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John Gardner

1933 - 1982

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John Champlin Gardner Jr. (July 21, 1933 – September 14, 1982) was an American novelist, essayist, literary critic and university professor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Gardner has received more than 41,360 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. John Gardner is the 4,520th most popular writer, the 6,693rd most popular biography from United States and the 554th most popular American Writer.

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  • 41k

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  • 58.22

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  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.25

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.84

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, John Gardner ranks 4,520 out of 5,794Before him are Patrick Rothfuss, Abaz Arslanagić, Krishan Chander, Javier Cercas, Adolf Muschg, and Mari Jungstedt. After him are Alexander Vampilov, Abdülhak Hâmid Tarhan, Roger Ascham, Jorge Edwards, Júlia Szendrey, and Giovanni Arpino.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1933, John Gardner ranks 314Before him are Tim Conway, Akira Endo, Celso Torrelio, Semyon Farada, Keiko Awaji, and Bengt Berndtsson. After him are Mike Larrabee, James Wolfensohn, Horst Faas, Richard Williams, Svetlana Velmar-Janković, and Nate Brooks. Among people deceased in 1982, John Gardner ranks 184Before him are Eino Penttilä, Jimmy McGrory, Leonid Spirin, Eleanor Powell, Otto von Porat, and Boris Andreyev. After him are Satchel Paige, Hércules de Miranda, Dominique Dunne, Willy Busch, Stanley Holloway, and Ivan Mariz.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Gardner ranks 6,693 out of 15,968Before him are Mirabeau B. Lamar (1798), Kerry Washington (1977), Elliott Smith (1969), Dane DeHaan (1986), Jello Biafra (1958), and Martin Donovan (1957). After him are Frank J. Sprague (1857), Connie Britton (1967), Tim Blake Nelson (1964), Edie McClurg (1951), Bob Falkenburg (1926), and Christopher Judge (1964).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, John Gardner ranks 554Before him are Helen Prejean (1939), Elaine May (1932), Louella Parsons (1881), Madeleine L'Engle (1918), Dee Brown (1908), and Patrick Rothfuss (1973). After him are Marc Okrand (1948), Elizabeth Gilbert (1969), Stephen Hunter (1946), Richard Scarry (1919), Philip Agee (1935), and William Cullen Bryant (1794).