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John Green

1977 - Today

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John Michael Green (born August 24, 1977) is an American author, YouTuber, podcaster, and philanthropist. His books have more than 50 million copies in print worldwide, including The Fault in Our Stars (2012), which is one of the best-selling books of all time. Green's rapid rise to fame and idiosyncratic voice are credited with creating a major shift in the young adult fiction market. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Green has received more than 1,553,785 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 52 in 2019). John Green is the 4,883rd most popular writer (down from 4,314th in 2019), the 7,145th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,177th in 2019) and the 585th most popular American Writer.

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  • 1.6M

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  • 45.65

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 53

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.74

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.19

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, John Green ranks 4,883 out of 5,755Before him are Simon Gregorčič, José Manuel Caballero, Maria Pawlikowska-Jasnorzewska, Rita Mae Brown, Adolf Born, and José Burgos. After him are Gamal El-Ghitani, Johan Henric Kellgren, Nataliya Kobrynska, John Braine, Tomás António Gonzaga, and Vladimir Dudintsev.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1977, John Green ranks 107Before him are Imogen Heap, Olof Mellberg, David Dastmalchian, Natalia Gavrilița, Ravshan Irmatov, and Giorgia Meloni. After him are Melanie Lynskey, James Van Der Beek, Phil Neville, Colin Hanks, Samantha Cristoforetti, and Adam Małysz.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Green ranks 7,145 out of 18,182Before him are Tom M. Apostol (1923), Benjamin Butler (1818), Rita Mae Brown (1944), Johnnie Parsons (1918), Jessica Simpson (1980), and Joe Bryant (1954). After him are Loni Anderson (1945), Robert A. Taft (1889), Rashida Jones (1976), Gardner Fox (1911), Alan Helffrich (1900), and Keri Russell (1976).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, John Green ranks 585Before him are Dee Brown (1908), John Keel (1930), L. J. Smith (1965), Kenneth Copeland (1936), Karin Slaughter (1971), and Rita Mae Brown (1944). After him are Tom Peters (1942), Ted Chiang (1967), Lester del Rey (1915), Ring Lardner (1885), Joel Chandler Harris (1848), and Madeleine L'Engle (1918).

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