Andrew Davies

1936 - Today

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Andrew Wynford Davies (; born 20 September 1936) is a Welsh writer of screenplays and novels, best known for House of Cards and A Very Peculiar Practice, and his adaptations of Vanity Fair, Pride and Prejudice, Middlemarch, Bleak House and War & Peace. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andrew Davies has received more than 16,941 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Andrew Davies is the 5,124th most popular writer, the 4,484th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 519th most popular British Writer.

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  • 17k

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  • 54.58

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.24

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Andrew Davies ranks 5,124 out of 5,794Before him are China Miéville, Karin Alvtegen, Anderson Cooper, Michael Parenti, Richard Price, and Bessie Head. After him are Alain Mabanckou, Denise Levertov, Michael Shermer, Tatiana de Rosnay, Chris Claremont, and Ralf König.

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Among people born in 1936, Andrew Davies ranks 399Before him are Yury Osipov, Ismail Merchant, Robert F. Overmyer, James Frawley, George Voinovich, and Tommy Steele. After him are Billy Higgins, Tamás Mendelényi, Barbara Mikulski, Dick Barnett, Anthony Olubunmi Okogie, and Pat Roberts.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Andrew Davies ranks 4,484 out of 6,924Before him are Alex Garland (1970), Iain Pears (1955), China Miéville (1972), Victor d'Arcy (1887), David Kelly (1944), and Judd Trump (1989). After him are Denise Levertov (1923), Graham Taylor (1944), Andrew Robertson (1994), David Davis (1948), Ed O'Brien (1968), and Sophie Ellis-Bextor (1979).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Andrew Davies ranks 519Before him are Clare Hollingworth (1911), David Seidler (1937), George Farquhar (1677), Brian Jacques (1939), Alex Garland (1970), and China Miéville (1972). After him are Denise Levertov (1923), Chris Claremont (1950), John Betjeman (1906), Charles Wilkins (1749), Howard Jacobson (1942), and Susanna Clarke (1959).