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Matilde Camus

1919 - 2012

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Aurora Matilde Gómez Camus (26 September 1919 – 28 April 2012) was a Spanish poet from Cantabria who also wrote non-fiction. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Matilde Camus has received more than 21,753 page views. Her biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Matilde Camus is the 839th most popular writer (down from 694th in 2019), the 255th most popular biography from Spain (down from 200th in 2019) and the 24th most popular Spanish Writer.

Matilde Camus is most famous for her novel "The House of the Spirits" which tells the story of a family of women in Chile.

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  • 22k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 62.29

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  • 52

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 19.45

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.31

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

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Among writers, Matilde Camus ranks 839 out of 5,755Before her are Ian McEwan, Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock, Petar II Petrović-Njegoš, Edgar Wallace, Thomas Pynchon, and Sam Shepard. After her are Theodore Beza, Odysseas Elytis, Antonio Tabucchi, Annie Ernaux, L. Frank Baum, and Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani.

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Among people born in 1919, Matilde Camus ranks 33Before her are Leon Festinger, James M. Buchanan, Jennifer Jones, Andreas Papandreou, Moïse Tshombe, and Siad Barre. After her are Godfrey Hounsfield, Mordechai Anielewicz, Joseph Murray, Daniel Bell, Osvaldo Dorticós Torrado, and Jackie Robinson. Among people deceased in 2012, Matilde Camus ranks 35Before her are Sergey Sokolov, Stephen Covey, Antoni Tàpies, Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria, Kiro Gligorov, and Princess Ragnhild, Mrs. Lorentzen. After her are Antonio Tabucchi, Dave Brubeck, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Andrew Huxley, Eduard Khil, and Joseph Murray.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Matilde Camus ranks 255 out of 2,932Before her are Fernando Rey (1917), Reccared I (510), Manuel Santana (1938), Carlota Joaquina of Spain (1775), Álvaro de Mendaña de Neira (1542), and Ibn al-Baitar (1197). After her are Pompeia Plotina (65), Benjamin of Tudela (1130), Alfonso I of Asturias (693), Nachmanides (1194), Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer (1836), and Cardinal-Infante Ferdinand of Austria (1609).

Among WRITERS In Spain

Among writers born in Spain, Matilde Camus ranks 24Before her are Columella (4), Luis de Góngora (1561), Judah Halevi (1079), Jacinto Benavente (1866), Antonio Machado (1875), and Joseph of Anchieta (1534). After her are Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer (1836), Carlos Ruiz Zafón (1964), Vicente Aleixandre (1898), Abraham Abulafia (1240), Benito Pérez Galdós (1843), and Juan Antonio Villacañas (1922).