Daniel Quinn

1935 - 2018

Daniel Quinn

Daniel Clarence Quinn (October 11, 1935 – February 17, 2018) was an American author (primarily, novelist and fabulist), cultural critic, and publisher of educational texts, best known for his novel Ishmael, which won the Turner Tomorrow Fellowship Award in 1991 and was published the following year. Quinn's ideas are popularly associated with environmentalism, though he criticized this term for portraying the environment as separate from human life, thus creating a false dichotomy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Daniel Quinn has received more than 233,790 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 4,213th most popular writer.

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.88

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.77

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Daniel Quinn ranks 4,206 out of 4,883Before him are Stephen Spender, Anthony Powell, Amy Tan, Ernie Pyle, Avram Davidson, and Stephen Hunter. After him are Terence Rattigan, Manuel Curros Enríquez, Marmaduke Pickthall, Éric Zemmour, Luigi Galleani, and Rufus Wilmot Griswold.

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Among people born in 1935, Daniel Quinn ranks 278Before him are Yuri Titov, Mal Anderson, Justin Francis Rigali, Karen Spärck Jones, Jack McDevitt, and A. J. Foyt. After him are Carol Kaye, Susan Cooper, Michael Chapman, Anaid Iplicjian, Carol Shields, and Jim Hall. Among people deceased in 2018, Daniel Quinn ranks 316Before him are Hal Greer, Yurik Vardanyan, Connie Sawyer, Peter Sutherland, Alberto Fouilloux, and Aleksei Paramonov. After him are Mort Walker, Mac Miller, Apisai Ielemia, Douglas Rain, John Miles, and E. C. George Sudarshan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Daniel Quinn ranks 6,565 out of 12,171Before him are Robert Armstrong (1890), Elizabeth Berkley (1972), Amy Acker (1976), Stephen Hunter (1946), Edward Seaga (1930), and A. J. Foyt (1935). After him are James Worthy (1961), Sandra Harding (null), Natalie Talmadge (1896), Meg Whitman (1956), Sheila E. (1957), and Stubby Kaye (1918).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Daniel Quinn ranks 522Before him are Louis L'Amour (1908), John Berryman (1914), Amy Tan (1952), Ernie Pyle (1900), Avram Davidson (1923), and Stephen Hunter (1946). After him are Rufus Wilmot Griswold (1815), Nicholas Meyer (1945), Joel Chandler Harris (1848), Robert Bly (1926), Kathy Acker (1947), and Zitkala-Sa (1876).