Bernice Rubens

1923 - 2004

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Bernice Rubens (26 July 1923 – 13 October 2004) was a Welsh novelist.She became the first woman to win the Booker Prize in 1970, for The Elected Member. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bernice Rubens has received more than 75,313 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Bernice Rubens is the 5,261st most popular writer (down from 4,462nd in 2019), the 4,761st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,847th in 2019) and the 553rd most popular British Writer.

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Among writers, Bernice Rubens ranks 5,261 out of 5,794Before her are Saunders Lewis, Colley Cibber, Roddy Doyle, Studs Terkel, Jaime Bayly, and Fareed Zakaria. After her are Damon Lindelof, Muhsin al-Ramli, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Lydia Maria Child, Frederica Sagor Maas, and Ben Okri.

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Among people born in 1923, Bernice Rubens ranks 364Before her are Bruno Zumino, Willie Steele, Cathleen Synge Morawetz, Balram Jakhar, Kuldip Nayar, and Ed McMahon. After her are Horace Ashenfelter, James Dickey, Harish-Chandra, Don Barksdale, Ram Jethmalani, and Bonita Granville. Among people deceased in 2004, Bernice Rubens ranks 253Before her are George Baird, Robert Merrill, Mulk Raj Anand, Emlyn Hughes, Julius Sang, and Yash Johar. After her are Vilayat Khan, Fernando Poe Jr., Big Boss Man, Henry Cockburn, Paul Klebnikov, and Richard Biggs.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Bernice Rubens ranks 4,761 out of 6,924Before her are Ashley Long (1979), Mike Gascoyne (1963), Nick Clegg (1967), Bruce Forsyth (1928), Edwyn Collins (1959), and Steve Archibald (1956). After her are Jo Cox (1974), Eddie Thomson (1947), Tulisa (1988), George Don (1798), Carole Ann Ford (1940), and Paddy Considine (1973).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Bernice Rubens ranks 553Before her are Rose Tremain (1943), Humphrey Carpenter (1946), Dan Abnett (1965), Alastair Reynolds (1966), Saunders Lewis (1893), and Colley Cibber (1671). After her are Max Hastings (1945), R. S. Thomas (1913), Zadie Smith (1975), Richard Lovelace (1617), Barry Unsworth (1930), and J. G. Farrell (1935).