A. E. van Vogt

1912 - 2000

A. E. van Vogt

Alfred Elton van Vogt (; April 26, 1912 – January 26, 2000) was a Canadian-born science fiction author. His fragmented, bizarre narrative style influenced later science fiction writers, notably Philip K. Dick. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of A. E. van Vogt has received more than 292,213 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,543rd most popular writer.

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Among writers, A. E. van Vogt ranks 1,542 out of 4,883Before him are Liu Zongyuan, Manuel Puig, Gabriel Naudé, Thoinot Arbeau, Bharata Muni, and Robert Faurisson. After him are Khushal Khattak, Patricia Cornwell, Ivana Brlić-Mažuranić, Agrippa d'Aubigné, Friedrich de la Motte Fouqué, and Antoine Isaac Silvestre de Sacy.

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Among people born in 1912, A. E. van Vogt ranks 82Before him are Lady Bird Johnson, Ivan Yakubovsky, Lev Gumilyov, György Sárosi, Jean Améry, and Rihei Sano. After him are Philibert Tsiranana, Petar Stambolić, Michel Debré, Marina Raskova, Marcel Camus, and Nereo Rocco. Among people deceased in 2000, A. E. van Vogt ranks 64Before him are Keizō Obuchi, Noboru Takeshita, Akira Nozawa, Loretta Young, Phạm Văn Đồng, and Baden Powell. After him are Jacques Chaban-Delmas, Lolo Ferrari, Giorgio Bassani, Anatoly Sobchak, Maurice Richard, and Pierre Plantard.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, A. E. van Vogt ranks 72 out of 840Before him are Rudolph A. Marcus (1923), Geneviève Bujold (1942), David Easton (1917), Justin Bieber (1994), Loreena McKennitt (1957), and Mike Myers (1963). After him are Mylène Farmer (1961), Carrie-Anne Moss (1967), Jacques Villeneuve (1971), Joshua Slocum (1844), Edward Dmytryk (1908), and Denys Arcand (1941).

Among WRITERS In Canada

Among writers born in Canada, A. E. van Vogt ranks 5Before him are Alice Munro (1931), Margaret Atwood (1939), Saul Bellow (1915), and Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874). After him are Brian Tracy (1944), Denis Villeneuve (1967), Igor Gouzenko (1919), David Shore (1959), Shulamith Firestone (1945), David Morrell (1943), and Gordon R. Dickson (1923).

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