Mouloud Feraoun

1913 - 1962

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Mouloud Feraoun (8 March 1913 – 15 March 1962) was an Algerian writer and martyr of the Algerian revolution born in Tizi Hibel, Kabylie. Some of his books, written in French, have been translated into several languages including English and German. In 1951, he corresponded with the Algeria-born French author Albert Camus. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mouloud Feraoun has received more than 81,596 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Mouloud Feraoun is the 2,428th most popular writer (down from 2,052nd in 2019), the 64th most popular biography from Algeria (down from 55th in 2019) and the 11th most popular Algerian Writer.

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Among writers, Mouloud Feraoun ranks 2,428 out of 5,794Before him are Luigi Pulci, François Hotman, August von Platen-Hallermünde, Sophie de Condorcet, Sergei Nilus, and Tayeb Salih. After him are Ivan Yefremov, Michael Choniates, Theodore I, Ulf Stark, Olympiodorus of Thebes, and Pierre Gamarra.

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Among people born in 1913, Mouloud Feraoun ranks 124Before him are Trevor Howard, William Tolbert, Nikolai Amosov, Tikhon Khrennikov, Hajo Herrmann, and Elisaveta Bykova. After him are Albert Cossery, Eiji Toyoda, Amrita Sher-Gil, Philip Abelson, Anthony Quayle, and Abraham Sutzkever. Among people deceased in 1962, Mouloud Feraoun ranks 79Before him are Candido Portinari, Louis Massignon, Enrico Mattei, Indalecio Prieto, Pierre Benoit, and Erich von Tschermak. After him are Max Fabiani, Ricardo Rodríguez, Francisco Bru, Charles Galton Darwin, Donald Lippincott, and Poul Nielsen.

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In Algeria

Among people born in Algeria, Mouloud Feraoun ranks 64 out of 164Before him are Ali Kafi (1928), Lakhdar Brahimi (1934), Rachid Taha (1958), Alain Mimoun (1921), Thelma Schoonmaker (1940), and Tony Gatlif (1948). After him are Muhammad ibn Ali as-Senussi (1787), Roger Hanin (1925), Françoise Fabian (1933), Rabah Bitat (1925), Idir (1949), and Ahmed Mohammed al-Maqqari (1578).

Among WRITERS In Algeria

Among writers born in Algeria, Mouloud Feraoun ranks 11Before him are Bernard-Henri Lévy (1948), Robert Merle (1908), Hélène Cixous (1937), Kateb Yacine (1929), Mohammed Dib (1920), and Isaac Alfasi (1013). After him are Ahmed Mohammed al-Maqqari (1578), Yasmina Khadra (1955), Mouloud Mammeri (1917), Boualem Sansal (1949), Emmanuel Roblès (1914), and Jean Amrouche (1906).