Mordecai Richler

1931 - 2001

Mordecai Richler

Mordecai Richler (January 27, 1931 – July 3, 2001) was a Canadian writer. His best known works are The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz (1959) and Barney's Version (1997). His 1970 novel St. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mordecai Richler has received more than 320,565 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,539th most popular writer.

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  • 320k

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  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.65

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Mordecai Richler ranks 3,533 out of 4,883Before him are John Green, Deon Meyer, E. L. James, George Gissing, Radclyffe Hall, and Per Petterson. After him are Jørgen-Frantz Jacobsen, Jacques Jasmin, Brendan Behan, Gabriela Zapolska, Johann Georg von Hahn, and Mary Renault.

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Among people born in 1931, Mordecai Richler ranks 238Before him are Vizma Belševica, Klaus Rifbjerg, Jean Béliveau, Paavo Haavikko, Willie Mays, and Phil Woods. After him are Jerry Van Dyke, Gordon Willis, Michel Deville, Kenny Burrell, Ignatius Zakka I Iwas, and Robert Stephens. Among people deceased in 2001, Mordecai Richler ranks 154Before him are Dorothy McGuire, Mongo Beti, Joe Henderson, Arie van Vliet, R. K. Narayan, and J. J. Johnson. After him are Juan José Arreola, Jenő Fock, Ken Aston, Hilde Holger, Eileen Heckart, and Leila Pahlavi.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Mordecai Richler ranks 230 out of 840Before him are Stephen McHattie (null), Northrop Frye (1912), Philip Guston (1913), Phil Hartman (1948), Robbie Robertson (1943), and Garou (1972). After him are Natasha Henstridge (1974), John McCrae (1872), Roger Spottiswoode (1945), Henry Clinton (1730), Robert Borden (1854), and Kim Coates (1958).

Among WRITERS In Canada

Among writers born in Canada, Mordecai Richler ranks 14Before him are Igor Gouzenko (1919), David Shore (1959), Shulamith Firestone (1945), David Morrell (1943), Gordon R. Dickson (1923), and Gabrielle Roy (1909). After him are Naomi Klein (1970), Anne Hébert (1916), Grant Allen (1848), Steven Erikson (1959), Wyndham Lewis (1882), and Robertson Davies (1913).

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