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Patrick Rothfuss

1973 - Today

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Patrick James Rothfuss (born June 6, 1973) is an American author. He is best known for his ongoing trilogy The Kingkiller Chronicle, which has won him several awards, including the 2007 Quill Award for his debut novel, The Name of the Wind. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Patrick Rothfuss has received more than 3,180,298 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia. Patrick Rothfuss is the 4,636th most popular writer (down from 4,511th in 2019), the 6,620th most popular biography from United States (up from 6,668th in 2019) and the 537th most popular American Writer.

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  • 46.53

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  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.75

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.10

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Patrick Rothfuss ranks 4,636 out of 5,755Before him are Rosa Liksom, Judith Krantz, Felisberto Hernández, Albert Londres, Julie Garwood, and Domenico Lorenzo Ponziani. After him are Cyril M. Kornbluth, Len Deighton, Vitaliano Brancati, Edith Sitwell, Philippe Néricault Destouches, and Josephine Diebitsch Peary.

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Among people born in 1973, Patrick Rothfuss ranks 155Before him are Julie Depardieu, Andrés Palop, Karen Lancaume, Fares Fares, Stephen Dorff, and Natasha Korolyova. After him are Jan Magnussen, Amr Waked, Mark Shuttleworth, Shota Arveladze, Tijani Babangida, and Kevin McKidd.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Patrick Rothfuss ranks 6,620 out of 18,182Before him are Nicholas Metropolis (1915), Russell Westbrook (1988), Timothy Pickering (1745), Joe E. Brown (1891), Steve Wynn (1942), and Julie Garwood (1946). After him are America Ferrera (1984), Tom Verlaine (1949), Beverly Sills (1929), Steve Allen (1921), Cyril M. Kornbluth (1923), and John Warnock (1940).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Patrick Rothfuss ranks 537Before him are James E. Gunn (1923), Jaroslav Pelikan (1923), Eudora Welty (1909), Frank Norris (1870), Judith Krantz (1928), and Julie Garwood (1946). After him are Cyril M. Kornbluth (1923), Josephine Diebitsch Peary (1863), William Dean Howells (1837), Zig Ziglar (1926), Russell Banks (1940), and R. A. Lafferty (1914).

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