Mike Resnick

1942 - 2020

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Michael Diamond Resnick (; March 5, 1942 – January 9, 2020) was an American science fiction writer and editor. He won five Hugo awards and a Nebula award, and was the guest of honor at Chicon 7. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mike Resnick has received more than 219,260 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Mike Resnick is the 4,323rd most popular writer (down from 3,907th in 2019), the 5,751st most popular biography from United States (down from 5,264th in 2019) and the 464th most popular American Writer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 220k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.45

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.44

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.57

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

Maasai (African people), Ivory, Fiction
Stalking the Unicorn
Unicorns, Elves, Fiction
Once a Fan..

Page views of Mike Resnicks by language

Over the past year Mike Resnick has had the most page views in the with 18,380 views, followed by French (2,792), and Russian (1,728). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Slovak (75.04%), Simple English (60.98%), and Catalan (57.30%)


Among writers, Mike Resnick ranks 4,323 out of 7,302Before him are Uğur Mumcu, Maurice Sachs, Balamani Amma, Ivanka Trump, Philip Arthur Fisher, and Robin Sharma. After him are Lygia Fagundes Telles, Louise-Victorine Ackermann, Mordecai Richler, Herbert Achternbusch, Dorothee Sölle, and Franciszek Karpiński.

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Among people born in 1942, Mike Resnick ranks 392Before him are Reiner Schöne, Eric Shinseki, Krister Kristensson, Tammy Faye Messner, Galina Kulakova, and Uğur Mumcu. After him are Gérard Pirès, Rubén Salazar Gómez, Marcia Wallace, Želimir Žilnik, Marty Balin, and Osman Nuri Topbaş. Among people deceased in 2020, Mike Resnick ranks 351Before him are Juan Giménez, Adalet Ağaoğlu, Bobby Morrow, Òscar Ribas Reig, Goran Paskaljević, and Marc Fumaroli. After him are Papa Bouba Diop, Italo De Zan, Ashley Cooper, Zafarullah Khan Jamali, Hau Pei-tsun, and Maria Itkina.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mike Resnick ranks 5,751 out of 20,380Before him are Rick Aviles (1952), Big Joe Turner (1911), Fred Alexander (1880), Philip Arthur Fisher (1907), Virginia Rappe (1895), and Sally Yates (1960). After him are Nelson A. Miles (1839), Brendan Eich (1961), Melville J. Herskovits (1895), Ann Sheridan (1915), Art Metrano (1936), and Michael Brandon (1945).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Mike Resnick ranks 464Before him are James Blish (1921), Rube Goldberg (1883), Edna Ferber (1885), Diane Disney Miller (1933), Ivanka Trump (1981), and Philip Arthur Fisher (1907). After him are Helen Prejean (1939), Connie Willis (1945), Larry Collins (1929), Robert G. Ingersoll (1833), William Gaddis (1922), and William Wharton (1925).