Chuck Palahniuk

1962 - Today

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Charles Michael "Chuck" Palahniuk (; born February 21, 1962) is an American freelance journalist and novelist who describes his work as transgressional fiction. He has published 19 novels, three nonfiction books, two graphic novels, and two adult coloring books, as well as several short stories. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chuck Palahniuk has received more than 3,420,412 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Chuck Palahniuk is the 2,112th most popular writer (down from 1,958th in 2019), the 2,645th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,317th in 2019) and the 255th most popular American Writer.

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  • 4.23

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Among writers, Chuck Palahniuk ranks 2,112 out of 5,794Before him are Khushal Khattak, Christina Rossetti, Caterina Albert, Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr., Mahsati, and Bion of Smyrna. After him are Michalina Wisłocka, Noël Coward, Winston Groom, Erle Stanley Gardner, Titus Calpurnius Siculus, and Johann Peter Hebel.

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Among people born in 1962, Chuck Palahniuk ranks 61Before him are Suzanne Collins, Gerardo Martino, Princess Astrid of Belgium, Archduchess of Austria-Este, Marcia Cross, Bob Odenkirk, and Tony Leung Chiu-wai. After him are Patrick Ewing, Joan Laporta, Michel Petrucciani, Julio Salinas, Marty Friedman, and Harlan Coben.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Chuck Palahniuk ranks 2,645 out of 15,968Before him are Wilder Penfield (1891), G. W. Bailey (1944), Don Budge (1915), Paul Strand (1890), Jesse Jackson (1941), and Isiah Thomas (1961). After him are Randy Newman (1943), Willy DeVille (1950), Ted Nelson (1937), Carl Wieman (1951), Chris Rock (1965), and Winston Groom (1943).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Chuck Palahniuk ranks 255Before him are Clark Ashton Smith (1893), Joseph Heller (1923), Richard Bandler (1950), Frank McCourt (1930), Kate Chopin (1850), and Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr. (1809). After him are Winston Groom (1943), Erle Stanley Gardner (1889), Robert Jordan (1948), Ida Tarbell (1857), Harlan Ellison (1934), and Anne McCaffrey (1926).

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