Fernando Arrabal

1932 - Today

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Fernando Arrabal Terán (born August 11, 1932) is a Spanish playwright, screenwriter, film director, novelist, and poet. He was born in Melilla and settled in France in 1955. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fernando Arrabal has received more than 160,755 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Fernando Arrabal is the 1,144th most popular writer (up from 1,146th in 2019), the 366th most popular biography from Spain (down from 349th in 2019) and the 38th most popular Writer.

Fernando Arrabal is most famous for being a Spanish playwright and author. He was born in Melilla, a Spanish city in North Africa. He is most well known for his work as a playwright.

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Among writers, Fernando Arrabal ranks 1,144 out of 5,755Before him are Nikolai Leskov, Joseph Bédier, Raymond Radiguet, Catherine de Bourbon, Ivan Cankar, and Cosmas of Prague. After him are Vasily Zhukovsky, Ugo Foscolo, Emmanuelle Arsan, Giambattista Marino, Ilia Chavchavadze, and Thomas Mayne Reid.

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Among people born in 1932, Fernando Arrabal ranks 74Before him are Pierre-Gilles de Gennes, Thomas Klestil, Petula Clark, Walter Gilbert, Rainer Weiss, and Naina Yeltsina. After him are Emmanuelle Arsan, Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani, Shintaro Ishihara, Michael Smith, Oscar de la Renta, and Joe Zawinul.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Fernando Arrabal ranks 366 out of 2,932Before him are Francisco Largo Caballero (1869), Princess Marie Isabelle of Orléans (1848), Francisco Ferrer (1859), Al-Qurtubi (1214), Juan Negrín (1892), and Emilio Butragueño (1963). After him are Joan Laporta (1962), Eulalia of Barcelona (290), Antonio Soler (1729), Al-Bakri (1014), Peter I of Aragon and Pamplona (1068), and Rosalía de Castro (1837).

Among WRITERS In Spain

Among writers born in Spain, Fernando Arrabal ranks 38Before him are Prudentius (348), Jorge Semprún (1923), Bernardino de Sahagún (1499), Mercè Rodoreda (1908), Vicente Blasco Ibáñez (1867), and Joan Fuster (1922). After him are Rosalía de Castro (1837), Manuel Vázquez Montalbán (1939), Joseph Karo (1488), Joanot Martorell (1415), Arturo Pérez-Reverte (1951), and Don Juan Manuel (1282).

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