Robin Cook

1940 - Today

Robin Cook

Robert Brian "Robin" Cook (born May 4, 1940) is an American physician and novelist who writes about medicine and topics affecting public health. He is best known for combining medical writing with the thriller genre. Many of his books have been bestsellers on The New York Times Best Seller List. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robin Cook has received more than 717,194 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 167th most popular physician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 720k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.98

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.81

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.16

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among physicians, Robin Cook ranks 166 out of 438Before him are Fernando J. Corbató, Ctesias, Ernst Gräfenberg, Sebastian Kneipp, Carl Wernicke, and Howard Florey. After him are Hans Rosling, John Snow, Gérard Encausse, Hieronymus Fabricius, Regnier de Graaf, and Asclepiades of Bithynia.

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Among people born in 1940, Robin Cook ranks 77Before him are Burt Young, Raul Julia, Bruce Chatwin, George Akerlof, James Brolin, and Brian Josephson. After him are Toshihide Maskawa, Fatema Mernissi, Marie, Princess of Liechtenstein, Paolo Borsellino, Gojko Mitić, and Rudi Dutschke.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robin Cook ranks 1,246 out of 12,171Before him are Jeff Koons (1955), Jane Wyman (1917), Alan Bean (1932), Aaron Burr (1756), John C. Mather (1946), and Benedict Arnold (1741). After him are Tom Morello (1964), Charles Mingus (1922), Diane Arbus (1923), Hiram Maxim (1840), Kathryn Bigelow (1951), and Robert Moog (1934).

Among PHYSICIANS In United States

Among physicians born in United States, Robin Cook ranks 19Before him are George H. Hitchings (1905), George Whipple (1878), Louis Ignarro (1941), Haldan Keffer Hartline (1903), Virginia Apgar (1909), and Fernando J. Corbató (1926). After him are E. Donnall Thomas (1920), Dickinson W. Richards (1895), Patch Adams (1945), Harvey Cushing (1869), John O'Keefe (1939), and Michael Stuart Brown (1941).