Paul Gallico

1897 - 1976

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Paul William Gallico (July 26, 1897 – July 15, 1976) was an American novelist and short story and sports writer. Many of his works were adapted for motion pictures. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Gallico has received more than 286,303 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Paul Gallico is the 2,586th most popular writer (up from 2,883rd in 2019), the 3,312th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,559th in 2019) and the 304th most popular American Writer.

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  • 19

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  • 2.40

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Among writers, Paul Gallico ranks 2,586 out of 5,794Before him are Alberic of Trois-Fontaines, Walter Pater, Giulio Angioni, Carlo Emilio Gadda, Gustave Kahn, and Luis Cernuda. After him are Ruth Westheimer, Antoninus Liberalis, Chariton, Léon Daudet, Neil Simon, and Kay Parker.

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Among people born in 1897, Paul Gallico ranks 131Before him are Elisabeth Bergner, Alberto Cavalcanti, Eric Knight, Traicho Kostov, Margarete Schütte-Lihotzky, and Horace McCoy. After him are Nikolaus, Hereditary Grand Duke of Oldenburg, August Heissmeyer, Louis Réard, Bud Abbott, Georgios Grivas, and Husni al-Za'im. Among people deceased in 1976, Paul Gallico ranks 97Before him are Silvana Armenulić, Marcel Broodthaers, Grégoire Kayibanda, Wilhelm Marschall, Kálmán Kalocsay, and Mukaghali Makatayev. After him are Jack Cassidy, Princess Elisabeth Helene of Thurn and Taxis, Imogen Cunningham, Boris Iofan, Mikhail Katukov, and Nikolay Nosov.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Paul Gallico ranks 3,312 out of 15,968Before him are David Ogden Stiers (1942), Kenny Loggins (1948), Richard E. Bellman (1920), Rick Barry (1944), Benjamin Tucker (1854), and Winfield Scott (1786). After him are Kevin Mitnick (1963), Bill Cobbs (1934), Ralph Macchio (1961), Jon Cryer (1965), John G. Trump (1907), and Bix Beiderbecke (1903).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Paul Gallico ranks 304Before him are Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815), Paul Goodman (1911), Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860), Andrea Dworkin (1946), Henry Darger (1892), and Shirley Jackson (1916). After him are Neil Simon (1927), Lois McMaster Bujold (1949), Annie Proulx (1935), Lois Lowry (1937), Gregory Corso (1930), and Hubert Selby Jr. (1928).