Gabriel Matzneff

1936 - Today

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Gabriel Matzneff (born 12 August 1936) is a French writer. He was the winner of the Mottard and Amic awards from the Académie française in 1987 and 2009 respectively, the Prix Renaudot essay in 2013 and the Prix Cazes in 2015. He described his pedophile and sexual tourism activities in several of his books as well as on his official website, and discussed them on television appearances. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gabriel Matzneff has received more than 209,718 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Gabriel Matzneff is the 2,379th most popular writer, the 2,506th most popular biography from France and the 330th most popular French Writer.

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  • 210k

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  • 64.32

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.25

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  • 2.47

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Gabriel Matzneff ranks 2,379 out of 5,794Before him are Karin Fossum, Christian Fürchtegott Gellert, María Elena Walsh, Umberto Saba, Katia Mann, and Juhani Aho. After him are Ji Kang, John Mandeville, Venceslaus Ulricus Hammershaimb, Marianne Fredriksson, Pavel Kohout, and Philo of Byblos.

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Among people born in 1936, Gabriel Matzneff ranks 166Before him are Vyacheslav Kebich, Canaan Banana, Bobby Darin, Glenn Murcutt, Charles Napier, and W. D. Hamilton. After him are Jan Gehl, Ziaur Rahman, Norma Aleandro, Hazem El Beblawi, Valentín Paniagua, and Eliahu Inbal.

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In France

Among people born in France, Gabriel Matzneff ranks 2,506 out of 5,234Before him are Michel de l'Hôpital (1505), Line Renaud (1928), Paul Lévy (1886), Antoine Bruni d'Entrecasteaux (1737), Charles du Fresne, sieur du Cange (1610), and Charles-Eugène Delaunay (1816). After him are Pierre Monteux (1875), George Onslow (1784), Lionel Terray (1921), François-Paul Brueys d'Aigalliers (1753), Jean Eustache (1938), and Pierre Rode (1774).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Gabriel Matzneff ranks 330Before him are Elif Shafak (1971), Paul Adam (1862), Varro Atacinus (-82), Gustave Aimard (1818), Georges Ohnet (1848), and Thomas of Britain (1200). After him are Jules Guesde (1845), Benoît de Sainte-Maure (1154), André Pieyre de Mandiargues (1909), Paul Féval, père (1816), Pierre Benoit (1886), and François Hotman (1524).