Yash Chopra

1932 - 2012

Yash Chopra

Yash Raj Chopra (27 September 1932 – 21 October 2012) was an Indian director and film producer who worked in Hindi films. The founding chairman of the film production and distribution company Yash Raj Films, Chopra was the recipient of several awards, including 6 National Film Awards and 11 Filmfare Awards. He is considered among the best Indian filmmakers. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yash Chopra has received more than 3,014,146 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 617th most popular film director.

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Among film directors, Yash Chopra ranks 619 out of 1,305Before him are Tomás Gutiérrez Alea, Roger Donaldson, Herbert Brenon, Werner Schroeter, Enzo G. Castellari, and Percy Adlon. After him are Corey Yuen, Med Hondo, Jamie Uys, Frances Marion, David Byrne, and W. S. Van Dyke.

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Among people born in 1932, Yash Chopra ranks 219Before him are Karekin I, Richard Estes, Henri Nouwen, Iskandar of Johor, Albert Collins, and Oreco. After him are Vitold Fokin, Yakir Aharonov, Dana Scott, Qahhor Mahkamov, Oleg Protopopov, and Saye Zerbo. Among people deceased in 2012, Yash Chopra ranks 167Before him are Txillardegi, Horst Faas, George McGovern, William Thurston, Florence Green, and Ervin Zádor. After him are Roy Salvadori, Francisco Xavier do Amaral, Lakshmi Sahgal, John Christopher, Bal Thackeray, and Shulamith Firestone.

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In Pakistan

Among people born in Pakistan, Yash Chopra ranks 47 out of 125Before him are Amrita Pritam (1919), Krishna Sobti (1925), Lokaksema (147), Ghulam Ishaq Khan (1915), Khalid Sheikh Mohammed (1964), and Sunil Dutt (1929). After him are Mahbub ul Haq (1934), Fariduddin Ganjshakar (null), I. K. Gujral (1919), L. K. Advani (1927), Arif Alvi (1949), and Malala Yousafzai (1997).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In Pakistan

Among film directors born in Pakistan, Yash Chopra ranks 1After him are Gulzar (1934), Shekhar Kapur (1945), Ramesh Sippy (1947), and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy (1978).

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