Françoise Sagan

1935 - 2004

Françoise Sagan

Françoise Sagan (born Françoise Quoirez; 21 June 1935 – 24 September 2004) was a French playwright, novelist, and screenwriter. Sagan was known for works with strong romantic themes involving wealthy and disillusioned bourgeois characters. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Françoise Sagan has received more than 335,132 page views. Her biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 325th most popular writer.

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  • 340k

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  • 68.63

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  • 51

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.34

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

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Among writers, Françoise Sagan ranks 323 out of 4,883Before her are W. B. Yeats, Cassiodorus, Guillaume de Machaut, Karl May, Alejandro Jodorowsky, and Kenzaburō Ōe. After her are Gerhart Hauptmann, Elena Ferrante, Anne Brontë, Paul Celan, Nadine Gordimer, and André Malraux.

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Among people born in 1935, Françoise Sagan ranks 15Before her are Norman Foster, Baron Foster of Thames Bank, Hussein of Jordan, Julie Andrews, Arvo Pärt, Donald Sutherland, and Kenzaburō Ōe. After her are Bibi Andersson, Luis Suárez, Erich von Däniken, Edward Said, Theo Angelopoulos, and Ágota Kristóf. Among people deceased in 2004, Françoise Sagan ranks 9Before her are Marlon Brando, Ray Charles, Jacques Derrida, Juliana of the Netherlands, Francis Crick, and Henri Cartier-Bresson. After her are Czesław Miłosz, Peter Ustinov, Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, Ahmed Yassin, Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, and Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester.

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In France

Among people born in France, Françoise Sagan ranks 362 out of 4,109Before her are Alexis Carrel (1873), Elisabeth of France (1602), Joseph Marie Jacquard (1752), Josquin des Prez (1450), Guillaume de Machaut (1300), and Claude Bernard (1813). After her are Carlo Buonaparte (1746), André Malraux (1901), Mireille Mathieu (1946), Claude of France (1499), Eugène François Vidocq (1775), and Philippe Noiret (1930).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Françoise Sagan ranks 58Before her are François Mauriac (1885), Marguerite de Navarre (1492), Roger Martin du Gard (1881), J. M. G. Le Clézio (1940), Paul Valéry (1871), and Guillaume de Machaut (1300). After her are André Malraux (1901), Jean Genet (1910), Patrick Modiano (1945), Georges Bataille (1897), Hector Malot (1830), and Théophile Gautier (1811).

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