Nadir Afonso

1920 - 2013

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Nadir Afonso, GOSE (4 December 1920 – 11 December 2013) was a Portuguese geometric abstractionist painter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nadir Afonso has received more than 102,653 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Nadir Afonso is the 1,536th most popular painter (down from 1,356th in 2019), the 295th most popular biography from Portugal (down from 266th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Portuguese Painter.

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Over the past year Nadir Afonso has had the most page views in the with 9,429 views, followed by English (7,582), and Spanish (1,590). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Esperanto (71.43%), Finnish (50.90%), and Tajik (43.10%)


Among painters, Nadir Afonso ranks 1,536 out of 2,023Before him are Uemura Shōen, Paulus Bor, Nicholas Hilliard, Jan Fabre, Romanino, and Johan Zoffany. After him are John Michael Wright, Frans Pourbus the Elder, David Klöcker Ehrenstrahl, Michał Elwiro Andriolli, Zhou Fang, and Graham Sutherland.

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Among people born in 1920, Nadir Afonso ranks 260Before him are Jack Lord, Vera Ralston, Lydia Wideman, Gabrielle Wittkop, Franjo Mihalić, and Stéphanos II Ghattas. After him are Anna Langfus, Anton Malatinský, Karen Khachaturian, André Simon, Bengt Ekerot, and Karel Píč. Among people deceased in 2013, Nadir Afonso ranks 262Before him are Sarah Kirsch, Zhuang Zedong, Viktor Tsybulenko, Israel Gutman, Syd Field, and David Frost. After him are Dezső Gyarmati, Vladimir Yengibaryan, Alla Kushnir, Roman Vlad, Ed Koch, and Domenico Bartolucci.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, Nadir Afonso ranks 295 out of 633Before him are Carlos Viegas Gago Coutinho (1869), Jorge Mendes (1966), Mísia (1955), Alexandre de Serpa Pinto (1846), Nené (1949), and João de Loureiro (1717). After him are Infanta Maria Doroteia of Portugal (1739), Manuel Maria Barbosa du Bocage (1765), José Malhoa (1855), Infanta Maria da Assunção of Braganza (1805), Gonçalo Velho Cabral (1400), and António Ribeiro (1928).

Among PAINTERS In Portugal

Among painters born in Portugal, Nadir Afonso ranks 5Before him are Maria Helena Vieira da Silva (1908), Paula Rego (1935), Nuno Gonçalves (1500), and Amadeo de Souza Cardoso (1887). After him are José Malhoa (1855), Columbano Bordalo Pinheiro (1857), and Helena Almeida (1934).