David Benioff

1970 - Today

David Benioff

David Benioff Friedman ( ; born September 25, 1970), better known by his pen name David Benioff, is an American screenwriter and television producer, writer, and director. Along with his collaborator D. B. Weiss, he is best-known as co-creator, showrunner, and writer of Game of Thrones (2011–2019), the HBO adaptation of George R. R. Martin's series of books A Song of Ice and Fire. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Benioff has received more than 4,389,133 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,683rd most popular writer.

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  • 4.4M

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  • 46.55

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.03

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.94

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, David Benioff ranks 3,678 out of 4,883Before him are Charles Montagu Doughty, Rachel de Queiroz, Maksim Tank, Antoni Lange, Vincenzo Cerami, and C. J. Cherryh. After him are Anne Applebaum, Charlie Kaufman, Pencho Slaveykov, Eric Frank Russell, Thomas Dekker, and Len Deighton.

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Among people born in 1970, David Benioff ranks 85Before him are Mädchen Amick, Anna Maria Jopek, Lara Flynn Boyle, Chris Jericho, Naomi Klein, and Leila Pahlavi. After him are Rick Hoffman, Bellamy Young, Barry Pepper, Saulius Skvernelis, Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and Fazıl Say.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David Benioff ranks 4,850 out of 12,171Before him are C. J. Cherryh (1942), Buckethead (1969), Cesar Chavez (1927), David Smith (null), Bobby Bland (1930), and Regis Philbin (1931). After him are Rita Coolidge (1945), Anne Applebaum (1964), Ethel Merman (1908), Charlie Kaufman (1958), Edna Parker (1893), and Eric Betzig (1960).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, David Benioff ranks 417Before him are David Crane (1957), Richard Scarry (1919), John Gray (1951), Russell Kirk (1918), Jack Finney (1911), and C. J. Cherryh (1942). After him are Anne Applebaum (1964), Charlie Kaufman (1958), Norman Spinrad (1940), Camille Paglia (1947), Chaim Potok (1929), and Edmund Wilson (null).