Daniel Goleman

1946 - Today

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Daniel Goleman (born March 7, 1946) is an author, psychologist and science journalist. For twelve years, he wrote for The New York Times, reporting on the brain and behavioral sciences. His 1995 book Emotional Intelligence was on The New York Times Best Seller list for a year and a half, a best-seller in many countries, and is in print worldwide in 40 languages. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Daniel Goleman has received more than 814,947 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Daniel Goleman is the 1,007th most popular writer (up from 1,078th in 2019), the 1,130th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,170th in 2019) and the 114th most popular American Writer.

Daniel Goleman is most famous for his book "Emotional Intelligence" in which he discusses the importance of emotional intelligence in our lives.

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Among writers, Daniel Goleman ranks 1,007 out of 5,794Before him are Taha Hussein, Sarah, Duchess of York, Ernest Louis, Grand Duke of Hesse, Emil Ludwig, Julien Green, and Yevgeny Yevtushenko. After him are Abu al-Ghazi Bahadur, Vasily Zhukovsky, Rudolf Erich Raspe, Madeleine de Scudéry, Ibn al-Jawzi, and Bernhard Schlink.

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Among people born in 1946, Daniel Goleman ranks 82Before him are Vladimir Zhirinovsky, Dragan Džajić, John Paul Jones, Rade Šerbedžija, Yonatan Netanyahu, and Michele Placido. After him are Keith Moon, Naoto Kan, Stan Smith, Laura Bush, Xanana Gusmão, and Candice Bergen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Daniel Goleman ranks 1,130 out of 15,968Before him are George Carlin (1937), Tori Amos (1963), Laurence Fishburne (1961), Stanley Miller (1930), Robert S. Mulliken (1896), and Julian Schwinger (1918). After him are Dean Reed (1938), Jennifer Grey (1960), George C. Scott (1927), Peter Dinklage (1969), David Scott (1932), and James Earl Ray (1928).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Daniel Goleman ranks 114Before him are Clifford D. Simak (1904), Jean M. Auel (1936), Hunter S. Thompson (1937), Clive Cussler (1931), William Gibson (1948), and Neale Donald Walsch (1943). After him are Sherwood Anderson (1876), Cormac McCarthy (1933), Will Durant (1885), Tess Gerritsen (1953), Edith Wharton (1862), and John Dickson Carr (1906).