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Adolf Born

1930 - 2016

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Adolf Born (12 June 1930 – 22 May 2016) was a Czech painter, illustrator, filmmaker and caricaturist, "known for his murkily-tinted pictures of bizarre fauna, and Victorian gentlemen in top hats and top coats". In recognition of his lasting contribution as a children's illustrator, Born was a finalist for the biennial, international Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2008. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adolf Born has received more than 48,450 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Adolf Born is the 4,881st most popular writer (down from 4,312th in 2019), the 576th most popular biography from Czechia (down from 493rd in 2019) and the 68th most popular Czech Writer.

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  • 48k

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  • 45.66

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  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.22

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  • 2.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Adolf Born ranks 4,881 out of 5,755Before him are Jacques Laurent, Michael Grant, Simon Gregorčič, José Manuel Caballero, Maria Pawlikowska-Jasnorzewska, and Rita Mae Brown. After him are José Burgos, John Green, Gamal El-Ghitani, Johan Henric Kellgren, Nataliya Kobrynska, and John Braine.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1930, Adolf Born ranks 392Before him are Innes Ireland, Inomjon Usmonxoʻjayev, Henry Lincoln, Polly Bergen, Edoardo Sanguineti, and John Keel. After him are Elmira Minita Gordon, Jacques Parizeau, Monique Mercure, Burt Kwouk, Jack Taylor, and Pat Robertson. Among people deceased in 2016, Adolf Born ranks 348Before him are Kimbo Slice, Lothar Späth, James Joseph Dresnok, Bobby Vee, Tom M. Apostol, and Amelia Bence. After him are Henning Enoksen, Piers Sellers, Tom Kibble, Frano Selak, Burt Kwouk, and Roger Dumas.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Adolf Born ranks 576 out of 973Before him are Josef Silný (1902), Oskar Fischer (1923), Petr Bezruč (1867), Anton Heinrich Springer (1825), František Langer (1888), and Karel Koželuh (1895). After him are Bohuslav Sobotka (1971), František Ondříček (1857), Ferdinand Bauer (1760), Karel Pešek (1895), Pavel Vrba (1963), and Jiří Rusnok (1960).

Among WRITERS In Czechia

Among writers born in Czechia, Adolf Born ranks 68Before him are Svatopluk Čech (1846), František Čelakovský (1799), Ladislav Fuks (1923), Emil František Burian (1904), Petr Bezruč (1867), and František Langer (1888). After him are František Halas (1901), Hellmuth Karasek (1934), Jakub Arbes (1840), Otokar Březina (1868), Patrik Ouředník (1957), and Jaroslav Kvapil (1868).