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Juan Carlos Onetti

1909 - 1994

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Juan Carlos Onetti Borges (July 1, 1909 – May 30, 1994) was a Uruguayan novelist and author of short stories. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Juan Carlos Onetti has received more than 124,096 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Juan Carlos Onetti is the 1,853rd most popular writer (down from 1,759th in 2019), the 32nd most popular biography from Uruguay (down from 27th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Uruguayan Writer.

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  • 39

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.27

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  • 4.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Juan Carlos Onetti ranks 1,853 out of 5,755Before him are Oswald von Wolkenstein, Laila Halme, Aristeas, Daṇḍin, Yvan Goll, and Michel Zevaco. After him are Étienne Dolet, Tristan Corbière, Khurshidbanu Natavan, George MacDonald, Tarjei Vesaas, and Dorothy L. Sayers.

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Among people born in 1909, Juan Carlos Onetti ranks 85Before him are Malcolm Lowry, Guy de Rothschild, Lester Young, Bernd Rosemeyer, Roberto Burle Marx, and Kinuyo Tanaka. After him are Ryszard Siwiec, William M. Branham, Stavros Niarchos, Shigeo Shingo, Edwin H. Land, and Eduard Wirths. Among people deceased in 1994, Juan Carlos Onetti ranks 95Before him are Derek Jarman, Harry Nilsson, Dick Sargent, Roberto Burle Marx, Innokenty Smoktunovsky, and Jack Unterweger. After him are Paisios of Mount Athos, Moana Pozzi, Andrés Escobar, Álvaro del Portillo, Luis Ocaña, and Baruch Goldstein.

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In Uruguay

Among people born in Uruguay, Juan Carlos Onetti ranks 32 out of 370Before him are Luisa Cuesta (1920), Pablo Dorado (1908), Horacio Quiroga (1878), Alberto Suppici (1898), Roque Máspoli (1917), and Juan María Bordaberry (1928). After him are Natalia Oreiro (1977), Julio María Sanguinetti (1936), Luis Alberto Lacalle (1941), Óscar Míguez (1927), Peregrino Anselmo (1902), and Jorge Batlle (1927).

Among WRITERS In Uruguay

Among writers born in Uruguay, Juan Carlos Onetti ranks 6Before him are Comte de Lautréamont (1846), Eduardo Galeano (1940), Mario Benedetti (1920), Jules Laforgue (1860), and Horacio Quiroga (1878). After him are Jules Supervielle (1884), Delmira Agustini (1886), Cristina Peri Rossi (1941), Juana de Ibarbourou (1892), Ida Vitale (1923), and José Enrique Rodó (1871).