WRITER

Peter Pišťanek

1960 - 2015

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Peter Pišťanek (28 April 1960, Devínska Nová Ves – 22 March 2015, Bratislava) was a Slovak writer. His first full-length novel Rivers of Babylon was published in 1991 (in English in 2007 in a translation by Peter Petro). It was followed by two other novels, The Wooden Village and The End of Freddy, which together make up a trilogy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Pišťanek has received more than 9,781 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Peter Pišťanek is the 5,459th most popular writer, the 203rd most popular biography from Slovakia and the 19th most popular Slovak Writer.

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Peter Pišťanek ranks 5,459 out of 5,794Before him are N. K. Jemisin, Sophie Hannah, Nikolay Abramov, Karen Joy Fowler, Rubén Gallego, and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova. After him are Sherin Khankan, Chris Savino, Michael Arndt, Kaori Ekuni, Andrus Kivirähk, and Raja Rao.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1960, Peter Pišťanek ranks 510Before him are Pete Willis, Andrzej Pałasz, Patrice Garande, Zurab Azmaiparashvili, Stephan Engels, and Alexander Chernin. After him are Mark Sanford, Leroy Chiao, Vlado Janevski, William A. Dembski, Viktor Manakov, and Al Joyner. Among people deceased in 2015, Peter Pišťanek ranks 419Before him are Maria Radner, Andy Sutcliffe, Oles Buzina, Philip Levine, Bassel Khartabil, and Anthony Mason. After him are Jimmy Hill, Flip Saunders, Bob Johnston, Mal Whitfield, Bud Yorkin, and Avijit Roy.

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In Slovakia

Among people born in Slovakia, Peter Pišťanek ranks 203 out of 298Before him are Marek Čech (1983), Kristína (1987), Ján Mucha (1982), Janette Husárová (1974), Vladimír Weiss (1989), and Zdeno Chára (1977). After him are Karol Kučera (1974), Miroslav Mentel (1962), Radoslav Zabavník (1980), Filip Hološko (1984), Stanislav Lobotka (1994), and Peter Pekarík (1986).

Among WRITERS In Slovakia

Among writers born in Slovakia, Peter Pišťanek ranks 19Before him are Andrej Sládkovič (1820), Janko Kráľ (1822), Martin Kukučín (1860), Béla Illés (1895), Samo Chalupka (1812), and Milan Rúfus (1928).