director (up from 191st in 2019), the 695th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,282nd in 2019) and the 28th most popular American Film Director.

Vincente Minnelli is most famous for directing the film "An American in Paris" (1951) and the musicals "Meet Me in St. Louis" (1944) and "Gigi" (1958).

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Among FILM DIRECTORS

Among film directors, Vincente Minnelli ranks 107 out of 1,580Before him are Andrzej Żuławski, Michael Curtiz, Kenji Mizoguchi, Robert Altman, Claude Lelouch, and Christopher Nolan. After him are John Carpenter, Sam Peckinpah, Tony Scott, Jules Dassin, Wes Craven, and Jerzy Grotowski.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1903, Vincente Minnelli ranks 35Before him are Georg Elser, Kane Tanaka, Nikolai Podgorny, The French Angel, Raymond Queneau, and Maud Lewis. After him are Irène Némirovsky, Mustafa Barzani, Fahri Korutürk, Igor Kurchatov, Matthias Sindelar, and Tunku Abdul Rahman. Among people deceased in 1986, Vincente Minnelli ranks 22Before him are Frank Herbert, Benny Goodman, Celâl Bayar, Urho Kekkonen, Albert Szent-Györgyi, and L. Ron Hubbard. After him are Dmitry Kabalevsky, Erich Koch, Georgia O'Keeffe, Leonid Kantorovich, Georges Dumézil, and Chiune Sugihara.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Vincente Minnelli ranks 695 out of 15,968Before him are H. H. Holmes (1861), Francis Fukuyama (1952), John Goodman (1952), Robert Altman (1925), Dennis Tito (1940), and Bill Evans (1929). After him are Dashiell Hammett (1894), Estée Lauder (1906), Martin Cooper (1928), Ed O'Neill (1946), Hugh Everett III (1930), and Stephen Covey (1932).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Vincente Minnelli ranks 28Before him are Jim Jarmusch (1953), Oliver Stone (1946), John Huston (1906), Victor Fleming (1889), Sidney Lumet (1924), and Robert Altman (1925). After him are John Carpenter (1948), Sam Peckinpah (1925), Jules Dassin (1911), Wes Craven (1939), Mel Brooks (1926), and Ed Wood (1924).

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