WRITER

Paul Auster

1947 - Today

Paul Auster

Paul Benjamin Auster (born February 3, 1947) is an American writer and film director. His notable works include The New York Trilogy (1987), Moon Palace (1989), The Music of Chance (1990), The Book of Illusions (2002), The Brooklyn Follies (2005), Invisible (2009), Sunset Park (2010), Winter Journal (2012), and 4 3 2 1 (2017). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Auster has received more than 961,523 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 402nd most popular writer.

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  • 960k

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  • 67.29

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  • 50

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.99

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Paul Auster ranks 399 out of 4,883Before him are Joseph Roth, Friedrich Dürrenmatt, William S. Burroughs, Vladimir Vysotsky, John Galsworthy, and Frans Eemil Sillanpää. After him are Jorge Amado, George R. R. Martin, Jo Nesbø, Mika Waltari, Jami, and Qu Yuan.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1947, Paul Auster ranks 17Before him are Dilma Rousseff, Florentino Pérez, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, O. J. Simpson, Iggy Pop, and Shirin Ebadi. After him are Carlos Santana, Tom Clancy, Robert Kiyosaki, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Michael Porter, and Glenn Close.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Paul Auster ranks 342 out of 12,171Before him are Rock Hudson (1925), Calvin Klein (1942), Robert Johnson (1911), William S. Burroughs (1914), Owen Chamberlain (1920), and Martin Sheen (1940). After him are George R. R. Martin (1948), George Herbert Mead (1863), J. P. Morgan (1837), Dianne Wiest (1946), Brian De Palma (1940), and Paul Ekman (1934).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Paul Auster ranks 41Before him are Margaret Mitchell (1900), Richard Bach (1936), James Fenimore Cooper (1789), O. Henry (1862), Anton LaVey (1930), and William S. Burroughs (1914). After him are George R. R. Martin (1948), Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804), Alvin Toffler (1928), Tennessee Williams (1911), Tom Clancy (1947), and Allen Ginsberg (1926).