WRITER

Alexander Volkov

1891 - 1977

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Alexander Melentyevich Volkov (Russian: Александр Мелентьевич Волков [ɐlʲɪˈksandr mʲɪˈlʲenʲtʲɪvʲɪtɕ ˈvoɫkəf]; 14 June 1891 – 3 July 1977) was a Soviet novelist, playwright, university lecturer. Аuthor of novels, short stories, plays and poems for children, mostly remembered for the Magic Land series of books, based on L. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Volkov has received more than 52,166 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Alexander Volkov is the 3,884th most popular writer, the 47th most popular biography from Kazakhstan and the 5th most popular Writer.

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  • 52k

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  • 49.01

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.96

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  • 2.93

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Alexander Volkov ranks 3,884 out of 5,755Before him are David Allen, Francis Beaumont, Matilde Serao, Hafez Ibrahim, Halina Konopacka, and Margit Kaffka. After him are Simon Vestdijk, Dušan Kovačević, Per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom, Lajos Bíró, Max Lange, and Nathanael West.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1891, Alexander Volkov ranks 166Before him are Sam Jaffe, George Marshall, Dmitry Furmanov, Charles Journet, Vladimir Albitsky, and Emil Julius Gumbel. After him are Françoise Rosay, Mariano Ospina Pérez, Mae Busch, Alfred Sturtevant, Julius Saaristo, and Raymond Bernard. Among people deceased in 1977, Alexander Volkov ranks 148Before him are Ilia Vekua, Vladimir Tributs, Martí Ventolrà, Leila Hyams, Rózsa Péter, and Pascual Pérez. After him are Manuel Gonçalves Cerejeira, Ethel Waters, Nicolae Kovács, Peter Carl Goldmark, Edward Van Dijck, and Alexander Galich.

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In Kazakhstan

Among people born in Kazakhstan, Alexander Volkov ranks 47 out of 154Before him are Karim Massimov (1965), Timur Bekmambetov (1961), Shaken Aimanov (1914), Kulyash Baiseitova (1912), Akhmed Zakayev (1959), and Alexander Vinokourov (1973). After him are Dimash Kudaibergen (1994), Sergei Lukyanenko (1968), Oleg Bryjak (1960), Vladimir Smirnov (1964), Aleksandr Viktorenko (1947), and Zhaksylyk Ushkempirov (1951).

Among WRITERS In Kazakhstan

Among writers born in Kazakhstan, Alexander Volkov ranks 5Before him are Ahmad Yasawi (1103), Abai Qunanbaiuly (1845), Ybyrai Altynsarin (1841), and Mukaghali Makatayev (1931). After him are Sergei Lukyanenko (1968) and Alexander Kazantsev (1906).