Marion Zimmer Bradley

1930 - 1999

Marion Zimmer Bradley

Marion Eleanor Zimmer Bradley (June 3, 1930 – September 25, 1999) was an American author of fantasy, historical fantasy, science fiction, and science fantasy novels, and is best known for the Arthurian fiction novel The Mists of Avalon, and the Darkover series. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marion Zimmer Bradley has received more than 830,004 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,127th most popular writer.

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  • 33

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  • 5.07

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  • 3.25

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Marion Zimmer Bradley ranks 1,126 out of 4,883Before her are Eleanor Marx, Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont, Ernest Louis, Grand Duke of Hesse, Hristo Botev, Clément Marot, and Joseph Bédier. After her are Gabriele Amorth, Mimnermus, Basava, Namdev, James Anderson, and Shoko Asahara.

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Among people born in 1930, Marion Zimmer Bradley ranks 80Before her are Omara Portuondo, Michel Serres, Princess Ragnhild, Mrs. Lorentzen, Martin Karplus, Friedrich Gulda, and J. G. Ballard. After her are Ben Gazzara, Pierre Bergé, Richard Donner, Ornette Coleman, Chinua Achebe, and Itamar Franco. Among people deceased in 1999, Marion Zimmer Bradley ranks 37Before her are Desmond Llewelyn, Bernard Buffet, Nathalie Sarraute, George C. Scott, Henri, Count of Paris, and Abd al-Aziz ibn Baz. After her are Henry Way Kendall, Dirk Bogarde, Oliver Reed, Mary Ainsworth, Adolfo Bioy Casares, and Amintore Fanfani.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Marion Zimmer Bradley ranks 1,236 out of 12,171Before her are Anne Baxter (1923), Robert Fogel (1926), Edward Snowden (1983), Mary Todd Lincoln (1818), Frank Langella (1938), and Tecumseh (1768). After her are Cesar Romero (1907), Anne Hathaway (1982), James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834), Jeff Koons (1955), Jane Wyman (1917), and Alan Bean (1932).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Marion Zimmer Bradley ranks 133Before her are Daniel Goleman (1946), Clive Cussler (1931), Hunter S. Thompson (1937), John Dickson Carr (1906), James Baldwin (1924), and Joyce Carol Oates (1938). After her are Erskine Caldwell (1903), Noah Gordon (1926), Robert Sheckley (1928), James Patterson (1947), Nora Roberts (1950), and Norman Mailer (1923).