Lyudmila Ulitskaya

1943 - Today

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Lyudmila Evgenyevna Ulitskaya (Russian: Людмила Евгеньевна Улицкая, born February 21, 1943) is an internationally acclaimed modern Russian novelist and short-story writer who, in 2014, was awarded the prestigious Austrian State Prize for European Literature for her oeuvre. In 2006 she published Daniel Stein, Interpreter (Даниэль Штайн, переводчик), a novel dealing with the Holocaust and the need for reconciliation between Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Ulitskaya herself belongs to a group of people formed by the realities of the former Soviet Union, who see themselves racially and culturally as Jews, while having adopted Christianity as their religion. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lyudmila Ulitskaya has received more than 140,560 page views. Her biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Lyudmila Ulitskaya is the 1,549th most popular writer (up from 2,093rd in 2019), the 523rd most popular biography from Russia (up from 710th in 2019) and the 69th most popular Russian Writer.

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  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.03

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Lyudmila Ulitskaya ranks 1,549 out of 5,794Before her are Valery Bryusov, Rubem Fonseca, Gil Vicente, Symeon the Metaphrast, Pío Baroja, and Lothar-Günther Buchheim. After her are Marion Zimmer Bradley, Saki, Håkan Nesser, Albert Cohen, Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar, and Georges Feydeau.

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Among people born in 1943, Lyudmila Ulitskaya ranks 108Before her are Griselda Blanco, Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Richard Sennett, Bob Woodward, Fouad Siniora, and René Préval. After her are Ken Norton, Johann Deisenhofer, Jack Bruce, Chris Amon, John Nettles, and J. Michael Kosterlitz.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Lyudmila Ulitskaya ranks 523 out of 2,688Before her are Mikhail of Tver (1271), Nikolay Gumilyov (1886), Leonid Gaidai (1923), Viktor Suvorov (1947), Galina Vishnevskaya (1926), and Valery Bryusov (1873). After her are Valeri Kubasov (1935), Nikolai Medtner (1879), Viktor Hartmann (1834), Iziaslav II of Kiev (1097), Filipp Golikov (1900), and Pavel Milyukov (1859).

Among WRITERS In Russia

Among writers born in Russia, Lyudmila Ulitskaya ranks 69Before her are Aleksandr Kuprin (1870), Korney Chukovsky (1882), Mikhail Saltykov-Shchedrin (1826), Alexander Grin (1880), Viktor Suvorov (1947), and Valery Bryusov (1873). After her are Nina Berberova (1901), Alexander Belyaev (1884), Yekaterina Vorontsova-Dashkova (1743), Lilya Brik (1891), Alexander Fadeyev (1901), and Denis Fonvizin (1745).