Martin Amis

1949 - Today

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Martin Louis Amis (born 25 August 1949) is a British novelist, essayist, memoirist, and screenwriter. He is best known for his novels Money (1984) and London Fields (1989). He received the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for his memoir Experience and has been listed for the Booker Prize twice (shortlisted in 1991 for Time's Arrow and longlisted in 2003 for Yellow Dog). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Martin Amis has received more than 1,177,060 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Martin Amis is the 3,765th most popular writer (down from 3,254th in 2019), the 2,774th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,363rd in 2019) and the 338th most popular British Writer.

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  • 39

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  • 4.64

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Among writers, Martin Amis ranks 3,765 out of 5,794Before him are Andrey Kurkov, U. R. Ananthamurthy, Tad Williams, Graham Swift, Mikhail Isakovsky, and Hitoshi Igarashi. After him are Kim Hyon-hui, Yrsa Sigurðardóttir, Enrique Vila-Matas, Mykola Bazhan, Žemaitė, and François Cavanna.

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Among people born in 1949, Martin Amis ranks 265Before him are Hamadi Jebali, Jean-Michel Aulas, Jessica Harper, Åse Kleveland, Graham Swift, and Gotabaya Rajapaksa. After him are Garry Shandling, Mike Moore, Tarık Akan, Jim Varney, Shelley Long, and Herman Rarebell.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Martin Amis ranks 2,774 out of 6,924Before him are Dodie Smith (1896), Hermione Baddeley (1906), Graham Swift (1949), Peter Phillips (1977), Mary Ure (1933), and Derek Warwick (1954). After him are Mel Collins (1947), Ælfheah of Canterbury (954), Caroline Goodall (1959), Grace Aguilar (1816), John Lennox (1943), and Konstantinos Paspatis (1878).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Martin Amis ranks 338Before him are Arnold Wesker (1932), William Hazlitt (1778), Brian O'Nolan (1911), Christopher Priest (1943), Dodie Smith (1896), and Graham Swift (1949). After him are Grace Aguilar (1816), Anthony Horowitz (1955), George Chapman (1559), Donald Adamson (1939), Elizabeth Goudge (1900), and John Lyly (1554).