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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 671,496 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia. Andrea Camilleri is the 647th most popular writer (up from 715th in 2019), the 797th most popular biography from Italy (up from 839th in 2019) and the 56th most popular Italian Writer.

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

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    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.27

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  • 2.74

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Among writers, Andrea Camilleri ranks 647 out of 5,755Before him are Leo Africanus, Stieg Larsson, Luqman, Verner von Heidenstam, Amin Maalouf, and Thomas Harris. After him are William McMaster Murdoch, Robert E. Howard, Witold Gombrowicz, Theodore the Studite, Bert Hellinger, and Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin.

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Among people born in 1925, Andrea Camilleri ranks 40Before him are Nílton Santos, Rod Steiger, Wong Fei-hung, Peter Brook, Robert Altman, and Anastasio Somoza Debayle. After him are Bert Hellinger, Ernst Happel, Milton Obote, Sam Peckinpah, Oona O'Neill, and Luciano Berio. Among people deceased in 2019, Andrea Camilleri ranks 29Before him are Michel Legrand, Doris Day, João Gilberto, Bibi Andersson, Murray Gell-Mann, and Albert Finney. After him are Bert Hellinger, Manfred Eigen, Tony Buzan, Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Gordon Banks, and Mariss Jansons.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Andrea Camilleri ranks 797 out of 4,668Before him are Carlo Gozzi (1720), Herod Agrippa II (28), Curzio Malaparte (1898), Archduke Joseph, Palatine of Hungary (1776), Peter Lombard (1096), and Arnolfo di Cambio (1240). After him are Palmiro Togliatti (1893), Renata Tebaldi (1922), Valentino (1932), Marcus Velleius Paterculus (-19), Ferdinand, Duke of Parma (1751), and Leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1797).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Andrea Camilleri ranks 56Before him are Pietro Metastasio (1698), Alessandro Manzoni (1785), Lorenzo Da Ponte (1749), Poliziano (1454), Carlo Gozzi (1720), and Curzio Malaparte (1898). After him are Giosuè Carducci (1835), Giambattista Basile (1566), Pietro Bembo (1470), Epicharmus of Kos (-524), Marie Mancini (1639), and Natalia Ginzburg (1916).