WRITER

Ciro Alegría

1909 - 1967

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Ciro Alegría Bazán (November 4, 1909 – February 17, 1967) was a Peruvian journalist, politician, and novelist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ciro Alegría has received more than 44,242 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Ciro Alegría is the 3,735th most popular writer (down from 3,623rd in 2019), the 67th most popular biography from Peru (down from 62nd in 2019) and the 10th most popular Peruvian Writer.

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  • 44k

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  • 60.65

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  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.60

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Ciro Alegría ranks 3,735 out of 5,794Before him are Shel Silverstein, Christopher Hampton, Scott O'Dell, Antonio Fogazzaro, Ferdinand Freiligrath, and Marie Marvingt. After him are Christian Hoffmann von Hoffmannswaldau, Krzysztof Kamil Baczyński, Jan Arnald, Pierre Mac Orlan, Fumiko Hayashi, and Emanuel Geibel.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1909, Ciro Alegría ranks 187Before him are Guillermo León Valencia, Estella Agsteribbe, Arnold Badjou, Fritz Buchloh, Aruna Asaf Ali, and Rodolphe Hiden. After him are Beb Bakhuys, Juan Carreño, Carlos Delgado Chalbaud, Hermann Lang, Saul Alinsky, and Karl Gruber. Among people deceased in 1967, Ciro Alegría ranks 159Before him are Zhou Zuoren, Percy Hodge, Varian Fry, Vlastimil Kopecký, Francis Spellman, and Daniel Jones. After him are Gigi Meroni, Arthur Ransome, Edward Chamberlin, Fatima Jinnah, Georges Berger, and Henry Luce.

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In Peru

Among people born in Peru, Ciro Alegría ranks 67 out of 196Before him are Miguel Grau Seminario (1834), Agustín Gamarra (1785), Víctor Raúl Haya de la Torre (1895), José Bustamante y Rivero (1894), Teodoro Fernández (1913), and Alex Olmedo (1936). After him are Juan Luis Cipriani Thorne (1943), Esteban Canal (1896), Nicolás de Piérola (1839), Mariano Ignacio Prado (1826), Luis de Souza Ferreira (1908), and Héctor Chumpitaz (1943).

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Among WRITERS In Peru

Among writers born in Peru, Ciro Alegría ranks 10Before him are Inca Garcilaso de la Vega (1539), César Vallejo (1892), Felipe Guaman Poma de Ayala (1535), José Carlos Mariátegui (1894), José María Arguedas (1911), and Ricardo Palma (1833). After him are Jaime Bayly (1965).