WRITER

Akiyuki Nosaka

1930 - 2015

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Akiyuki Nosaka (野坂 昭如, Nosaka Akiyuki, October 10, 1930 – December 9, 2015) was a Japanese novelist, singer, lyricist, and member of the House of Councillors. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Akiyuki Nosaka has received more than 305,434 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Akiyuki Nosaka is the 1,688th most popular writer, the 487th most popular biography from Japan and the 34th most popular Japanese Writer.

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  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.28

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  • 2.54

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Akiyuki Nosaka ranks 1,688 out of 5,794Before him are Nicander, Hellanicus of Lesbos, Gerald Gardner, Ivan Klíma, Nora Roberts, and Maria Gripe. After him are Uri Avnery, Hanns Heinz Ewers, Felice Romani, Abu'l-Fazl ibn Mubarak, Catherine Vasa of Sweden, and Alexander Fadeyev.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1930, Akiyuki Nosaka ranks 126Before him are Viktor Tikhonov, Bo Widerberg, Frank Lucas, Colin Dexter, Magdalena Abakanowicz, and Saad Al-Salim Al-Sabah. After him are Tanya Savicheva, Ted Hughes, Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, Thomas P. Stafford, Oleg Popov, and Harold Bloom. Among people deceased in 2015, Akiyuki Nosaka ranks 90Before him are Infante Carlos, Duke of Calabria, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld, André Brink, Anne Meara, Jenő Buzánszky, and Omar Karami. After him are Jean-Pierre Beltoise, Árpád Göncz, Adrian Frutiger, Cabu, John Guillermin, and Chantal Akerman.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Akiyuki Nosaka ranks 487 out of 5,560Before him are Shigeyoshi Suzuki (1902), Kusunoki Masashige (1294), Hiroyuki Sanada (1960), Yamamoto Gonnohyōe (1852), Dom Justo Takayama (1552), and Fumihiko Maki (1928). After him are Masaaki Hatsumi (1931), Ii Naomasa (1561), Hirokazu Kanazawa (1931), Sachi Kagawa (null), Hosokawa Gracia (1563), and Shizuo Miyama (null).

Among WRITERS In Japan

Among writers born in Japan, Akiyuki Nosaka ranks 34Before him are Kenji Miyazawa (1896), Ihara Saikaku (1642), Chikamatsu Monzaemon (1653), Yosano Akiko (1878), Chūya Nakahara (1907), and Masaoka Shiki (1867). After him are Hirokazu Kanazawa (1931), Ichiyō Higuchi (1872), Yoshida Kenkō (1283), Yasutaka Tsutsui (1934), Minamoto no Sanetomo (1192), and Ryū Murakami (1952).