Art Buchwald

1925 - 2007

Art Buchwald

Arthur Buchwald (October 20, 1925 – January 17, 2007) was an American humorist best known for his column in The Washington Post. At the height of his popularity, it was published nationwide as a syndicated column in more than 500 newspapers. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Art Buchwald has received more than 287,773 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,867th most popular writer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 290k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 45.49

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.95

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Art Buchwald ranks 3,861 out of 4,883Before him are Igor Severyanin, Elizabeth Hawley, L. J. Smith, Anton Aškerc, Gamal El-Ghitani, and Paul Du Chaillu. After him are Ferdinando Petruccelli della Gattina, Edna Ferber, Eduard Bagritsky, Robert Herrick, Greg Egan, and Minette Walters.

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Among people born in 1925, Art Buchwald ranks 265Before him are Harry Guardino, Irina Arkhipova, Jeanne Crain, Pasieguito, Iwao Takamoto, and Charles Mackerras. After him are Charlie Byrd, Benito Lorenzi, Maria Tallchief, Arlene Dahl, Shirley Strickland, and Carlo Annovazzi. Among people deceased in 2007, Art Buchwald ranks 216Before him are Frankie Laine, Floyd Westerman, Iwao Takamoto, Ken McGregor, Madeleine L'Engle, and Milan Jelić. After him are Freddie Francis, Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., Francisco Umbral, Benito Lorenzi, Kei Kumai, and Beverly Sills.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Art Buchwald ranks 5,325 out of 12,171Before him are Madam C. J. Walker (1867), Orrin Hatch (1934), L. J. Smith (1965), Daniel Quillen (1940), Mark Cuban (1958), and Misha Collins (1974). After him are Edward Condon (1902), Lon Chaney Jr. (1906), Edna Ferber (1885), Jim Root (1971), Debbie Allen (1950), and Mike Patton (1968).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Art Buchwald ranks 448Before him are Lucius Shepard (1943), Conrad Aiken (1889), Madeleine L'Engle (1918), James Dashner (1972), Chester Himes (1909), and L. J. Smith (1965). After him are Edna Ferber (1885), Walter M. Miller Jr. (1923), John Holt (1923), Jacqueline Susann (1918), Joanna Russ (1937), and Rod Serling (1924).