Annie Ernaux

1940 - Today

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Annie Ernaux (née Duchesne; born on 1 September 1940) is a French writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Annie Ernaux has received more than 145,701 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Annie Ernaux is the 1,680th most popular writer (up from 1,895th in 2019), the 1,861st most popular biography from France and the 240th most popular French Writer.

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  • 150k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 66.66

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.10

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

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Among writers, Annie Ernaux ranks 1,680 out of 5,794Before her are Polyaenus, Dick Bruna, Lilya Brik, Philip Sidney, Michel Zevaco, and Ivy Lee. After her are Lu You, Nicander, Hellanicus of Lesbos, Gerald Gardner, Ivan Klíma, and Nora Roberts.

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Among people born in 1940, Annie Ernaux ranks 132Before her are Prince Sixtus Henry of Bourbon-Parma, Richard Pryor, Haing S. Ngor, John Havlicek, Ricky Nelson, and Max Mosley. After her are Joseph L. Goldstein, Jerzy Buzek, John Grinder, Jan Janssen, Iva Zanicchi, and Taihō Kōki.

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In France

Among people born in France, Annie Ernaux ranks 1,861 out of 5,234Before her are Henri Delaunay (1883), Jacques-Charles Dupont de l'Eure (1767), François Faber (1887), Michel Zevaco (1860), Abbo of Fleury (945), and Émile Friant (1863). After her are Louis-Joseph de Montcalm (1712), Jacques Chaban-Delmas (1915), Pierre Varignon (1654), Amédée Ozenfant (1886), Jan Asselijn (1610), and Antoine, Duke of Lorraine (1489).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Annie Ernaux ranks 240Before her are Jean d'Ormesson (1925), Prince Ferdinand, Duke of Alençon (1844), Thomas Merton (1915), Jean-Marie Roland de la Platière (1734), Tristan Corbière (1845), and Michel Zevaco (1860). After her are Jacques Cazotte (1719), Jean de Meun (1240), Pierre Reverdy (1889), Augustin Barruel (1741), Stéphanie Félicité, comtesse de Genlis (1746), and Charles Paul de Kock (1793).