Robert Ludlum

1927 - 2001

Robert Ludlum

Robert Ludlum (May 25, 1927 – March 12, 2001) was an American author of 27 thriller novels, best known as the creator of Jason Bourne from the original The Bourne Trilogy series. The number of copies of his books in print is estimated between 300 million and 500 million. They have been published in 33 languages and 40 countries. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Ludlum has received more than 1,111,321 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 610th most popular writer.

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  • 41

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Among writers, Robert Ludlum ranks 607 out of 4,883Before him are Georg Büchner, Mikael Agricola, Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, Thomas Wolfe, Yevgeny Zamyatin, and Columella. After him are T. S. Eliot, Salman Rushdie, Lion Feuchtwanger, Isaac Babel, Seneca the Elder, and Pierre Boulle.

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Among people born in 1927, Robert Ludlum ranks 27Before him are Princess Joséphine Charlotte of Belgium, Maurice Béjart, Albert Uderzo, Simone Veil, Harry Belafonte, and Martin Lewis Perl. After him are Manfred Eigen, Hubert de Givenchy, Margaret Keane, Marshall Warren Nirenberg, Angelo Sodano, and Emmanuelle Riva. Among people deceased in 2001, Robert Ludlum ranks 20Before him are Josef Bican, Alberto Korda, Sabiha Gökçen, Ernst Gombrich, Iannis Xenakis, and Balthus. After him are Wilhelm Mohnke, John Lee Hooker, Ahmad Shah Massoud, Nikolay Basov, Douglas Adams, and Gilbert Bécaud.

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Among people born in United States, Robert Ludlum ranks 590 out of 12,171Before him are Harold Lasswell (1902), Henry Mancini (1924), Martin Lewis Perl (1927), Chester A. Arthur (1829), Thomas Wolfe (1900), and Ruth Benedict (1887). After him are Matthew C. Perry (1794), T. S. Eliot (1888), Charles Taze Russell (1852), Joseph Barbera (1911), Clifford Geertz (1926), and John Browning (1855).