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1905 - 1992

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Umm-El-Banine Assadoulaeff (Umm El-Banu Äsâdullayeva) (18 December 1905 – 23 October 1992) was a French writer of Azerbaijani descent who wrote under the penname of Banine. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Banine has received more than 32,604 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Banine is the 1,751st most popular writer (up from 2,447th in 2019), the 32nd most popular biography from Azerbaijan (up from 41st in 2019) and the 6th most popular Azerbaijani Writer.

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  • 56.33

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.49

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.60

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Banine ranks 1,751 out of 5,755Before her are Edward Lear, João de Barros, Mór Jókai, Malcolm Lowry, Eupolis, and Anonymus. After her are Pierre Reverdy, Eileen Chang, Frank McCourt, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Silvina Ocampo, and Felice Orsini.

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Among people born in 1905, Banine ranks 95Before her are Giacinto Scelsi, Chen Yun, Attila József, Jean-Marie Villot, Myrna Loy, and Yen Chia-kan. After her are Nobuhito, Prince Takamatsu, Pierre Klossowski, Martin Gottfried Weiss, Anna May Wong, Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff, and Karl Amadeus Hartmann. Among people deceased in 1992, Banine ranks 70Before her are Larbi Benbarek, Atahualpa Yupanqui, Nureddin al-Atassi, Heinrich Eberbach, Abu al-Qasim al-Khoei, and Constantin Virgil Gheorghiu. After her are Deng Yingchao, Jânio Quadros, Koča Popović, Yang Kyoungjong, Alex Haley, and Muhammad Asad.

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In Azerbaijan

Among people born in Azerbaijan, Banine ranks 32 out of 189Before her are Muslim Magomayev (1942), Tadj ol-Molouk (1896), Zarifa Aliyeva (1923), Tofiq Bahramov (1925), Hikmat Mirzayev (null), and Ali Asadov (1956). After her are Fatali Khan Khoyski (1875), Gara Garayev (1918), Vladimir Menshov (1939), Zeynab Khanlarova (1936), Mir Jafar Baghirov (1896), and Vagit Alekperov (1950).

Among WRITERS In Azerbaijan

Among writers born in Azerbaijan, Banine ranks 6Before her are Nizami Ganjavi (1141), Zecharia Sitchin (1920), Imadaddin Nasimi (1369), Mirza Fatali Akhundov (1812), and Khaqani (1126). After her are Samad Vurgun (1906), Molla Panah Vagif (1717), Mirza Shafi Vazeh (1794), Mahsati (1089), Jalil Mammadguluzadeh (1869), and Bakhtiyar Vahabzadeh (1925).