Howard Jacobson

1942 - Today

Howard Jacobson

Howard Eric Jacobson (born 25 August 1942) is a British novelist and journalist. He is known for writing comic novels that often revolve around the dilemmas of British Jewish characters. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Howard Jacobson has received more than 230,918 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 4,222nd most popular writer.

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  • 230k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 42.32

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.77

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.73

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Howard Jacobson ranks 4,216 out of 4,883Before him are Marmaduke Pickthall, Éric Zemmour, Luigi Galleani, Rufus Wilmot Griswold, Cyril Collard, and Riaz Ahmed Gohar Shahi. After him are Virginie Despentes, Scott O'Dell, Colm Tóibín, Nicholas Meyer, Atiq Rahimi, and Michael Scott.

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Among people born in 1942, Howard Jacobson ranks 389Before him are Svetlana Gannushkina, Ramiro de León Carpio, Edwin Starr, Heidemarie Wieczorek-Zeul, Jonathan Williams, and Eddie Kramer. After him are Yvette Mimieux, John E. Blaha, Quentin Bryce, Colin Groves, Carol Lynley, and Vladimir Yermoshin.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Howard Jacobson ranks 3,417 out of 5,347Before him are Kaya Scodelario (1992), Iwan Rheon (1985), Alastair Windsor, 2nd Duke of Connaught and Strathearn (1914), Christian Horner (1973), Gordon Pirie (1931), and Annabelle Wallis (null). After him are Stephen Moyer (1969), Gavin Harrison (1963), Williamina Fleming (1857), Richard Knill Freeman (1840), George Cohen (1939), and Philip Massinger (1583).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Howard Jacobson ranks 400Before him are Joanne Harris (1964), Michael Morpurgo (1943), Stephen Spender (1909), Anthony Powell (1905), Terence Rattigan (1911), and Marmaduke Pickthall (1875). After him are Philip Massinger (1583), Izaak Walton (1593), William Harrison Ainsworth (1805), Aubrey de Grey (1963), George Crabbe (1754), and Sarah Waters (1966).