Joel Osteen

1963 - Today

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Joel Scott Osteen (born March 5, 1963) is an American multimillionaire pastor, televangelist, businessman and author, based in Houston, Texas. As of 2018, Osteen's televised sermons were seen by approximately 10 million viewers in the US and several million more in over 100 countries weekly. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joel Osteen has received more than 7,734,123 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Joel Osteen is the 5,271st most popular writer (down from 4,537th in 2019), the 10,397th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,388th in 2019) and the 786th most popular American Writer.

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  • 7.7M

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  • 53.19

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  • 20

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  • 1.76

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  • 3.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Joel Osteen ranks 5,271 out of 5,794Before him are Lydia Maria Child, Frederica Sagor Maas, Ben Okri, Tõnu Õnnepalu, Wayne C. Booth, and Max Hastings. After him are James Dickey, Leïla Slimani, Beverly Cleary, Norman Podhoretz, Jáchym Topol, and Vikram Seth.

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Among people born in 1963, Joel Osteen ranks 465Before him are Damian Chapa, Lisa Rinna, Betsy Russell, Andrea Sawatzki, Conrad Lant, and Bret Michaels. After him are Jimmy DeGrasso, Milko Djurovski, Pamela Bach, Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson, Daniel Bravo, and Gianfranco Rosi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Joel Osteen ranks 10,397 out of 15,968Before him are Robert Wuhl (1951), Juice Newton (1952), Ross Marquand (1981), Eric Balfour (1977), Ben Moody (1981), and Tom Aldredge (1928). After him are Jimmy DeGrasso (1963), John Hiatt (1952), Jennifer Rubin (1962), Emma Caulfield (1973), Timmy Mayer (1938), and James Dickey (1923).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Joel Osteen ranks 786Before him are Studs Terkel (1912), Damon Lindelof (1973), Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872), Lydia Maria Child (1802), Frederica Sagor Maas (1900), and Wayne C. Booth (1921). After him are James Dickey (1923), Beverly Cleary (1916), Norman Podhoretz (1930), Thomas Beatie (1974), Julia Alvarez (1950), and James Weldon Johnson (1871).

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