Bernard Malamud

1914 - 1986

Bernard Malamud

Bernard Malamud (April 26, 1914 – March 18, 1986) was an American novelist and short story writer. Along with Saul Bellow, Joseph Heller, and Philip Roth, he was one of the best known American Jewish authors of the 20th century. His baseball novel, The Natural, was adapted into a 1984 film starring Robert Redford. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bernard Malamud has received more than 350,827 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,787th most popular writer.

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  • 350k

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  • 54.77

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  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.05

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.18

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Bernard Malamud ranks 1,784 out of 4,883Before him are Harlan Coben, Parthenius of Nicaea, Aryadeva, Yan Fu, Alciphron, and Hugo Gernsback. After him are Fulcher of Chartres, Hallgrímur Pétursson, Michael Jackson, Veronica Franco, Vsevolod Garshin, and Ottavio Rinuccini.

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Among people born in 1914, Bernard Malamud ranks 85Before him are Marcos Pérez Jiménez, Nicolas de Staël, Erich Topp, Archduchess Adelheid of Austria, Pietro Germi, and Alberto Lattuada. After him are Richard Basehart, Bill Finger, Patrick O'Brian, Richard Laurence Millington Synge, Bernd Freytag von Loringhoven, and Eugene Nida. Among people deceased in 1986, Bernard Malamud ranks 74Before him are Alexandre Tansman, Ernst Neufert, André Leroi-Gourhan, Emilio Fernández, Gia Carangi, and Hermann Gmeiner. After him are Christa McAuliffe, Elio de Angelis, Mart Stam, Christopher Isherwood, Elsa Lanchester, and Henri Toivonen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bernard Malamud ranks 2,095 out of 12,171Before him are Harlan Coben (1962), Peter Agre (1949), Irvin Kershner (1923), Thomas A. Hendricks (1819), Don Cheadle (1964), and Kevin A. Lynch (1918). After him are Leland Stanford (1824), Edward Weston (1886), Chris Columbus (1958), Richard Basehart (1914), Janet Jackson (1966), and King C. Gillette (1855).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Bernard Malamud ranks 208Before him are James Ellroy (1948), Raymond E. Feist (1945), Lewis Mumford (1895), Edward Gorey (1925), Archibald Gracie IV (1858), and Harlan Coben (1962). After him are John Kennedy Toole (1937), Djuna Barnes (1892), Ida Tarbell (null), Erle Stanley Gardner (1889), Taliesin (518), and Langston Hughes (1902).