WRITER

Avijit Roy

1972 - 2015

Avijit Roy

Avijit Roy (Bengali: অভিজিৎ রায়; 12 September 1972 – 26 February 2015) was a Bangladeshi-American engineer, online activist, writer and blogger known for creating and administrating the Mukto-Mona, an Internet community for Bangladeshi freethinkers, rationalists, skeptics, atheists and humanists. Roy was an advocate of free expression in Bangladesh, coordinating international protests against government censorship and imprisonment of atheist bloggers. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Avijit Roy has received more than 162,204 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 4,824th most popular writer.

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  • 160k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 28.64

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.91

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.81

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Avijit Roy ranks 4,811 out of 4,883Before him are Aravind Adiga, Sophie Dahl, Mark Z. Danielewski, Peaches Geldof, Tsitsi Dangarembga, and Anita Sarkeesian. After him are Kristin Cashore, Geraldine Brooks, Mark Boal, Édouard Louis, Irshad Manji, and Rupi Kaur.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1972, Avijit Roy ranks 589Before him are Tracee Ellis Ross, Cezary Kucharski, Laurent Lamothe, Lisa Ray, José Javier Hombrados, and Maxsandro Barbosa de Oliveira. After him are Daniel Šarić, David Paetkau, Tibor Benedek, Sohrab Bakhtiarizadeh, Fuat Usta, and Ioamnet Quintero. Among people deceased in 2015, Avijit Roy ranks 398Before him are Alexis Vastine, Beau Biden, Charles Kennedy, Gregory Mertens, Bassel Khartabil, and Márton Fülöp. After him are Windell Middlebrooks, Olga Syahputra, Arnold Peralta, Ali Raymi, and Aarthi Agarwal.

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In Bangladesh

Among people born in Bangladesh, Avijit Roy ranks 36 out of 37Before him are Motiur Rahman Nizami (1943), Nurul Amin (1893), Mohammad Ali Bogra (1909), Bimal Roy (1909), Geeta Dutt (1930), and Irene Khan (1956). After him are Shakib Al Hasan (1987).

Among WRITERS In Bangladesh

Among writers born in Bangladesh, Avijit Roy ranks 6Before him are Sri Chinmoy (1931), Mahasweta Devi (1926), Begum Rokeya (1880), Chittaranjan Das (1869), and Taslima Nasrin (1962).