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A. B. Yehoshua

1936 - Today

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Abraham B. Yehoshua (Hebrew: א.ב. יהושע‎, born December 9, 1936) is an Israeli novelist, essayist, and playwright, published as A. B. Yehoshua. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of A. B. Yehoshua has received more than 99,056 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). A. B. Yehoshua is the 1,763rd most popular writer (down from 1,613th in 2019), the 151st most popular biography from Israel (down from 136th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Israeli Writer.

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  • 99k

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  • 66.37

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.67

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.26

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, A. B. Yehoshua ranks 1,763 out of 5,794Before him are Viktor Barna, Betty Friedan, Ibn al-Farid, Juan Carlos Onetti, Mukhtar Auezov, and Brian Tracy. After him are Michael Jackson, Benjamin Péret, Luis de León, Wilhelm Raabe, Jorge Manrique, and Sanai.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1936, A. B. Yehoshua ranks 119Before him are Leonel Sánchez, Solomon Burke, James Mirrlees, Jannis Kounellis, Koji Sasaki, and Aleida March. After him are Charles Dutoit, Frances Shand Kydd, J. Michael Bishop, Ken Mattingly, Andrew Grove, and Costas Simitis.

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In Israel

Among people born in Israel, A. B. Yehoshua ranks 151 out of 389Before him are Ghassan Kanafani (1936), Jonathan Apphus (-200), Mariam Baouardy (1846), Shoghi Effendi (1897), Moses ben Jacob Cordovero (1522), and Lusius Quietus (100). After him are Gal Gadot (1985), Sarah Aaronsohn (1890), Sirhan Sirhan (1944), Chaim Topol (1935), Ibzan (null), and Ivry Gitlis (1922).

Among WRITERS In Israel

Among writers born in Israel, A. B. Yehoshua ranks 7Before him are John the Evangelist (10), Amos Oz (1939), Edward Said (1935), Mahmoud Darwish (1941), David Grossman (1954), and Ghassan Kanafani (1936). After him are May Ziade (1886), Ahron Daum (1951), Emile Habibi (1922), Etgar Keret (1967), Meir Shalev (1948), and Tony Cliff (1917).