Arundhati Roy

1961 - Today

Arundhati Roy

Suzanna Arundhati Roy (born 24 November 1961) is an Indian author best known for her novel The God of Small Things (1997), which won the Man Booker Prize for Fiction in 1997 and became the best-selling book by a non-expatriate Indian author. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arundhati Roy has received more than 3,220,363 page views. Her biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 3,936th most popular writer.

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  • 3.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 45.00

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 55

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.38

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.20

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

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Among writers, Arundhati Roy ranks 3,930 out of 4,883Before her are Isaac Watts, Joseba Sarrionandia, Marilyn French, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Jorge Icaza Coronel, and Anna Laetitia Barbauld. After her are Anita Brookner, Armistead Maupin, Hervé Guibert, Françoise Mallet-Joris, Guillaume Musso, and Theodore Roszak.

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Among people born in 1961, Arundhati Roy ranks 166Before her are Lars Olsen, Chi McBride, Chendo, Kōichi Yamadera, Scott Travis, and Carlos Vives. After her are Joe Lando, Toni Nadal, Larry Mullen Jr., Fatou Bensouda, Roland Orzabal, and Brendan Eich.

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In India

Among people born in India, Arundhati Roy ranks 408 out of 848Before her are Tom Kibble (1932), Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard (1858), Sadhu Sundar Singh (1889), Anupam Kher (1955), Percy Hobart (1885), and Sundar Pichai (1972). After her are Meira Kumar (1945), Hariprasad Chaurasia (1938), Jyoti Basu (1914), Sachin Tendulkar (1973), Freida Pinto (1984), and B. D. Jatti (1912).

Among WRITERS In India

Among writers born in India, Arundhati Roy ranks 47Before her are T. H. White (1906), Ram Prasad Bismil (1897), Bhavabhuti (null), R. K. Narayan (1906), Shakuntala Devi (1929), and Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay (1898). After her are Saadat Hasan Manto (1912), Anita Desai (1937), Mahadev Desai (1892), Ravindra Prabhat (1969), Muthuswami Dikshitar (1775), and Amitav Ghosh (1956).

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