China Miéville

1972 - Today

China Miéville

China Tom Miéville ( mee-AY-vəl; born 6 September 1972) is a British urban fantasy fiction author, essayist, comic book writer, socialist political activist and literary critic. He often describes his work as weird fiction and is allied to the loosely associated movement of writers called New Weird. Miéville has won numerous awards, including the Arthur C. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of China Miéville has received more than 1,032,580 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 4,466th most popular writer.

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  • 1.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 38.91

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.64

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.61

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, China Miéville ranks 4,458 out of 4,883Before him are David Gerrold, Walker Percy, Andreas Eschbach, Guzal Sitdikova, Delphine de Vigan, and Muhsin al-Ramli. After him are Ogden Nash, David Malouf, Amitav Ghosh, Tracy Hickman, Andrew Sarris, and Alain Mabanckou.

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Among people born in 1972, China Miéville ranks 257Before him are João Carlos dos Santos, Takashi Shimizu, Poppy Montgomery, DJ Ashba, Anders Thomas Jensen, and Andreas Goldberger. After him are Maya Rudolph, Mia Hamm, Reiko Aylesworth, Dana Vespoli, Shawn Bradley, and Cristina Branco.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, China Miéville ranks 3,839 out of 5,347Before him are Steve Rothery (1959), Gem Archer (1966), Ann Packer (1942), Iain Pears (1955), Diana Wynyard (1906), and Jamie Cullum (1979). After him are Tracey Emin (1963), James Ferguson (1710), Davey Boy Smith (1962), Princess Eugenie of York (1990), Scott Speedman (1975), and Omid Djalili (1965).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, China Miéville ranks 438Before him are Thomas Lodge (1558), John Betjeman (1906), Cressida Cowell (1966), Brian Jacques (1939), Joe Orton (1933), and Alastair Reynolds (1966). After him are Bernice Rubens (1923), Compton Mackenzie (1883), George MacDonald Fraser (1925), Stella Gibbons (1902), Susanna Clarke (1959), and Malcolm Gladwell (1963).