Mary Stewart

1916 - 2014

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Mary, Lady Stewart (born Mary Florence Elinor Rainbow; 17 September 1916 – 9 May 2014) was a British novelist who developed the romantic mystery genre, featuring smart, adventurous heroines who could hold their own in dangerous situations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary Stewart has received more than 28,482 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Mary Stewart is the 3,828th most popular writer (down from 3,082nd in 2019), the 2,832nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,252nd in 2019) and the 346th most popular British Writer.

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  • 60.37

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  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.25

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  • 2.74

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Mary Stewart ranks 3,828 out of 5,794Before her are Meir Shalev, Vincenzo Cerami, Farrukhi Sistani, Ernst Stadler, Alexander McCall Smith, and Russell Kirk. After her are Sándor Weöres, Bozorg Alavi, Janet Frame, Milo Yiannopoulos, Itzik Feffer, and Edward William Lane.

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Among people born in 1916, Mary Stewart ranks 161Before her are Bernard Heuvelmans, George Sidney, Irving Wallace, Budd Boetticher, Gino Bianco, and Harry James. After her are Dorothy McGuire, Torsten Hägerstrand, Halet Çambel, Einar Englund, Ralph Nelson, and Robert Charpentier. Among people deceased in 2014, Mary Stewart ranks 223Before her are Christophe de Margerie, Sulejman Tihić, Dezső Novák, Ferdinando Terruzzi, Lucien Clergue, and Kumba Ialá. After her are Régine Deforges, Casey Kasem, Mango, Joachim Fuchsberger, Victor J. Stenger, and Halet Çambel.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Mary Stewart ranks 2,832 out of 6,924Before her are Henry Raeburn (1756), Louis Tomlinson (1991), Robert Herrick (1591), Vivian Woodward (1879), Roger Rees (1944), and Mary Toft (1703). After her are Lance Macklin (1919), Milo Yiannopoulos (1984), Edward William Lane (1801), Gary Lewis (1957), Margaret Price (1941), and Rosamund Clifford (1150).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Mary Stewart ranks 346Before her are Anthony Horowitz (1955), George Chapman (1559), Donald Adamson (1939), Elizabeth Goudge (1900), John Lyly (1554), and Robert Herrick (1591). After her are Milo Yiannopoulos (1984), Edward William Lane (1801), Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844), Arthur Ransome (1884), Philip Reeve (1966), and Max Beerbohm (1872).