Cees Nooteboom

1933 - Today

Cees Nooteboom

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 88,224 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 933rd most popular writer.

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  • 30

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  • 8.02

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  • 1.93

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Among writers, Cees Nooteboom ranks 930 out of 4,883Before him are James Brendan Connolly, Titus Pomponius Atticus, Juliette Récamier, Robert van Gulik, Christopher Tolkien, and Maurus Servius Honoratus. After him are Thomas Malory, Ninon de l'Enclos, Edmund Spenser, Clifford D. Simak, Vasily Zhukovsky, and John Dryden.

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Among people born in 1933, Cees Nooteboom ranks 61Before him are John Mayall, Elizabeth Montgomery, Joan Collins, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Edward de Bono, and Richard R. Ernst. After him are Tomislav Ivić, Ali Shariati, Yevgeny Yevtushenko, Mohammad-Ali Rajai, Than Shwe, and Henri, Count of Paris.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Cees Nooteboom ranks 121 out of 908Before him are Eugène Dubois (1858), Gaius Julius Civilis (25), Judith Leyster (1609), Bernard Haitink (1929), Harry Mulisch (1927), and Robert van Gulik (1910). After him are Paulus Potter (1625), Rob Rensenbrink (1947), William IV, Prince of Orange (1711), Johan van Oldenbarnevelt (1547), Joris Ivens (1898), and Wim Kok (1938).

Among WRITERS In Netherlands

Among writers born in Netherlands, Cees Nooteboom ranks 6Before him are Thomas Bernhard (1931), Multatuli (1820), Etty Hillesum (1914), Harry Mulisch (1927), and Robert van Gulik (1910). After him are Dick Bruna (1927), Constantijn Huygens (1596), Isabelle de Charrière (1740), Jacob Cats (1577), Cornelis Tromp (1629), and Annie M. G. Schmidt (1911).