Juan Goytisolo

1931 - 2017

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Juan Goytisolo Gay (6 January 1931 – 4 June 2017) was a Spanish poet, essayist, and novelist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Juan Goytisolo has received more than 102,545 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Juan Goytisolo is the 1,878th most popular writer (down from 1,680th in 2019), the 627th most popular biography from Spain (down from 545th in 2019) and the 72nd most popular Spanish Writer.

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Among writers, Juan Goytisolo ranks 1,878 out of 5,794Before him are Sergei Dovlatov, Morgan Robertson, Jean-Baptiste Henri Lacordaire, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Vazha-Pshavela, and Jean Bolland. After him are Christian Jacq, John Kennedy Toole, Johann Jakob Bodmer, John Tzetzes, Heinz G. Konsalik, and Augustus the Younger, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg.

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Among people born in 1931, Juan Goytisolo ranks 122Before him are James Tolkan, Thorvald Stoltenberg, Ken Takakura, Rolf Hochhuth, Zeki Müren, and Marianne Koch. After him are Magali Noël, Peter Collins, Vizma Belševica, Lamberto Dini, Gennady Rozhdestvensky, and Jan Troell. Among people deceased in 2017, Juan Goytisolo ranks 115Before him are Tomas Milian, Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Christine Keeler, Pierre Henry, John Heard, and George Young. After him are Richard Anderson, Bill Paxton, Tsutomu Hata, Hans Schäfer, Anne Golon, and Robert James Waller.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Juan Goytisolo ranks 627 out of 2,595Before him are Kiti Mánver (1953), Pedro Arrupe (1907), Francisco Herrera the Elder (1576), Álvaro del Portillo (1914), Juvencus (400), and Infanta Amalia of Spain (1834). After him are Manuel Fraga (1922), Fernando de Rojas (1470), Adelina Patti (1843), Bonosus (300), Ferdinand de la Cerda (1255), and Antonio Cánovas del Castillo (1828).

Among WRITERS In Spain

Among writers born in Spain, Juan Goytisolo ranks 72Before him are Luis de León (1527), Jorge Manrique (1440), Cristóbal de Morales (1600), Mariano José de Larra (1809), Jaume Cabré (1947), and Juvencus (400). After him are Fernando de Rojas (1470), Ana María Matute (1925), Abbot Oliba (971), Abraham ibn Daud (1110), Mateo Alemán (1547), and Abu Hamid al-Gharnati (1080).