WRITER

Greg Egan

1961 - Today

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Greg Egan (born 20 August 1961) is an Australian science fiction writer and amateur mathematician, best known for his works of hard science fiction. Egan has won multiple awards including the John W. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Greg Egan has received more than 353,509 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia. Greg Egan is the 4,389th most popular writer (down from 3,861st in 2019), the 171st most popular biography from Australia (down from 148th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Australian Writer.

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  • 350k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.68

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.19

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Greg Egan ranks 4,389 out of 5,794Before him are Herbert Achternbusch, Frank Heller, Karolina Světlá, Marilyn Ferguson, Dmitry Gulia, and Muriel Barbery. After him are Vladimir Dudintsev, Panyassis, Karel Sabina, Walter M. Miller Jr., Miguel Otero Silva, and John Braine.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1961, Greg Egan ranks 190Before him are Oleksandr Zavarov, Maggie Wheeler, Jonathan Coe, Doris Dragović, Koji Kondo, and Daniele Gatti. After him are Jörg Meuthen, Brian Orser, Steven Moffat, Lawrence Lessig, Randy Jackson, and Juan Carlos Osorio.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Greg Egan ranks 171 out of 790Before him are Emilie de Ravin (1981), Cadel Evans (1977), Quentin Bryce (1942), Teresa Palmer (1986), Markus Zusak (1975), and Jacinda Barrett (1972). After him are Mae Busch (1891), Deborra-Lee Furness (1955), Keith Michell (1926), Nathan Jones (1970), Bobby Pearce (1905), and Evonne Goolagong Cawley (1951).

Among WRITERS In Australia

Among writers born in Australia, Greg Egan ranks 14Before him are Annette Kellermann (1887), Germaine Greer (1939), James Aldridge (1918), Gregory David Roberts (1952), Peter Carey (1943), and Markus Zusak (1975). After him are Trudi Canavan (1969), Robert Hughes (1938), Patricia Wrightson (1921), Henry Lawson (1867), Banjo Paterson (1864), and Les Murray (1938).