WRITER

Henri Troyat

1911 - 2007

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Henri Troyat (born Lev Aslanovich Tarasov; 1 November [O.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henri Troyat has received more than 84,102 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Henri Troyat is the 991st most popular writer (down from 955th in 2019), the 362nd most popular biography from Russia (down from 310th in 2019) and the 37th most popular Writer.

Henri Troyat is most famous for his biographies of Leo Tolstoy, Ivan Turgenev, and Fyodor Dostoevsky.

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  • 84k

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  • 61.13

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 42

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.80

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.55

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Henri Troyat ranks 991 out of 5,755Before him are William Gibson, Lucius Accius, Martha Gellhorn, Marguerite Porete, Katherine Mansfield, and John William Polidori. After him are Inca Garcilaso de la Vega, Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff, Hunter S. Thompson, Saint Gall, Elsa Morante, and Marcus Manilius.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1911, Henri Troyat ranks 51Before him are Niels Kaj Jerne, Cantinflas, Louise Bourgeois, Vincent Price, Bruno Kreisky, and Robert Taylor. After him are Ernesto Sabato, Karl Silberbauer, Alfred Naujocks, Nicholas Ray, Klaus Fuchs, and Lucille Ball. Among people deceased in 2007, Henri Troyat ranks 34Before him are Richard Rorty, Abdul Rahman Arif, Paul Lauterbur, Stanley Miller, Lois Maxwell, and Marcheline Bertrand. After him are Pierre-Gilles de Gennes, Vladimir Kryuchkov, Arthur Kornberg, Paul Watzlawick, Jane Wyman, and Robert Jordan.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Henri Troyat ranks 362 out of 3,262Before him are Anton Arensky (1861), Yakov Yurovsky (1878), Léon Theremin (1896), Galina Ulanova (1910), Dmitry Pavlov (1897), and Viktor Kulikov (1921). After him are Sergey Ilyushin (1894), Vasily Dokuchaev (1846), Vladimir Kryuchkov (1924), Nikolay Karamzin (1766), Anna Netrebko (1971), and Vera Menchik (1906).

Among WRITERS In Russia

Among writers born in Russia, Henri Troyat ranks 37Before him are Fyodor Tyutchev (1803), Viktor Shklovsky (1893), Varlam Shalamov (1907), Colmar Freiherr von der Goltz (1843), Yevgeny Yevtushenko (1933), and Arthur Adamov (1908). After him are Nikolay Karamzin (1766), Bulat Okudzhava (1924), Velimir Khlebnikov (1885), Leonid Andreyev (1871), Sergey Mikhalkov (1913), and Andrei Bely (1880).