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Cees Nooteboom

1933 - Today

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Cees Nooteboom (Dutch pronunciation: [seːs noːtəboːm]; born 31 July 1933) is a Dutch novelist, poet and journalist. After the attention received by his novel Rituelen (Rituals, 1980), which received the Pegasus Prize, it was the first of his novels to be translated into an English edition, published in 1983 by Louisiana State University Press of the United States. LSU Press published his first two novels in English in the following years, as well as other works through 1990. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cees Nooteboom has received more than 120,689 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Cees Nooteboom is the 1,327th most popular writer (up from 1,818th in 2019), the 191st most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 263rd in 2019) and the 7th most popular Dutch Writer.

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  • 33

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  • 2.37

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Among writers, Cees Nooteboom ranks 1,327 out of 5,755Before him are Ibn al-Nadim, Magda Szabó, Stéphane Hessel, Kjell Askildsen, Robert Sheckley, and Hayim Nahman Bialik. After him are Don DeLillo, Konstantin Simonov, Xavier de Maistre, Siegfried Kracauer, Liang Qichao, and Joseph Karo.

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Among people born in 1933, Cees Nooteboom ranks 89Before him are Jerzy Kosiński, Lamine Diack, Yuri Oganessian, Nino Vaccarella, Peter Mansfield, and David Hamilton. After him are Teresa Berganza, Manu Dibango, Walter Kasper, Lea Massari, Godfried Danneels, and Hisataka Okamoto.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Cees Nooteboom ranks 191 out of 1,427Before him are Jan Davidsz. de Heem (1606), Ruud Lubbers (1939), Willem Mengelberg (1871), Ruud van Nistelrooy (1976), Johann Weyer (1515), and Peter Stuyvesant (1612). After him are Anton Mussert (1894), Tiësto (1969), Maarten Tromp (1598), Fanny Blankers-Koen (1918), Johann Adam Reincken (1643), and Corry Brokken (1932).

Among WRITERS In Netherlands

Among writers born in Netherlands, Cees Nooteboom ranks 7Before him are Thomas Bernhard (1931), Multatuli (1820), Isabelle de Charrière (1740), Robert van Gulik (1910), Etty Hillesum (1914), and Harry Mulisch (1927). After him are Dick Bruna (1927), Constantijn Huygens (1596), Cornelis Tromp (1629), Johanna van Gogh-Bonger (1862), Annie M. G. Schmidt (1911), and Jacob Cats (1577).