Neil Gaiman

1960 - Today

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Neil Richard MacKinnon Gaiman (; born Neil Richard Gaiman, 10 November 1960) is an English author of short fiction, novels, comic books, graphic novels, nonfiction, audio theatre, and films. His works include the comic book series The Sandman and novels Stardust, American Gods, Coraline, and The Graveyard Book. He has won numerous awards, including the Hugo, Nebula, and Bram Stoker awards, as well as the Newbery and Carnegie medals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Neil Gaiman has received more than 7,602,261 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 52 in 2019). Neil Gaiman is the 1,591st most popular writer (down from 1,292nd in 2019), the 1,248th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 990th in 2019) and the 144th most popular British Writer.

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  • 67.04

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  • 55

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  • 4.40

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  • 4.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Neil Gaiman ranks 1,591 out of 5,794Before him are James Bond, André Brink, Robert Southey, Johanna Schopenhauer, Fritz Gerlich, and Branko Ćopić. After him are Jonas Mekas, Rick Riordan, Edmond Hamilton, Peter Altenberg, Táhirih, and Lewis Mumford.

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Among people born in 1960, Neil Gaiman ranks 49Before him are Khaled, Steve Vai, Daryl Hannah, Jeremy Clarkson, Fayez al-Sarraj, and José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero. After him are Brian Cowen, Sarah Brightman, Rafael Benítez, Hiroyuki Sanada, Barham Salih, and Nassim Nicholas Taleb.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Neil Gaiman ranks 1,248 out of 6,924Before him are Robert Southey (1774), Mick Taylor (1949), Thomas Hodgkin (1798), E. P. Thompson (1924), David Byron (1947), and Howard Staunton (1810). After him are Ken Russell (1927), N. R. Pogson (1829), Thomas Arne (1710), Boy George (1961), Edward Plantagenet, 17th Earl of Warwick (1475), and Prince Edward, Duke of Kent (1935).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Neil Gaiman ranks 144Before him are Walafrid Strabo (808), Edward Lear (1812), James Hilton (1900), Michael Moorcock (1939), John Gay (1685), and Robert Southey (1774). After him are Dorothy L. Sayers (1893), Brian Aldiss (1925), William Caxton (1422), Robert Faurisson (1929), Algernon Charles Swinburne (1837), and Colin Dexter (1930).

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