WRITER

John Varley

1947 - Today

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John Herbert Varley (born August 9, 1947) is an American science fiction writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Varley has received more than 16,117 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). John Varley is the 4,716th most popular writer (down from 4,160th in 2019), the 7,305th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,358th in 2019) and the 593rd most popular American Writer.

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  • 16k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.36

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.29

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.44

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, John Varley ranks 4,716 out of 5,794Before him are Marie Kondo, Karin Slaughter, Jeanette Winterson, Rita Mae Brown, Sándor Bródy, and Amelia Edwards. After him are Domiziana Giordano, Ivan Dmitriev, Katri Vala, Jeton Kelmendi, Nirmal Verma, and Ekaterine Gabashvili.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1947, John Varley ranks 459Before him are Hubert Védrine, Þorsteinn Pálsson, Heide Rosendahl, Bill Richardson, Bob Evans, and Marinho Peres. After him are Alexander Yakushev, Richard Palmer-James, Peter Chen, Meredith Baxter, Dominique Baratelli, and Kazuyoshi Hoshino.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Varley ranks 7,305 out of 15,968Before him are Barbara Broccoli (1960), Helen Kane (1904), Lawrence Summers (1954), Dave Franco (1985), Jeffrey Donovan (1968), and K. Eric Drexler (1955). After him are Charles Stark Draper (1901), Alexis Arquette (1969), Albina Osipowich (1911), Margaret E. Knight (1838), Jamie Kennedy (1970), and Scott Fahlman (1948).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, John Varley ranks 593Before him are Thomas Bailey Aldrich (1836), Diane di Prima (1934), Armistead Maupin (1944), John Piper (1946), Karin Slaughter (1971), and Rita Mae Brown (1944). After him are Marilynne Robinson (1943), William Blum (1933), Tony Hillerman (1925), Donald Richie (1924), David Brown (1916), and Ring Lardner (1885).