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Allen Carr

1934 - 2006

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Allen John Carr (2 September 1934 – 29 November 2006) was a British author of books about stopping smoking and other psychological dependencies including alcohol addiction. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Allen Carr has received more than 1,474,097 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Allen Carr is the 1,450th most popular writer (up from 1,671st in 2019), the 1,150th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,306th in 2019) and the 128th most popular British Writer.

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  • 1.5M

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  • 58.00

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.87

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.77

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Allen Carr ranks 1,450 out of 5,755Before him are Giovannino Guareschi, Heiner Müller, Evelyn Waugh, Wen Tianxiang, Dorothy Parker, and Christian Morgenstern. After him are Tom Wolfe, Sadriddin Ayni, Ichiyō Higuchi, Rick Riordan, César Vallejo, and Jules Laforgue.

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Among people born in 1934, Allen Carr ranks 92Before him are George Chakiris, Kenny Baker, Marty Feldman, Bingu wa Mutharika, Robert Moog, and Georges Wolinski. After him are Richard, 6th Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg, Otar Iosseliani, Valentin Ivanov, William F. Sharpe, Khun Sa, and Gloria Steinem. Among people deceased in 2006, Allen Carr ranks 71Before him are Floyd Patterson, Murray Bookchin, Reinhart Koselleck, Gillo Pontecorvo, Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, and Rudolf Vrba. After him are Hassan Gouled Aptidon, María Capovilla, Aaron Spelling, Ferenc Bene, Ryutaro Hashimoto, and David Bronstein.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Allen Carr ranks 1,150 out of 7,765Before him are John Dudley, 1st Duke of Northumberland (1504), Adelard of Bath (1075), Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig (1861), Victor Turner (1920), Annie Chapman (1841), and Evelyn Waugh (1903). After him are James Black (1924), William Adelin (1103), George Boleyn, 2nd Viscount Rochford (1504), Jimmy Greaves (1940), George Canning (1770), and Leopold Stokowski (1882).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Allen Carr ranks 128Before him are Matthew Lewis (1775), Robert Faurisson (1929), Robert Browning (1812), Joseph Needham (1900), James Murray (1837), and Evelyn Waugh (1903). After him are Michael Moorcock (1939), Samuel Pepys (1633), Lee Child (1954), P. D. James (1920), Elizabeth Siddal (1829), and Alistair MacLean (1922).