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Jeanette Winterson

1959 - Today

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Jeanette Winterson (born 27 August 1959) is an English writer. Her first book, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit, was a semi-autobiographical novel about a sensitive teenage girl rebelling against convention. Other novels explore gender polarities and sexual identity and later ones the relations between humans and technology. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jeanette Winterson has received more than 816,139 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Jeanette Winterson is the 5,131st most popular writer (down from 4,708th in 2019), the 4,008th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,746th in 2019) and the 453rd most popular British Writer.

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  • 820k

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  • 44.69

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.55

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.64

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Jeanette Winterson ranks 5,131 out of 5,755Before her are Juris Alunāns, Frank Heller, Armand Lanoux, Helen Prejean, Susan Blackmore, and Holly Black. After her are József Bajza, Lina Morgenstern, Antoni Lange, Arnulf Øverland, Memnon of Heraclea, and Frank O'Hara.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1959, Jeanette Winterson ranks 280Before her are Susanna Clarke, Charlie Murphy, Tom Arnold, Ashlyn Gere, Andrey Belousov, and Cherie Currie. After her are Crin Antonescu, Rineke Dijkstra, Zoé Valdés, Wolfgang Rolff, Raf, and Chris Hadfield.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jeanette Winterson ranks 4,008 out of 7,765Before her are Chris Bonington (1934), Susan Blackmore (1951), Paul Gallagher (1954), Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer (1857), Miles Dempsey (1896), and Mary Moser (1744). After her are Alex Salmond (1954), Mark Herman (1954), Mary Everest Boole (1832), John Loder (1898), Christopher Cockerell (1910), and Carole Shelley (1939).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Jeanette Winterson ranks 453Before her are Marie Belloc Lowndes (1868), Susanna Clarke (1959), Barbara Pym (1913), Richard Llewellyn (1906), Richard K. Morgan (1965), and Susan Blackmore (1951). After her are Michael Frayn (1933), Alan Woods (1944), Izaak Walton (1593), Frederick Rolfe (1860), Bruno Heller (1960), and Roger Ascham (1515).

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