Klaus Rifbjerg

1931 - 2015

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Klaus Rifbjerg (15 December 1931 – 4 April 2015) was a Danish writer. He authored more than 170 novels, books and essays. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Klaus Rifbjerg has received more than 51,548 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Klaus Rifbjerg is the 4,137th most popular writer (up from 4,419th in 2019), the 413th most popular biography from Denmark (up from 432nd in 2019) and the 39th most popular Danish Writer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 52k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.93

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.65

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.41

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

Description and travel, Travel
Lonni og Karl
Hvad en mand har brug for
Anna (jeg) Anna

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Over the past year Klaus Rifbjerg has had the most page views in the with 19,225 views, followed by English (4,625), and German (1,128). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are (125.94%), Egyptian Arabic (122.70%), and Volapük (117.09%)


Among writers, Klaus Rifbjerg ranks 4,137 out of 7,302Before him are Jurek Becker, Tommaso Landolfi, Brigitte Hamann, Andrée Chedid, Dominique Fernandez, and Kathy Acker. After him are Aleksey Koltsov, Mirza Khazar, Detlev von Liliencron, Peter Dickinson, René Wellek, and Johann von Rist.

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Among people born in 1931, Klaus Rifbjerg ranks 302Before him are Elias M. Stein, Willie Mays, Irwin Winkler, Shunichiro Okano, Guido Messina, and Cemal Süreya. After him are Kenny Burrell, Vlastimil Bubník, Phil Woods, Dorian Gray, David Cherkassky, and Ichirō Nagai. Among people deceased in 2015, Klaus Rifbjerg ranks 246Before him are Lynn Anderson, Geoffrey Howe, Robert Chartoff, Corneliu Vadim Tudor, Jackie Collins, and Angelo Anquilletti. After him are Peter Dickinson, Giacomo Biffi, Vlastimil Bubník, Phil Woods, Yogi Berra, and László Paskai.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Klaus Rifbjerg ranks 413 out of 1,032Before him are Theodor Philipsen (1840), L. A. Ring (1854), Richard Martin West (1941), Jens Ferdinand Willumsen (1864), Robert Jacobsen (1912), and Jacob Ellehammer (1871). After him are Viggo Johansen (1851), Thomas Bo Larsen (1963), Jan Heintze (1963), Nicolas Winding Refn (1970), Gustav Winckler (1925), and Karl Madsen (1855).

Among WRITERS In Denmark

Among writers born in Denmark, Klaus Rifbjerg ranks 39Before him are Bernhard Severin Ingemann (1789), Johan Ludvig Heiberg (1791), Peter Andreas Heiberg (1758), Lise Nørgaard (1917), Ari Behn (1972), and Karin Michaëlis (1872). After him are Steen Steensen Blicher (1782), Ole Lund Kirkegaard (1940), Henrik Nordbrandt (1945), Peer Hultberg (1935), Villy Sørensen (1929), and Hans Christian Branner (1903).