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Muriel Spark

1918 - 2006

Muriel Spark

Dame Muriel Sarah Spark DBE, CLit, FRSE, FRSL (née Camberg; 1 February 1918 – 13 April 2006) was a British novelist, short story writer, poet and essayist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Muriel Spark has received more than 494,777 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 667th most popular writer.

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  • 490k

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  • 63.48

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  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 13.15

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.55

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Muriel Spark ranks 664 out of 4,883Before her are Thomas Harris, Curzio Malaparte, Pierre Loti, Douglas Adams, Edmond Rostand, and Jerome K. Jerome. After her are Eduardo Galeano, Neal Cassady, Bert Hellinger, John Jacob Astor IV, Madame Roland, and Luis de Góngora.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1918, Muriel Spark ranks 25Before her are Maurice Druon, Martin Ryle, Kai Siegbahn, William Holden, Jens Christian Skou, and James Tobin. After her are Franco Modigliani, Billy Graham, Bertram Brockhouse, Ernst Otto Fischer, Katherine Johnson, and Frederick Reines. Among people deceased in 2006, Muriel Spark ranks 28Before her are Ibrahim Rugova, Joseph Barbera, Clifford Geertz, Robert Altman, Melvin Schwartz, and Raymond Davis Jr.. After her are John Kenneth Galbraith, Paul Mauriat, Choi Kyu-hah, Johannes Rau, Lennart Meri, and Giacinto Facchetti.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Muriel Spark ranks 497 out of 5,347Before her are Douglas Adams (1952), Jacqueline Bisset (1944), Alan Parker (1944), Frederick Gowland Hopkins (1861), Jerome K. Jerome (1859), and Gustav Holst (1874). After her are Sweyn II of Denmark (1020), G. E. Moore (1873), Boris Karloff (1887), Brook Taylor (1685), David Attenborough (1926), and William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne (1779).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Muriel Spark ranks 69Before her are Geoffrey of Monmouth (1090), A. J. Cronin (1896), A. A. Milne (1882), John Bunyan (1628), Douglas Adams (1952), and Jerome K. Jerome (1859). After her are Frederick Forsyth (1938), Aubrey Beardsley (1872), Patrick White (1912), Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire (1757), Henry Fielding (1707), and Ann Radcliffe (1764).