Michael Connelly

1956 - Today

Michael Connelly

Michael Joseph Connelly (born July 21, 1956) is an American author of detective novels and other crime fiction, notably those featuring LAPD Detective Hieronymus "Harry" Bosch and criminal defense attorney Mickey Haller. Connelly is the bestselling author of 31 novels and one work of non-fiction, with over 74 million copies of his books sold worldwide and translated into 40 foreign languages. His first novel, The Black Echo, won the Mystery Writers of America Edgar Award for Best First Novel in 1992. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Connelly has received more than 1,818,549 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,419th most popular writer.

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  • 1.8M

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  • 56.90

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  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.46

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Michael Connelly ranks 1,418 out of 4,883Before him are Semonides of Amorgos, Olaus Petri, Aharon Appelfeld, Khaled Hosseini, Don Juan Manuel, and André Brink. After him are Qiu Chuji, Catherine de Bourbon, Marcel Aymé, Christian Morgenstern, Aleksandr Kuprin, and Karl Harrer.

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Among people born in 1956, Michael Connelly ranks 43Before him are Zbigniew Boniek, Jost Gippert, Catherine Ashton, Maria Teresa, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, Marc Dutroux, and David Caruso. After him are Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, John Lydon, Larry Bird, Aileen Wuornos, Bakir Izetbegović, and Patricia Cornwell.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Michael Connelly ranks 1,651 out of 12,171Before him are Norman Reedus (1969), Grant Wood (1891), Georgina Spelvin (1936), Pat Garrett (1850), Samuel Adams (1722), and Jim Henson (1936). After him are Peggy Lee (1920), River Phoenix (1970), William F. Sharpe (1934), DJ Khaled (1975), Daniel Carleton Gajdusek (1923), and Ron Jeremy (1953).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Michael Connelly ranks 169Before him are Rex Stout (1886), Thornton Wilder (1897), Rick Riordan (1964), William Styron (1925), Elizabeth Bishop (1911), and Dean Koontz (1945). After him are Natalie Clifford Barney (1876), Jack Vance (1916), Samuel R. Delany (1942), Terry Brooks (1944), Nicholas Sparks (1965), and Robert Silverberg (1935).