Donald Richie

1924 - 2013

Donald Richie

Donald Richie (17 April 1924 – 19 February 2013) was an American-born author who wrote about the Japanese people, the culture of Japan, and especially Japanese cinema. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Donald Richie has received more than 91,336 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 4,144th most popular writer.

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  • 91k

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  • 43.30

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.31

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.04

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Donald Richie ranks 4,137 out of 4,883Before him are Carl Amery, Brian Herbert, Marie Kondo, Robert Cormier, Trudi Canavan, and Juan José Millás. After him are Boris Lavrenyov, Martin Suter, Antonín Sova, Leslie Charteris, Miljenko Jergović, and Agnieszka Osiecka.

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Among people born in 1924, Donald Richie ranks 268Before him are Paul Shan Kuo-hsi, Buddy Hackett, Lennart Samuelsson, Johnson Aguiyi-Ironsi, Antoine Cuissard, and Humberto Fernández-Morán. After him are Priscilla Pointer, Stanley Jaki, Leslie Phillips, Joseph Nérette, David Cox, and Jackie Milburn. Among people deceased in 2013, Donald Richie ranks 285Before him are Bert Stern, Chico Hamilton, Walter Jens, Stan Musial, Aleksei Balabanov, and Hartmut Briesenick. After him are Joseph Paul Franklin, Jean Stapleton, Trevor Bolder, Henry Taylor, Harry Reems, and Walt Bellamy.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Donald Richie ranks 6,217 out of 12,171Before him are John Kander (1927), Guy Kawasaki (1954), Lori Loughlin (1964), A. P. Hill (1825), William Clothier (1881), and Kayden Kross (1985). After him are Rory Calhoun (null), Charles Wallace Richmond (1868), Bella Thorne (1997), Joseph Paul Franklin (1950), Larry Graham (1946), and Kenneth Lay (1942).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Donald Richie ranks 505Before him are Louis Sachar (1954), Candace Bushnell (1958), Melissa Mathison (1950), Louella Parsons (1881), Brian Herbert (1947), and Robert Cormier (1925). After him are Christopher Paolini (1983), Ben Bova (1932), Rick Warren (1954), John Varley (1947), Bell hooks (1952), and Aaron Sorkin (1961).