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Mia Couto

1955 - Today

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António Emílio Leite Couto, better known as Mia Couto (born 5 July 1955), is a Mozambican writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mia Couto has received more than 200,578 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Mia Couto is the 4,038th most popular writer (up from 4,178th in 2019), the 17th most popular biography from Mozambique (up from 18th in 2019) and the most popular Mozambican Writer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 200k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 48.53

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.04

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.40

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

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Among writers, Mia Couto ranks 4,038 out of 5,755Before him are Hedvig Charlotta Nordenflycht, Sándor Weöres, Pierre Mac Orlan, Ivanka Trump, Larysa Hienijuš, and Anna Langfus. After him are Camille Lemonnier, Antonio Muñoz Molina, Akazome Emon, Pierre Pithou, Edna O'Brien, and Ewald-Heinrich von Kleist-Schmenzin.

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Among people born in 1955, Mia Couto ranks 201Before him are Baltasar Garzón, Glenn Danzig, Marina Sirtis, Antje Jackelén, Heintje Simons, and Djamel Zidane. After him are Bill Condon, Kazuyoshi Nakamura, Siegfried Selberherr, Claudia Roth, Christian Gourcuff, and Pino Daniele.

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In Mozambique

Among people born in Mozambique, Mia Couto ranks 17 out of 34Before him are Eduardo Mondlane (1920), Filipe Nyusi (1959), Carlos Agostinho do Rosário (1954), Afric Simone (1956), Júlio Duarte Langa (1927), and Ruy Guerra (1931). After him are Mariza (1973), Paulo Fonseca (1973), Abel Xavier (1972), Luísa Diogo (1958), José Craveirinha (1922), and Marcelino dos Santos (1929).

Among WRITERS In Mozambique

Among writers born in Mozambique, Mia Couto ranks 1After him are José Craveirinha (1922) and Paulina Chiziane (1955).