Christopher Fry

1907 - 2005

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Christopher Fry (18 December 1907 – 30 June 2005) was an English poet and playwright. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christopher Fry has received more than 138,379 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Christopher Fry is the 5,185th most popular writer (down from 4,528th in 2019), the 4,604th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,946th in 2019) and the 538th most popular British Writer.

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  • 140k

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  • 53.99

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  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.47

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.08

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Christopher Fry ranks 5,185 out of 5,794Before him are Andrew Sarris, Thomas Hughes, Carlton Cuse, Laurell K. Hamilton, Cynthia Ozick, and Ogden Nash. After him are Richard Henry Dana Jr., Andy Weir, Michel Faber, Kari Hotakainen, Coventry Patmore, and Stephen Chbosky.

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Among people born in 1907, Christopher Fry ranks 300Before him are Paul Nitze, Shivakumara Swami, Seth Neddermeyer, George Baird, Mehboob Khan, and Roy Welensky. After him are Paul Douglas, Grahame Clark, Ethel Lackie, Phil Edwards, Ruby Myers, and Arlene Francis. Among people deceased in 2005, Christopher Fry ranks 274Before him are Lucky Thompson, André Testut, Bob Denver, Peter Jennings, Keith Andes, and Lee Eun-ju. After him are Chloe Jones, Charles Rocket, Dave Allen, Constance Cummings, Humphrey Carpenter, and Wayne C. Booth.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Christopher Fry ranks 4,604 out of 6,924Before him are Stanley Spencer (1891), Ken Armstrong (1924), John Crichton-Stuart, 7th Marquess of Bute (1958), W. G. Grace (1848), Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875), and Neil Sloane (1939). After him are Gary Speed (1969), Hannah Murray (1989), Steve Ovett (1955), Bryn Terfel (1965), Mary Peters (1939), and Herbert Baker (1862).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Christopher Fry ranks 538Before him are Kate Mosse (1961), Simon Sebag Montefiore (1965), Stella Gibbons (1902), John Arden (1930), George MacDonald Fraser (1925), and Thomas Hughes (1822). After him are Coventry Patmore (1823), Joyce Cary (1888), Jeff Noon (1957), Aubrey de Grey (1963), Thomas Heywood (1574), and Catherine Cookson (1906).