Michael Chabon

1963 - Today

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Michael Chabon ( SHAY-bon; born May 24, 1963) is an American novelist, screenwriter, columnist and short story writer. Born in Washington, DC, he spent a year studying at Carnegie Mellon University before transferring to the University of Pittsburgh, graduating in 1984. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Chabon has received more than 1,347,535 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Michael Chabon is the 5,057th most popular writer (down from 4,419th in 2019), the 9,057th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,736th in 2019) and the 699th most popular American Writer.

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  • 38

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  • 2.39

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  • 5.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Michael Chabon ranks 5,057 out of 5,794Before him are Zitkala-Sa, Amira Hass, Mike Godwin, Katie Couric, Gwendolyn Brooks, and Charlotte Mary Yonge. After him are Jhumpa Lahiri, Richelle Mead, W. S. Merwin, Grace Paley, John Ajvide Lindqvist, and Ann Coulter.

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Among people born in 1963, Michael Chabon ranks 375Before him are Iurie Leancă, Dan Osman, Jia Xiuquan, Hennadiy Lytovchenko, Roland Wohlfarth, and Blanca Portillo. After him are Jarvis Cocker, Frank Peterson, Pepe Mel, Jos Luhukay, Solvita Āboltiņa, and Andy Timmons.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Michael Chabon ranks 9,057 out of 15,968Before him are Bob Bondurant (1933), Bruce Hornsby (1954), John Casper (1943), Hiram Johnson (1866), Sam Robards (1961), and Rajon Rondo (1986). After him are Jeremy Camp (1978), Chuck Billy (1962), Elizabeth Gurley Flynn (1890), Roma Maffia (1955), Josiah McCracken (1874), and Sheila Young (1950).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Michael Chabon ranks 699Before him are Robert Cormier (1925), Walker Percy (1916), Zitkala-Sa (1876), Mike Godwin (1956), Katie Couric (1957), and Gwendolyn Brooks (1917). After him are Richelle Mead (1976), W. S. Merwin (1927), Grace Paley (1922), Ann Coulter (1961), Edwin Arlington Robinson (1869), and John Perry Barlow (1947).