WRITER

Shūsaku Endō

1923 - 1996

Shūsaku Endō

Shūsaku Endō (遠藤 周作, Endō Shūsaku, March 27, 1923 – September 29, 1996) was a Japanese author who wrote from the rare perspective of a Japanese Roman Catholic. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shūsaku Endō has received more than 372,463 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,184th most popular writer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 370k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.52

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.46

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.76

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Shūsaku Endō ranks 1,183 out of 4,883Before him are Francesco Maria Piave, Sarah, Duchess of York, Alfred Kubin, Bulat Okudzhava, Daniil Kharms, and Sami Frashëri. After him are Nora Roberts, Kurt Tucholsky, Hayim Nahman Bialik, Edith Södergran, Sharafkhan Bidlisi, and Leonid Andreyev.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1923, Shūsaku Endō ranks 58Before him are Diane Arbus, Merton Miller, Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya, Masao Ono, Cliff Robertson, and Aaron Spelling. After him are André Gorz, Bettie Page, René Thom, Lola Flores, Norman Mailer, and Conrad Bain. Among people deceased in 1996, Shūsaku Endō ranks 50Before him are Rafael Kubelík, P. L. Travers, Hideo Sakai, Virginia Cherrill, Alain Poher, and Lucio Fulci. After him are Lars Ahlfors, Mieczysław Weinberg, William Vickrey, Piet Hein, Mohammad Najibullah, and Masaki Kobayashi.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Shūsaku Endō ranks 247 out of 3,113Before him are Yamamoto Tsunetomo (1659), Emperor Ninken (449), Emperor Tsuchimikado (1196), Emperor Toba (1103), Emperor Ankan (466), and Emperor Fushimi (1265). After him are Emperor Daigo (885), Yoshio Furukawa (1934), Tokugawa Iemochi (1846), Masamune (1300), Kenichi Fukui (1918), and Hiroshi Yamauchi (1927).