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Walter Lang

1896 - 1972

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Walter Lang (August 10, 1896 – February 7, 1972) was an American film director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Walter Lang has received more than 132,914 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Walter Lang is the 975th most popular film director (down from 878th in 2019), the 6,519th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,804th in 2019) and the 252nd most popular American Film Director.

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Among film directors, Walter Lang ranks 975 out of 1,581Before her are Nana Jorjadze, Andrew Stanton, Hamo Beknazarian, Iwao Takamoto, Spike Jonze, and Martin McDonagh. After her are Harold Becker, Mrinal Sen, Kim Jee-woon, Gabriele Salvatores, Gianfranco Parolini, and David Twohy.

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Among people born in 1896, Walter Lang ranks 185Before her are Mordecai Ardon, Sofya Yanovskaya, Nikolai Tikhonov, Kostas Karyotakis, Frederick Browning, and Esteban Canal. After her are J. Lawton Collins, Constantin Rădulescu, Horacio Muñoz, Agustín Sancho, Giuseppe Enrici, and Sirarpie Der Nersessian. Among people deceased in 1972, Walter Lang ranks 171Before her are Adriaan Fokker, Jamini Roy, Ferde Grofé, Jan Wils, Henry Dreyfuss, and Jan Diddens. After her are Charu Majumdar, Mikhail Artamonov, Américo Castro, Alexander Bek, Olavi Virta, and Werner Klingler.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Walter Lang ranks 6,519 out of 18,182Before her are Travis Scott (1991), Jim Lightbody (1882), Garry Winogrand (1928), Mike Patton (1968), Walter Burley Griffin (1876), and Chester Himes (1909). After her are Harold Becker (1928), Eric Bogosian (1953), Betty Compson (1897), William M. Tweed (1823), Martin Klebba (1969), and Verna Bloom (1938).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Walter Lang ranks 252Before her are Todd Haynes (1961), Frank Pierson (1925), Herschell Gordon Lewis (1926), Andrew Stanton (1965), Iwao Takamoto (1925), and Spike Jonze (1969). After her are Harold Becker (1928), David Twohy (1955), Larry Cohen (1936), Busby Berkeley (1895), Byron Haskin (1899), and Bennett Miller (1966).