Grant Allen

1848 - 1899

Grant Allen

Charles Grant Blairfindie Allen (February 24, 1848 – October 25, 1899) was a Canadian science writer and novelist, educated in England. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Grant Allen has received more than 66,156 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,693rd most popular writer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 66k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 46.51

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.57

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Grant Allen ranks 3,687 out of 4,883Before him are Eric Frank Russell, Thomas Dekker, Len Deighton, Bernardo Guimarães, Constantin von Wurzbach, and Shakuntala Devi. After him are Kedarnath Singh, Quim Monzó, Norman Spinrad, Meir Shalev, Aleksei Kruchyonykh, and Wang Guowei.

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Among people born in 1848, Grant Allen ranks 69Before him are Hubert Parry, Sándor Wekerle, Belle Starr, Gunnar Knudsen, Elia Millosevich, and Ioan Slavici. After him are Josef Václav Myslbek, Otto Bütschli, Henry Augustus Rowland, Amos Burn, Matthew Webb, and Raimundo Fernández-Villaverde. Among people deceased in 1899, Grant Allen ranks 50Before him are Lascăr Catargiu, José Ferraz de Almeida Júnior, Ulises Heureaux, Antonio Luna, Robert G. Ingersoll, and Klaus Groth. After him are Karolina Světlá, Princess Adelheid of Schaumburg-Lippe, Horatio Alger, Monier Monier-Williams, Elliott Coues, and Juan Luna.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Grant Allen ranks 254 out of 840Before him are Anne Hébert (1916), Lothaire Bluteau (1957), Lawrence Lambe (1863), Percy Williams (1908), Shyla Stylez (1982), and Brian Orser (1961). After him are Catherine O'Hara (1954), Patrick J. Adams (1981), Michael Ontkean (1946), Neil Peart (1952), Barry Pepper (1970), and Jessalyn Gilsig (1971).

Among WRITERS In Canada

Among writers born in Canada, Grant Allen ranks 17Before him are David Morrell (1943), Gordon R. Dickson (1923), Gabrielle Roy (1909), Mordecai Richler (1931), Naomi Klein (1970), and Anne Hébert (1916). After him are Steven Erikson (1959), Wyndham Lewis (1882), Robertson Davies (1913), Sven Delblanc (1931), Michel Tremblay (1942), and George Woodcock (1912).

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