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Julian Barnes

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Julian Patrick Barnes (born 19 January 1946) is an English writer. He won the Man Booker Prize in 2011 with The Sense of an Ending, having been shortlisted three times previously with Flaubert's Parrot, England, England, and Arthur & George. Barnes has also written crime fiction under the pseudonym Dan Kavanagh. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Julian Barnes has received more than 1,017,696 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Julian Barnes is the 802nd most popular writer (up from 933rd in 2019), the 649th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 725th in 2019) and the 74th most popular British Writer.

Julian Barnes is most famous for his novel, "The Sense of an Ending," which won the Man Booker Prize in 2011.

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Among writers, Julian Barnes ranks 802 out of 5,755Before him are Wole Soyinka, Nonnus, Juliette Récamier, Max Jacob, Virginia Satir, and Neale Donald Walsch. After him are Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de Sévigné, Ernest Thompson Seton, Gregory of Narek, Isabelle de Charrière, Ambrose Bierce, and Christopher Tolkien.

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Among people born in 1946, Julian Barnes ranks 73Before him are Daniel Libeskind, Ed O'Neill, John Woo, Peter Singer, Tim Curry, and Edita Gruberová. After him are Tansu Çiller, Laura Bush, Philip Pullman, Chris Slade, Ilie Năstase, and Lasse Hallström.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Julian Barnes ranks 649 out of 7,765Before him are John Surtees (1934), Andrew Wiles (1953), Louis Wain (1860), Henry Bessemer (1813), Henry Every (1659), and George Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon (1866). After him are Hugh Laurie (1959), Ernest Thompson Seton (1860), Brook Taylor (1685), Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick (1428), Christopher Tolkien (1924), and Muriel Spark (1918).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Julian Barnes ranks 74Before him are David Irving (1938), A. J. Cronin (1896), Aubrey Beardsley (1872), Ann Radcliffe (1764), Douglas Adams (1952), and Diana Wynne Jones (1934). After him are Ernest Thompson Seton (1860), Christopher Tolkien (1924), Muriel Spark (1918), Jane Hawking (1944), Philip Pullman (1946), and Ian McEwan (1948).