WRITER

Banana Yoshimoto

1964 - Today

Banana Yoshimoto

Banana Yoshimoto (吉本 ばなな, Yoshimoto Banana) (born 24 July 1964) is the pen name of Japanese writer Mahoko Yoshimoto (吉本 真秀子, Yoshimoto Mahoko). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Banana Yoshimoto has received more than 318,331 page views. Her biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 2,940th most popular writer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 320k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.69

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.29

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.80

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Banana Yoshimoto ranks 2,935 out of 4,883Before her are Pascal Quignard, Johan Borgen, Leonid Leonov, Étienne Jodelle, Konstantine Gamsakhurdia, and Augusto Genina. After her are Anna Sewell, Tibor Déry, Max Lange, Helen Fielding, Dag Solstad, and Eleanor Hibbert.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1964, Banana Yoshimoto ranks 101Before her are Doro, Jean-Marc Bosman, Gitanas Nausėda, Crispin Glover, Gore Verbinski, and Hide. After her are Txiki Begiristain, Joss Whedon, Rosen Plevneliev, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, Oleh Protasov, and Denis Zvizdić.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Banana Yoshimoto ranks 743 out of 3,113Before her are Ogyū Sorai (1666), Mariya Takeuchi (1955), Meiko Kaji (1947), Takaji Mori (1943), Kozo Arai (1950), and Hide (1964). After her are Abe Masahiro (1819), Norio Yoshimizu (1946), Naoemon Shimizu (null), Kunimitsu Takahashi (1940), Kanō Motonobu (1476), and Takiji Kobayashi (1903).

Among WRITERS In Japan

Among writers born in Japan, Banana Yoshimoto ranks 55Before her are Kamo no Chōmei (1155), Yasutaka Tsutsui (null), Takuboku Ishikawa (1886), Shūji Terayama (1935), Naoya Shiga (1883), and Kafū Nagai (1879). After her are Takiji Kobayashi (1903), Futabatei Shimei (1864), Tōson Shimazaki (1872), Misuzu Kaneko (1903), Jien (1155), and Natsuo Kirino (1951).

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