Malcolm Gladwell

1963 - Today

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Malcolm Timothy Gladwell (born 3 September 1963) is an English-born Canadian journalist, author, and public speaker. He has been a staff writer for The New Yorker since 1996. He has published seven books: The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference (2000); Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking (2005); Outliers: The Story of Success (2008); What the Dog Saw: And Other Adventures (2009), a collection of his journalism; David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants (2013); Talking To Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know (2019) and The Bomber Mafia: A Dream, a Temptation, and the Longest Night of the Second World War (2021). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Malcolm Gladwell has received more than 5,694,788 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Malcolm Gladwell is the 5,087th most popular writer (down from 4,487th in 2019), the 4,422nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,881st in 2019) and the 511th most popular British Writer.

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Among writers, Malcolm Gladwell ranks 5,087 out of 5,794Before him are Brian Friel, Linda Maria Baros, Joanna Baillie, Ransom Riggs, George Alec Effinger, and Edmund Gosse. After him are Booth Tarkington, Charles Mackay, Stephen Vincent Benét, Clare Hollingworth, David Seidler, and Ksenia Sobchak.

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Among people born in 1963, Malcolm Gladwell ranks 384Before him are Pepe Mel, Jos Luhukay, Solvita Āboltiņa, Andy Timmons, Larry the Cable Guy, and Paul McGuigan. After him are Laura Flores, Lotta Engberg, Fito Páez, Aslan Bzhania, Ronny Rosenthal, and Tracey Emin.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Malcolm Gladwell ranks 4,422 out of 6,924Before him are Paul McGuigan (1963), Simon Singh (1964), Isaac Roberts (1829), Mackenzie Crook (1971), Nigel Lawson (1932), and Edmund Gosse (1849). After him are Charles Mackay (1814), Dani Filth (1973), Adrian Biddle (1952), Rag'n'Bone Man (1985), Paul Graham (1964), and Daniel Massey (1933).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Malcolm Gladwell ranks 511Before him are Philip Massinger (1583), H. R. F. Keating (1926), Thomas Percy (1729), Brian Friel (1929), Joanna Baillie (1762), and Edmund Gosse (1849). After him are Charles Mackay (1814), Clare Hollingworth (1911), David Seidler (1937), George Farquhar (1677), Brian Jacques (1939), and Alex Garland (1970).

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