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John Flanagan

1944 - Today

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John Anthony Flanagan (born 22 May 1944) is an Australian fantasy author best known for his medieval fantasy series, the Ranger's Apprentice series, and its sister series, the Brotherband Chronicles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Flanagan has received more than 33,278 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. John Flanagan is the 2,201st most popular writer, the 69th most popular biography from Australia and the 6th most popular Australian Writer.

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  • 33k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.43

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.71

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.75

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, John Flanagan ranks 2,201 out of 5,755Before him are Morgan Robertson, George Ohsawa, Walter of Châtillon, Juan Ruiz de Alarcón, Éric-Emmanuel Schmitt, and Matthew Arnold. After him are Édouard Drumont, Leonora Christina Ulfeldt, Sholem Asch, Umberto Saba, Gian Giorgio Trissino, and Kenneth Grahame.

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Among people born in 1944, John Flanagan ranks 194Before him are Ronald Lauder, Robert Powell, Everaldo, Hugo Gatti, Tsuyoshi Kunieda, and Jacques Doillon. After him are Jeffrey Tambor, Claude-Michel Schönberg, Richard Ford, Ron Huldai, Christine Chubbuck, and Goukouni Oueddei.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, John Flanagan ranks 69 out of 925Before him are Cassandra Harris (1948), Edward Cassidy (1924), Michael Hutchence (1960), Nellie Melba (1861), Thomas Keneally (1935), and Travis Fimmel (1979). After him are Nick Vujicic (1982), Germaine Greer (1939), Diane Cilento (1933), Miranda Otto (1967), Bryan Brown (1947), and Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark (1972).

Among WRITERS In Australia

Among writers born in Australia, John Flanagan ranks 6Before him are Colleen McCullough (1937), P. L. Travers (1899), James Clavell (1921), Rhonda Byrne (1945), and Thomas Keneally (1935). After him are Germaine Greer (1939), James Aldridge (1918), Morris West (1916), Elizabeth von Arnim (1866), Annette Kellermann (1887), and Gregory David Roberts (1952).