Hanif Kureishi

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Hanif Kureishi

Hanif Kureishi, CBE (born 5 December 1954) is a British playwright, screenwriter, filmmaker and novelist of Pakistani and English descent. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hanif Kureishi has received more than 400,999 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 4,035th most popular writer.

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  • 400k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 44.29

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.00

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.35

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Hanif Kureishi ranks 4,029 out of 4,883Before him are Ai Yazawa, Arthur Golden, Jurgis Baltrušaitis, Frank O'Hara, Kate Wilhelm, and Alan Ayckbourn. After him are Sofi Oksanen, Sergei Lukyanenko, Nikolai Klyuev, Daniel Silva, Rosa Montero, and Pentti Saarikoski.

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Among people born in 1954, Hanif Kureishi ranks 231Before him are Anthony Head, Bill Joy, Ted DiBiase, Dai Sijie, Marvelous Marvin Hagler, and Cliff Martinez. After him are Valery Gazzaev, Einar Már Guðmundsson, Don Wilson, John Michael Talbot, Larry Van Kriedt, and J. Michael Straczynski.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Hanif Kureishi ranks 3,092 out of 5,347Before him are Chris Lowe (1959), Christopher Cazenove (1943), Erskine Hamilton Childers (1905), Andy Bown (1946), Ron Moody (1924), and Brendan Rodgers (1973). After him are M.I.A. (1975), Benjamin Vulliamy (1747), Reginald Innes Pocock (1863), John Ireland (1879), Danny Blanchflower (1926), and Dan Stevens (1982).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Hanif Kureishi ranks 370Before him are George Holyoake (1817), Walter Savage Landor (1775), Michael Frayn (1933), David Garnett (1892), Stephen Leacock (1869), and Fay Weldon (1931). After him are Jonathan Coe (1961), Steven Moffat (1961), John of Worcester (1100), George William Russell (1867), Wilbert Awdry (1911), and Christiane Amanpour (1958).