Jonas Jonasson

1961 - Today

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Pär-Ola Jonas Jonasson (born Per Ola Jonasson; 6 July 1961) is a Swedish journalist and writer, best known as the author of the best-seller The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jonas Jonasson has received more than 248,258 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Jonas Jonasson is the 2,796th most popular writer (down from 2,657th in 2019), the 386th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 372nd in 2019) and the 36th most popular Swedish Writer.

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  • 26

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  • 1.76

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Among writers, Jonas Jonasson ranks 2,796 out of 5,794Before him are Charles Lamb, Michel Ocelot, Catulle Mendès, Bragi Boddason, Bronisława Wajs, and Benjamin Fondane. After him are Hilaire Belloc, Borislav Pekić, Kató Lomb, Valentin Rasputin, Naoya Shiga, and Joyce Meyer.

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Among people born in 1961, Jonas Jonasson ranks 89Before him are Bernard Werber, Guido Westerwelle, Frans Timmermans, Melissa Etheridge, Christopher Atkins, and Tony Rominger. After him are Christopher Meloni, Joseph Kony, Liam Cunningham, Tom Sizemore, Vince Neil, and Jimmy Somerville.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Jonas Jonasson ranks 386 out of 1,296Before him are Artur Lundkvist (1906), Ingeborg Magnusdotter of Sweden (1277), Sofia Helin (1972), Alicia Vikander (1988), Mikkey Dee (1963), and Rolf Lassgård (1955). After him are Jan Johansson (1931), Daniel Solander (1733), Olof Swartz (1760), Nils von Kantzow (1885), Ivan Eklind (1905), and Carl Milles (1875).

Among WRITERS In Sweden

Among writers born in Sweden, Jonas Jonasson ranks 36Before him are Liza Marklund (1962), Carl Jonas Love Almqvist (1793), Georg Stiernhielm (1598), Sven Nordqvist (1946), Kristina Lugn (1948), and Artur Lundkvist (1906). After him are Gunnar Ekelöf (1907), Erik Gustaf Geijer (1783), Esaias Tegnér (1782), David Lagercrantz (1962), Åsa Larsson (1966), and Per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom (1790).