Xie Jin

1923 - 2008

Xie Jin

Xie Jin (Chinese: 谢晋; 21 November 1923 – 18 October 2008) was a Chinese film director. He rose to prominence in 1957, directing the film Woman Basketball Player No. 5, and is considered one of the Third Generation directors of China. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Xie Jin has received more than 59,867 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 705th most popular film director.

Memorability Metrics

  • 60k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.20

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.92

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Xie Jin ranks 707 out of 1,305Before him are Mamoru Hosoda, Brad Bird, Gregory Hoblit, Helmut Käutner, Aleksander Ford, and Sergey Obraztsov. After him are Giuliano Montaldo, George Albert Smith, Roger Spottiswoode, Dennis Dugan, Dan O'Bannon, and Michel Deville.

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Among people born in 1923, Xie Jin ranks 212Before him are Devan Nair, Ellsworth Kelly, Gordon Jackson, Murray Hamilton, Rudolf Augstein, and Brendan Behan. After him are Sara Lidman, Rhonda Fleming, Dev Anand, Alfredo Nobre da Costa, Robert Maxwell, and James Arness. Among people deceased in 2008, Xie Jin ranks 167Before him are Mikhail Pugovkin, Edwin Ernest Salpeter, Choi Jin-sil, Imad Mughniyah, Levy Mwanawasa, and Gary Gygax. After him are Christodoulos of Athens, Neil Bartlett, Mario Rigoni Stern, Evelyn Keyes, Barry Morse, and Raúl Reyes.

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