Adalet Ağaoğlu

1929 - 2020

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Adalet Ağaoğlu (née Sümer; 23 October 1929 – 14 July 2020) was a Turkish novelist and playwright, considered one of the foremost novelists of 20th-century Turkish literature. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adalet Ağaoğlu has received more than 36,363 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Adalet Ağaoğlu is the 2,207th most popular writer (up from 3,629th in 2019), the 668th most popular biography from Turkey (up from 761st in 2019) and the 75th most popular Turkish Writer.

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Among writers, Adalet Ağaoğlu ranks 2,207 out of 5,794Before her are Ahmad Shamlou, Ramón Sampedro, Mohamed Choukri, Wolfgang Iser, Katsu Kaishū, and Émile Augier. After her are John Wyndham, Mykhailo Kotsiubynsky, Amélie Nothomb, Fred Vargas, Ding Ling, and Samad Vurgun.

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Among people born in 1929, Adalet Ağaoğlu ranks 156Before her are Dina bint Abdul-Hamid, Ronnie Biggs, Andre Gunder Frank, Vladimír Menšík, Anna Walentynowicz, and René Laloux. After her are Benny Golson, Rafael Eitan, Sixten Jernberg, Darío Castrillón Hoyos, Claude Rich, and Poul Schlüter. Among people deceased in 2020, Adalet Ağaoğlu ranks 217Before her are Pascal Lissouba, Luis Eduardo Aute, Martin Birch, Alejandro Sabella, Marcello Abbado, and Hau Pei-tsun. After her are Ewa Demarczyk, Gisèle Halimi, Giorgi Shengelaia, Kiki Dimoula, Rajendra K. Pachauri, and Paik Sun-yup.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Adalet Ağaoğlu ranks 668 out of 1,128Before her are Severus of Antioch (456), Nevşehirli Damat Ibrahim Pasha (1666), Theodore Prodromos (1115), Ahmet Kaya (1957), Antony II of Constantinople (829), and Lucius Marcius Philippus (-150). After her are Âşık Veysel (1894), Asad ibn al-Furat (759), Antimachus (-400), George, Emperor of Trebizond (1255), Laodice I (-300), and Saint Mercurius (224).

Among WRITERS In Turkey

Among writers born in Turkey, Adalet Ağaoğlu ranks 75Before her are Parthenius of Nicaea (-1), Bion of Smyrna (-300), Bâkî (1526), Sait Faik Abasıyanık (1906), Zabel Yesayan (1878), and Theodore Prodromos (1115). After her are Antimachus (-400), Polemon I of Pontus (-65), Michael Choniates (1140), Theodore I (1290), Halid Ziya Uşaklıgil (1865), and Dares Phrygius (450).