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 146,525 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Fernando Arrabal is the 1,146th most popular writer (up from 1,173rd in 2019), the 349th most popular biography from Spain (up from 364th in 2019) and the 38th most popular Spanish 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 1,146 out of 5,794Before him are Anthony Bourdain, Tarjei Vesaas, Rudolf von Sebottendorf, Lao She, Zhuanxu, and Leonid Andreyev. After him are Albert Barillé, Zenodotus, Bernardino de Sahagún, Charles Péguy, Pierre Larousse, and Michel Verne.

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Among people born in 1932, Fernando Arrabal ranks 75Before him are Lalo Schifrin, Rainer Weiss, Petula Clark, Vytautas Landsbergis, Thomas Klestil, and Pier Angeli. After him are Wolf Vostell, Walter Gilbert, Antonio Tejero, Benigno Aquino Jr., Michael Smith, and Oscar de la Renta.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Fernando Arrabal ranks 349 out of 2,595Before him are Andrés Iniesta (1984), Mary of Jesus de León y Delgado (1643), Fernando Alonso (1981), Hermenegild (564), Joan of Navarre, Queen of England (1368), and Infanta Luisa Fernanda, Duchess of Montpensier (1832). After him are Ernesto Valverde (1964), Bernardino de Sahagún (1499), Peter I of Aragon and Pamplona (1068), Enrique Simonet (1866), Francisco Largo Caballero (1869), and Narciso Yepes (1927).

Among WRITERS In Spain

Among writers born in Spain, Fernando Arrabal ranks 38Before him are Mercè Rodoreda (1908), Joan Fuster (1922), Juan Antonio Villacañas (1922), Vicente Blasco Ibáñez (1867), Joseph Karo (1488), and Rosalía de Castro (1837). After him are Bernardino de Sahagún (1499), Arturo Pérez-Reverte (1951), Garcilaso de la Vega (1501), Ausiàs March (1400), Manuel Vázquez Montalbán (1939), and Joanot Martorell (1415).

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