Ken Follett

1949 - Today

Ken Follett

Kenneth Martin Follett, (born 5 June 1949) is a Welsh author of thrillers and historical novels who has sold more than 160 million copies of his works. Many of his books have achieved high ranking on best seller lists. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ken Follett has received more than 1,696,350 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 418th most popular writer.

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  • 1.7M

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  • 67.06

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 47

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.94

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Ken Follett ranks 415 out of 4,883Before him are Vuk Karadžić, Alphonse de Lamartine, Tibullus, J. M. Barrie, Ludvig Holberg, and Henry IV of Castile. After him are Filippo Tommaso Marinetti, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Edward Said, Lysias, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and André Maurois.

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Among people born in 1949, Ken Follett ranks 20Before him are Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Anna Wintour, Lech Kaczyński, Bruce Springsteen, Abdullah Öcalan, and Maurice Gibb. After him are Jeff Bridges, Carlos the Jackal, Patrick Süskind, Jessica Lange, Bernard Arnault, and Slavoj Žižek.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ken Follett ranks 298 out of 5,347Before him are Thomas Andrews (1873), Alexander Pope (1688), Benny Hill (1924), David Suchet (1946), Ritchie Blackmore (1945), and J. M. Barrie (1860). After him are George Paget Thomson (1892), Robert Brown (1773), Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828), Robert Walpole (1676), William Laud (1573), and Jon Lord (1941).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Ken Follett ranks 42Before him are Christopher Marlowe (1564), G. K. Chesterton (1874), Harold Pinter (1930), John Galsworthy (1867), Alexander Pope (1688), and J. M. Barrie (1860). After him are Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828), William Wordsworth (1770), Enid Blyton (1897), Daphne du Maurier (1907), Thomas Paine (1737), and Anthony Burgess (1917).