Gregory David Roberts

1952 - Today

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Gregory David Roberts (born Gregory John Peter Smith; 21 June 1952) is an Australian author best known for his novel Shantaram. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gregory David Roberts has received more than 968,718 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Gregory David Roberts is the 3,471st most popular writer, the 112th most popular biography from Australia and the 11th most popular Australian Writer.

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  • 970k

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  • 61.29

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.01

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Gregory David Roberts ranks 3,471 out of 5,794Before him are Mikheil Javakhishvili, Jalal Al-e-Ahmad, Duchess Agnes of Württemberg, Lajos Kassák, Ioan Slavici, and Rūdolfs Blaumanis. After him are Iain Banks, Pedro Juan Gutiérrez, Paul Johnson, Jens Bjørneboe, Joan Alcover, and Minette Walters.

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Among people born in 1952, Gregory David Roberts ranks 211Before him are Johnny Thunders, Christopher Doyle, Semyon Bychkov, Wim Rijsbergen, Zdeněk Nehoda, and Bernard Lacombe. After him are Benny Urquidez, Péter Erdő, George Gervin, Paul Reubens, Kees Kist, and Renaud.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Gregory David Roberts ranks 112 out of 790Before him are Mark Evans (1956), David Hurley (1953), James Harrison (1936), Ron Mueck (1958), Christopher Doyle (1952), and Terence Tao (1975). After him are Percy Grainger (1882), Miranda Kerr (1983), Don Bradman (1908), Peter Cosgrove (1947), Bob Hawke (1929), and Jack Crawford (1908).

Among WRITERS In Australia

Among writers born in Australia, Gregory David Roberts ranks 11Before him are Rhonda Byrne (1945), Morris West (1916), Elizabeth von Arnim (1866), Annette Kellermann (1887), Germaine Greer (1939), and James Aldridge (1918). After him are Peter Carey (1943), Markus Zusak (1975), Greg Egan (1961), Trudi Canavan (1969), Robert Hughes (1938), and Patricia Wrightson (1921).