Alessandro Baricco

1958 - Today

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Alessandro Baricco (Italian pronunciation: [ale's:andro baˈrik:o]; born January 25, 1958) is an Italian writer, director and performer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alessandro Baricco has received more than 205,285 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Alessandro Baricco is the 2,458th most popular writer (down from 2,346th in 2019), the 2,217th most popular biography from Italy (down from 2,003rd in 2019) and the 152nd most popular Italian Writer.

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  • 210k

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  • 64.08

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.83

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.24

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

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Among writers, Alessandro Baricco ranks 2,458 out of 5,794Before him are Maria Skobtsova, John Brunner, Avetik Isahakyan, Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen, Péter Esterházy, and Terence McKenna. After him are Leonard Woolf, Oscar Cullmann, Salvador de Madariaga, Halid Ziya Uşaklıgil, Consort Ban, and Dares Phrygius.

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Among people born in 1958, Alessandro Baricco ranks 74Before him are Peter Capaldi, Tracey Adams, Rachid Taha, Kais Saied, Paul Di'Anno, and Pernilla August. After him are Joan Jett, Eric Singer, Tita, Ghassan Massoud, Keigo Higashino, and Nancy Spungen.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Alessandro Baricco ranks 2,217 out of 4,088Before him are Alessandro Blasetti (1900), Maria Caterina Farnese (1615), Carlo Ruzzini (1653), Infante Antonio Pascual of Spain (1755), Folco Lulli (1912), and Beatrice d'Este, Queen of Hungary (1215). After him are Renato Guttuso (1911), Francesco Saverio Nitti (1868), Paolo Stoppa (1906), Bartolomeo Tromboncino (1470), Tonino Delli Colli (1923), and Roberto Bettega (1950).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Alessandro Baricco ranks 152Before him are Cangrande I della Scala (1291), Umberto Saba (1883), Félix Fénéon (1861), Publius Clodius Thrasea Paetus (100), Sophron (-500), and Luigi Pulci (1432). After him are Martino Martini (1614), Asconius Pedianus (-9), Dacia Maraini (1936), Gasparo Contarini (1483), Paulinus II of Aquileia (740), and Giulio Angioni (1939).