WRITER

Andrea Camilleri

1925 - 2019

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Andrea Calogero Camilleri (Italian pronunciation: [anˈdrɛːa kamilˈlɛːri]; 6 September 1925 – 17 July 2019) was an Italian writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andrea Camilleri has received more than 554,796 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Andrea Camilleri is the 715th most popular writer (down from 642nd in 2019), the 839th most popular biography from Italy (down from 721st in 2019) and the 59th most popular Italian Writer.

Andrea Camilleri is most famous for writing the Inspector Montalbano series of detective novels.

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  • 550k

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  • 72.11

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  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.28

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.53

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Andrea Camilleri ranks 715 out of 5,794Before him are Francisco de Quevedo, Bert Hellinger, Masaru Emoto, Douglas Adams, Multatuli, and Odysseas Elytis. After him are Max Jacob, Carlos Fuentes, Alejo Carpentier, Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire, Neal Cassady, and Lesya Ukrainka.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1925, Andrea Camilleri ranks 47Before him are Robert Venturi, Oona O'Neill, Sam Peckinpah, Luciano Berio, George Kennedy, and Bert Hellinger. After him are Jacques Delors, Celia Cruz, Ernesto Cardenal, Anastasio Somoza Debayle, Frei Otto, and Barbara Bush. Among people deceased in 2019, Andrea Camilleri ranks 32Before him are Beji Caid Essebsi, Murray Gell-Mann, Ratko Janev, Li Peng, Gordon Banks, and Bert Hellinger. After him are Marie Fredriksson, Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Tony Buzan, Mariss Jansons, Marie Laforêt, and Luke Perry.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Andrea Camilleri ranks 839 out of 4,088Before him are Peter, King of Hungary (1011), Rosalia Lombardo (1918), Theano (-600), Occhiali (1519), Maria Ludovika of Austria-Este (1787), and Ambrogio Spinola, 1st Marquess of Balbases (1569). After him are Alfonso I d'Este, Duke of Ferrara (1476), Eros Ramazzotti (1963), Berengar II of Italy (900), Franco Baresi (1960), Jacopo Bassano (1510), and Robert I, Duke of Parma (1848).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Andrea Camilleri ranks 59Before him are Emilio Salgari (1862), Giosuè Carducci (1835), Theocritus (-315), Pietro Metastasio (1698), Gnaeus Naevius (-275), and Marie Mancini (1639). After him are Vittoria Colonna (1490), Curzio Malaparte (1898), Cesare Pavese (1908), Arrigo Boito (1842), Theognis of Megara (-570), and Salvatore Quasimodo (1901).