Patrick Süskind

1949 - Today

Patrick Süskind

Patrick Süskind (born 26 March 1949) is a German writer and screenwriter, known best for his novel Perfume: The Story of a Murderer, first published in 1985. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Patrick Süskind has received more than 315,337 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 530th most popular writer.

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  • 320k

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  • 65.27

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 50

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.45

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.65

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

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Among writers, Patrick Süskind ranks 527 out of 4,883Before him are Stieg Larsson, Alain Robbe-Grillet, Ève Curie, Henri Barbusse, Walter Raleigh, and Bohumil Hrabal. After him are Charles, Duke of Orléans, Gustav Meyrink, Muhammad Iqbal, Eugene O'Neill, Mihai Eminescu, and Ivan Bunin.

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Among people born in 1949, Patrick Süskind ranks 23Before him are Bruce Springsteen, Abdullah Öcalan, Maurice Gibb, Ken Follett, Jeff Bridges, and Carlos the Jackal. After him are Jessica Lange, Bernard Arnault, Slavoj Žižek, Bobby Farrell, Caitlyn Jenner, and Thaksin Shinawatra.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Patrick Süskind ranks 434 out of 3,763Before him are Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1784), Johann Gottfried Galle (1812), Peter Simon Pallas (1741), Ernest Augustus, Elector of Brunswick-Lüneburg (1629), Adolf Galland (1912), and Friedrich List (1789). After him are Ilse Koch (1906), Julius von Mayer (1814), Horst Wessel (1907), Richard von Weizsäcker (1920), Bruno Bauer (1809), and Pope Victor II (1018).

Among WRITERS In Germany

Among writers born in Germany, Patrick Süskind ranks 30Before him are Eckhart Tolle (1948), Traudl Junge (1920), Einhard (770), Friedrich Schlegel (1772), Jean Paul (1763), and Wolfram von Eschenbach (1170). After him are August Wilhelm Schlegel (1767), Dietrich Eckart (1868), Ludwig Tieck (1773), Georg Büchner (1813), Lion Feuchtwanger (1884), and Ulrich von Hutten (1488).