Amadou Hampâté Bâ

1900 - 1991

Amadou Hampâté Bâ

Amadou Hampâté Bâ (1900/1901 – 15 May 1991) was a Malian writer, historian and ethnologist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amadou Hampâté Bâ has received more than 48,916 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,882nd most popular writer.

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  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.02

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  • 2.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Amadou Hampâté Bâ ranks 2,878 out of 4,883Before him are Günter Eich, Maximilian Voloshin, Elbert Hubbard, Juan Fernández de Heredia, Louis Adamic, and Willem Frederik Hermans. After him are Alda Merini, Gunnar Staalesen, Jens Baggesen, Leonhard Frank, Jarosław Iwaszkiewicz, and Curt von Bardeleben.

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Among people born in 1900, Amadou Hampâté Bâ ranks 133Before him are Boris Yefimov, Manuel Fleitas Solich, Georgia Hale, Antun Augustinčić, Dumarsais Estimé, and Bluma Zeigarnik. After him are Lidia Ruslanova, Leo Löwenthal, Hendrik van Gent, Semyon Lavochkin, Alexander Novikov, and Charley Paddock. Among people deceased in 1991, Amadou Hampâté Bâ ranks 104Before him are Andrzej Panufnik, Fred MacMurray, Kevin Peter Hall, Mario Scelba, George Abecassis, and Robert Motherwell. After him are Nicholas Poppe, Heidi Brühl, Johnny Thunders, Jack Crawford, Miodrag Bulatović, and Luis Miró.

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In Mali

Among people born in Mali, Amadou Hampâté Bâ ranks 12 out of 34Before him are Amadou Toumani Touré (1948), Ali Farka Touré (1939), Jean Tigana (1955), Alpha Oumar Konaré (1946), Sonni Ali (1464), and Dioncounda Traoré (1942). After him are Seydou Keita (1980), Jean Zerbo (1943), Salif Keïta (1946), Mahamadou Diarra (1981), Ousmane Issoufi Maïga (1945), and Cheick Modibo Diarra (1952).

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