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Rita Mae Brown

1944 - Today

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Rita Mae Brown (born November 28, 1944) is an American feminist writer, best known for her coming-of-age autobiographical novel, Rubyfruit Jungle. Brown was active in a number of civil rights campaigns and criticized the marginalization of lesbians within feminist groups. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rita Mae Brown has received more than 1,351,961 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Rita Mae Brown is the 4,880th most popular writer (down from 4,709th in 2019), the 7,141st most popular biography from United States (up from 7,286th in 2019) and the 584th most popular American Writer.

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  • 45.66

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  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.29

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.65

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Rita Mae Brown ranks 4,880 out of 5,755Before her are Rıfat Ilgaz, Jacques Laurent, Michael Grant, Simon Gregorčič, José Manuel Caballero, and Maria Pawlikowska-Jasnorzewska. After her are Adolf Born, José Burgos, John Green, Gamal El-Ghitani, Johan Henric Kellgren, and Nataliya Kobrynska.

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Among people born in 1944, Rita Mae Brown ranks 453Before her are Hui Liangyu, Ranulph Fiennes, Kenneth Cranham, Jean-Louis Debré, Mick Avory, and Antti Tuuri. After her are Oscar Temaru, Michael Tilson Thomas, Katsuyoshi Kuwahara, Jaan Talts, Muhammad az-Zanati, and Tim Bogert.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Rita Mae Brown ranks 7,141 out of 18,182Before her are Robert Crippen (1937), Albert Charles Smith (1906), Reni Santoni (1938), Matthew Gray Gubler (1980), Tom M. Apostol (1923), and Benjamin Butler (1818). After her are Johnnie Parsons (1918), Jessica Simpson (1980), Joe Bryant (1954), John Green (1977), Loni Anderson (1945), and Robert A. Taft (1889).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Rita Mae Brown ranks 584Before her are Candace Bushnell (1958), Dee Brown (1908), John Keel (1930), L. J. Smith (1965), Kenneth Copeland (1936), and Karin Slaughter (1971). After her are John Green (1977), Tom Peters (1942), Ted Chiang (1967), Lester del Rey (1915), Ring Lardner (1885), and Joel Chandler Harris (1848).