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 30,420 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Mary Stewart is the 4,224th most popular writer (down from 3,825th in 2019), the 3,106th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,830th in 2019) and the 361st most popular Writer.

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  • 30k

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  • 48.00

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  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.47

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.73

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Mary Stewart ranks 4,224 out of 5,755Before her are John Gray, Ō no Yasumaro, Horst Bienek, Bei Dao, Curt Siodmak, and Norman Smith. After her are Ciro Alegría, Catherine Millet, Fran Lebowitz, Tanith Lee, Pyotr Pavlovich Yershov, and Andrej Sládkovič.

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Among people born in 1916, Mary Stewart ranks 182Before her are Dinah Shore, Torsten Hägerstrand, Keenan Wynn, Van Johnson, Irwin Allen, and Einar Englund. After her are Jenő Fock, John D. MacDonald, Ralph Nelson, Herbert Friedman, Anton Diffring, and David Douglas Duncan. Among people deceased in 2014, Mary Stewart ranks 253Before her are Ignatius Zakka I Iwas, William Guarnere, Brian Hart, Joep Lange, Ferdinando Terruzzi, and Richard N. Frye. After her are Sandra Bem, Takako Doi, Billie Whitelaw, Francesco Marchisano, Joachim Fuchsberger, and Sándor Rozsnyói.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Mary Stewart ranks 3,106 out of 7,765Before her are Henry Holland, 3rd Duke of Exeter (1430), Antony Gormley (1950), Edward Wilson (1872), Norman Smith (1923), Jean Marsh (1934), and Israel Regardie (1907). After her are Genesis P-Orridge (1950), Thomas Francis Wade (1818), Ernest Starling (1866), Frank Wild (1873), Tanith Lee (1947), and George Brydges Rodney, 1st Baron Rodney (1718).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Mary Stewart ranks 361Before her are Ian Rankin (1960), Graham Hancock (1950), Maria Edgeworth (1768), Andrew Marvell (1621), Anthony Hope (1863), and Norman Smith (1923). After her are Tanith Lee (1947), Christiane Amanpour (1958), Clare Hollingworth (1911), Robert Kerr (1755), Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844), and Alan Bennett (1934).