Adolfo Bioy Casares

1914 - 1999

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Adolfo Bioy Casares (Spanish pronunciation: [aˈðolfo ˈβjoj kaˈsaɾes]; September 15, 1914 – March 8, 1999) was an Argentine fiction writer, journalist, diarist, and translator. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adolfo Bioy Casares has received more than 161,820 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Adolfo Bioy Casares is the 1,306th most popular writer (down from 1,223rd in 2019), the 54th most popular biography from Argentina (up from 55th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Argentinean Writer.

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    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.14

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Among writers, Adolfo Bioy Casares ranks 1,306 out of 5,794Before him are Božena Němcová, François de Malherbe, Maryse Condé, Bolesław Prus, Lucrezia Tornabuoni, and Mimnermus. After him are Tadeusz Mazowiecki, John William Polidori, Reinaldo Arenas, Hovhannes Tumanyan, A. E. van Vogt, and James Oliver Curwood.

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Among people born in 1914, Adolfo Bioy Casares ranks 52Before him are Mario Bava, Prince Ernest Augustus of Hanover, George Dantzig, Norman Borlaug, Jan Karski, and María Félix. After him are Birabongse Bhanudej, Max Manus, Jackie Coogan, Asger Jorn, Carlo Maria Giulini, and Renato Dulbecco. Among people deceased in 1999, Adolfo Bioy Casares ranks 45Before him are Henri, Count of Paris, Henry Way Kendall, Sarah Knauss, Dirk Bogarde, Bernard Buffet, and John F. Kennedy Jr.. After him are Fabrizio De André, Amintore Fanfani, Hermine Braunsteiner, Rafael Alberti, Joe D'Amato, and Benjamin Bloom.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Adolfo Bioy Casares ranks 54 out of 900Before him are Linda Cristal (1934), Olivia Hussey (1951), Osvaldo Ardiles (1952), Alberto Ginastera (1916), Raimundo Orsi (1901), and Carlos Monzón (1942). After him are Francisco Varallo (1910), Héctor Cúper (1955), Mauricio Kagel (1931), Mauricio Macri (1959), Adolfo Pérez Esquivel (1931), and Gustavo Santaolalla (1951).

Among WRITERS In Argentina

Among writers born in Argentina, Adolfo Bioy Casares ranks 3Before him are Jorge Luis Borges (1899) and Ernesto Sabato (1911). After him are Silvina Ocampo (1903), Manuel Puig (1932), Victoria Ocampo (1890), Joseph Kessel (1898), Alejandra Pizarnik (1936), Alberto Manguel (1948), María Elena Walsh (1930), María Kodama (1937), and Juan Gelman (1930).