Octavio Paz

1914 - 1998

Octavio Paz

Octavio Paz Lozano (March 31, 1914 – April 19, 1998) was a Mexican poet and diplomat. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Octavio Paz has received more than 640,857 page views. His biography is available in 86 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 459th most popular writer.

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  • 640k

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  • 66.18

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  • 86

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.17

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.73

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Octavio Paz ranks 456 out of 4,883Before him are Louise de La Vallière, Meera, Kurt Vonnegut, Joseph Brodsky, Paul Éluard, and Attar of Nishapur. After him are Athenaeus, Laurence Sterne, Boris Vian, Sándor Petőfi, William Wordsworth, and Natsume Sōseki.

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Among people born in 1914, Octavio Paz ranks 13Before him are Michael Wittmann, Marguerite Duras, Romain Gary, Jiang Qing, William S. Burroughs, and Julio Cortázar. After him are Richard Widmark, Lída Baarová, Bohumil Hrabal, Mohammed Zahir Shah, Aribert Heim, and Alec Guinness. Among people deceased in 1998, Octavio Paz ranks 11Before him are Jean Marais, Carlos Castaneda, Ernst Jünger, Todor Zhivkov, Jean-François Lyotard, and Niklas Luhmann. After him are Vladimir Prelog, Alan Shepard, Yang Shangkun, Theodore Schultz, Otto Kretschmer, and Konstantinos Karamanlis.

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In Mexico

Among people born in Mexico, Octavio Paz ranks 11 out of 344Before him are Geronimo (1829), Carlos Slim (1940), Emiliano Zapata (1879), Pancho Villa (1878), Carlos Santana (1947), and La Malinche (1502). After him are Cuauhtémoc (1495), Porfirio Díaz (1830), Antonio López de Santa Anna (1794), Benito Juárez (1806), Juana Inés de la Cruz (1648), and Salma Hayek (1966).

Among WRITERS In Mexico

Among writers born in Mexico, Octavio Paz ranks 1After him are Juana Inés de la Cruz (1648), Thomas Mayne Reid (1818), Juan Rulfo (1917), Rosario Castellanos (null), Juan Ruiz de Alarcón (1581), Amado Nervo (1870), Cesar Millan (1969), Laura Esquivel (1950), José Emilio Pacheco (1939), Mariano Azuela (1873), and Jorge Ibargüengoitia (1928).

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