Fernando del Paso

1935 - 2018

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Fernando del Paso Morante audio (April 1, 1935 – November 14, 2018) was a Mexican novelist, essayist and poet. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fernando del Paso has received more than 44,425 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Fernando del Paso is the 3,850th most popular writer (down from 3,499th in 2019), the 182nd most popular biography from Mexico (down from 158th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Mexican Writer.

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  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.11

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  • 3.38

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Fernando del Paso ranks 3,850 out of 5,794Before him are Irakli Abashidze, Sandra Brown, Botho Strauß, Faiz Ahmad Faiz, Abel Bonnard, and Hermann Kesten. After him are Jurgis Baltrušaitis, Vera Komissarzhevskaya, Mary McCarthy, Lyuben Karavelov, Robert Garnier, and Georges Courteline.

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Among people born in 1935, Fernando del Paso ranks 261Before him are Imre Makovecz, Alfrēds Rubiks, Yıldırım Akbulut, Régine Deforges, Gary Peacock, and Sandy Koufax. After him are Johnny Mathis, Oscar Panno, Ben Vautier, Victor J. Stenger, Mohammed Basindawa, and Lee Hoi-chang. Among people deceased in 2018, Fernando del Paso ranks 240Before him are Tony Joe White, Zvonko Bego, Shinobu Hashimoto, Warwick Estevam Kerr, Morris Halle, and Rolf Hoppe. After him are Tomasz Stańko, Lucho Gatica, Andrei Bitov, Dave Holland, Tommy Lawrence, and Rosenda Monteros.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Fernando del Paso ranks 182 out of 487Before him are Manuel Rosas (1912), Maite Perroni (1983), Kate del Castillo (1972), Juan Carreño (1909), Lola Beltrán (1932), and Norberto Rivera Carrera (1942). After him are Juan N. Méndez (1820), Adela Noriega (1969), Mariano Paredes (1797), Lucas Alamán (1792), Rosenda Monteros (1935), and Jorge Ibargüengoitia (1928).

Among WRITERS In Mexico

Among writers born in Mexico, Fernando del Paso ranks 13Before him are Laura Esquivel (1950), Amado Nervo (1870), José Emilio Pacheco (1939), Cesar Millan (1969), Mariano Azuela (1873), and Ignacio Manuel Altamirano (1834). After him are Jorge Ibargüengoitia (1928), Carlos Monsiváis (1938), José Joaquín Fernández de Lizardi (1776), Juan José Arreola (1921), Guillermo Arriaga (1958), and Don Miguel Ruiz (1952).

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