Philip Pullman

1946 - Today

Philip Pullman

Sir Philip Pullman, CBE, FRSL (born 19 October 1946) is an English novelist. He is the author of several best-selling books, including the fantasy trilogy His Dark Materials and the fictionalised biography of Jesus, The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ. In 2008, The Times named Pullman one of the "50 greatest British writers since 1945". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philip Pullman has received more than 1,943,406 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,297th most popular writer.

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  • 47

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  • 4.38

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.44

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Philip Pullman ranks 1,296 out of 4,883Before him are Joseph Addison, Elsa Triolet, Anthony Bourdain, Neil Gaiman, R. L. Stine, and Ira Levin. After him are Pierre Louÿs, Ono no Komachi, Evelyn Waugh, August Heinrich Hoffmann von Fallersleben, Velimir Khlebnikov, and Ruth Rendell.

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Among people born in 1946, Philip Pullman ranks 97Before him are Michele Placido, Htin Kyaw, Gerard 't Hooft, Miguel Ángel Félix Gallardo, Keith Moon, and Paul L. Modrich. After him are Marilyn vos Savant, Xanana Gusmão, François Bozizé, Candice Bergen, Marisa Paredes, and Edita Gruberová.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Philip Pullman ranks 993 out of 5,347Before him are James Mason (1909), Kenneth Branagh (1960), Daniel Burley Woolfall (1852), Charles Spearman (1863), Neil Gaiman (1960), and Orlando Bloom (1977). After him are Mungo Park (1771), John Schlesinger (1926), Evelyn Waugh (1903), John McLaughlin (1942), Ruth Rendell (1930), and Winifred Wagner (1897).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Philip Pullman ranks 121Before him are Lee Child (1954), P. D. James (1920), Allan Pinkerton (1819), Samuel Pepys (1633), Joseph Addison (1672), and Neil Gaiman (1960). After him are Evelyn Waugh (1903), Ruth Rendell (1930), Winifred Wagner (1897), Jane Hawking (1944), Barbara Cartland (1901), and W. H. Auden (1907).