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Rafael Sabatini

1875 - 1950

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Rafael Sabatini (29 April 1875 – 13 February 1950) was an Italian-born British writer of romance and adventure novels.He is best known for his worldwide bestsellers: The Sea Hawk (1915), Scaramouche (1921), Captain Blood (a.k.a. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rafael Sabatini has received more than 280,308 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Rafael Sabatini is the 1,642nd most popular writer (down from 1,498th in 2019), the 1,716th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,574th in 2019) and the 118th most popular Italian Writer.

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  • 56.78

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  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.80

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  • 2.81

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Rafael Sabatini ranks 1,642 out of 5,755Before him are Juan Donoso Cortés, Lady Randolph Churchill, Vladimir Posner, Ted Hughes, Martin Opitz, and Avitus of Vienne. After him are Mendele Mocher Sforim, Martin of Opava, Per Wahlöö, Joseph von Hammer-Purgstall, Ruth Rendell, and Lothar-Günther Buchheim.

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Among people born in 1875, Rafael Sabatini ranks 51Before him are Nobuyuki Abe, Qiu Jin, Matthias Erzberger, Birsa Munda, Abd al-Hafid of Morocco, and Leonardo De Lorenzo. After him are Fatali Khan Khoyski, Prince Franz of Bavaria, Albert Ketèlbey, Vesto Slipher, Ferdinand Sauerbruch, and Maurice de Broglie. Among people deceased in 1950, Rafael Sabatini ranks 55Before him are Ryuzo Shimizu, Charles Koechlin, Vasil Kolarov, Fevzi Çakmak, Agnes Smedley, and Karl Guthe Jansky. After him are Adam Rainer, William Lyon Mackenzie King, Henry L. Stimson, Nikolai Voznesensky, Walter Huston, and Henry H. Arnold.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Rafael Sabatini ranks 1,716 out of 4,668Before him are Paolo Tosti (1846), Jacopo Tiepolo (1150), Irene of Montferrat (1274), Silvia Federici (1942), Sergio Rossi (1935), and Marco Bellocchio (1939). After him are Natalie of Serbia (1859), Lucius Cornelius Scipio Asiaticus (-232), Ornella Vanoni (1934), Prince Ferdinando, Duke of Genoa (1822), Antipope Victor IV (1010), and Licio Gelli (1919).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Rafael Sabatini ranks 118Before him are Ippolita Maria Sforza (1446), Jacopo Sannazaro (1458), Pacuvius (-220), Matteo Maria Boiardo (1441), Enzo of Sardinia (1220), and Archestratus (-350). After him are Gaius Julius Solinus (400), Julius Firmicus Maternus (400), Philemon (-362), Cesare Zavattini (1902), Tonino Guerra (1920), and Corax of Syracuse (-500).