Pentti Linkola

1932 - 2020

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Kaarlo Pentti Linkola (7 December 1932 – 5 April 2020) was a prominent Finnish deep ecologist, ornithologist, polemicist, naturalist, writer, and fisherman. He wrote widely about his ideas and in Finland was a prominent thinker. Linkola was a year-round fisherman from 1959 to 1995. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pentti Linkola has received more than 255,274 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Pentti Linkola is the 1,373rd most popular writer (up from 2,421st in 2019), the 46th most popular biography from Finland and the 8th most popular Finnish Writer.

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  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.60

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  • 1.85

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Among writers, Pentti Linkola ranks 1,373 out of 5,794Before him are Jack Vance, Friedrich Reinhold Kreutzwald, Antipater of Sidon, Mendele Mocher Sforim, Ibn Sirin, and Salvian. After him are Thomas Moore, Léo Taxil, Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly, Ira Levin, Henri Murger, and James Patterson.

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Among people born in 1932, Pentti Linkola ranks 89Before him are Emmanuelle Arsan, Stuart Hall, Gunter Sachs, Dieter Rams, Abdul Halim Khaddam, and Quino. After him are Tomohiko Ikoma, Gyula Horn, Alan Bean, Paul Virilio, Manmohan Singh, and Ingemar Johansson. Among people deceased in 2020, Pentti Linkola ranks 112Before him are Abdul Halim Khaddam, Bobby Morrow, Moussa Traoré, Mory Kanté, Quino, and Adolfo Nicolás. After him are Pranab Mukherjee, McCoy Tyner, Zizi Jeanmaire, Pedro Casaldáliga, Albert Memmi, and Kenzō Takada.

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In Finland

Among people born in Finland, Pentti Linkola ranks 46 out of 509Before him are Aleksis Kivi (1834), Mauritz Stiller (1883), Kimi Räikkönen (1979), Armi Kuusela (1934), Albert Edelfelt (1854), and Lars Ahlfors (1907). After him are Hugo Simberg (1873), Georg Henrik von Wright (1916), Zachris Topelius (1818), Matti Nykänen (1963), Ari Vatanen (1952), and Väinö Linna (1920).

Among WRITERS In Finland

Among writers born in Finland, Pentti Linkola ranks 8Before him are Mika Waltari (1908), Frans Eemil Sillanpää (1888), Arto Paasilinna (1942), Mikael Agricola (1510), Johan Ludvig Runeberg (1804), and Aleksis Kivi (1834). After him are Zachris Topelius (1818), Väinö Linna (1920), Eino Leino (1878), Minna Canth (1844), Nils-Aslak Valkeapää (1943), and Juhani Aho (1861).