WRITER

Merab Kostava

1939 - 1989

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Merab Kostava (Georgian: მერაბ კოსტავა) (May 26, 1939 – October 13, 1989) was a Georgian dissident, musician and poet; one of the leaders of the National-Liberation movement in Georgia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Merab Kostava has received more than 40,507 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Merab Kostava is the 3,937th most popular writer, the 139th most popular biography from Georgia and the 24th most popular Georgian Writer.

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  • 15

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  • 2.24

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Merab Kostava ranks 3,937 out of 5,794Before him are Agnes Miegel, Robert B. Parker, Johannes Bobrowski, Larysa Hienijuš, Brandon Sanderson, and Jorge Ibargüengoitia. After him are Alexander Tairov, Frank Norris, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Aleksei Kruchyonykh, Lars Saabye Christensen, and Olavo Bilac.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1939, Merab Kostava ranks 296Before him are Mengálvio Pedro Figueiró, Chögyam Trungpa, Bob James, Yury Glazkov, Miroslav Cerar, and Klavdiya Boyarskikh. After him are Claudette Colvin, Flavio Cotti, Christodoulos of Athens, Litokwa Tomeing, Maeve Binchy, and Carolee Schneemann. Among people deceased in 1989, Merab Kostava ranks 163Before him are Sándor Weöres, Kazimierz Sabbat, Mary McCarthy, José Augusto Brandão, George Robledo, and Tirumalai Krishnamacharya. After him are Roy Eldridge, Alfredo Zitarrosa, Sourou-Migan Apithy, Ján Cikker, John J. McCloy, and Chico Landi.

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In Georgia

Among people born in Georgia, Merab Kostava ranks 139 out of 292Before him are Merab Mamardashvili (1930), Irakli Abashidze (1909), Mikael Tariverdiev (1931), Vasily Abaev (1900), Benjamin Markarian (1913), and Otar Chiladze (1933). After him are David Kipiani (1951), Edvard Mirzoyan (1921), Ramaz Shengelia (1957), Fyodor Yurchikhin (1959), Mirian I of Iberia (null), and Nana Alexandria (1949).

Among WRITERS In Georgia

Among writers born in Georgia, Merab Kostava ranks 24Before him are Grigol Abashidze (1914), Mikheil Javakhishvili (1880), Alexander Kazbegi (1848), Galaktion Tabidze (1891), Irakli Abashidze (1909), and Otar Chiladze (1933). After him are Besiki (1750), Giorgi Leonidze (1899), Ekaterine Gabashvili (1851), Miho Mosulishvili (1962), and Tamara Gverdtsiteli (1962).