Tahar Djaout

1954 - 1993

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Tahar Djaout (January 11, 1954 – June 2, 1993) was an Algerian journalist, poet, and fiction writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tahar Djaout has received more than 61,198 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Tahar Djaout is the 5,199th most popular writer (down from 4,780th in 2019), the 121st most popular biography from Algeria (down from 108th in 2019) and the 18th most popular Writer.

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  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.09

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  • 2.55

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Among writers, Tahar Djaout ranks 5,199 out of 5,755Before him are Robert Menasse, Sven Delblanc, Charles Allston Collins, André Heller, Eduardo Acevedo Díaz, and Larry Kramer. After him are Edward Wilmot Blyden, Eva Ibbotson, William F. Buckley Jr., Scholastique Mukasonga, Michael Bishop, and Elisabeth Eybers.

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Among people born in 1954, Tahar Djaout ranks 370Before him are Anna Grodzka, Rafael Orozco Maestre, Eva Brunne, Dietrich Thurau, Aleksandr Aksinin, and Robert Menasse. After him are Dennis Johnson, Andrei Sannikov, Andrzej Lepper, Oleg Romantsev, J. Michael Straczynski, and Gilbert Duclos-Lassalle. Among people deceased in 1993, Tahar Djaout ranks 214Before him are Paul Mebus, Göta Pettersson, Billy Eckstine, Mia Zapata, Natália Correia, and Heinz Kubsch. After him are Muhammad Khan Junejo, Ihor Turchyn, Janusz Sidło, Danny Blanchflower, Glenn Corbett, and Ann Todd.

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In Algeria

Among people born in Algeria, Tahar Djaout ranks 121 out of 184Before him are Joseph Gonzales (1907), Mustapha Zitouni (1928), Lounès Matoub (1956), Joseph Alcazar (1911), Salima Ghezali (1958), and Françoise Dürr (1942). After him are Ernest Libérati (1906), Jean Amrouche (1906), Hassiba Boulmerka (1968), Biyouna (1952), Célestin Oliver (1930), and Jean Fernandez (1954).

Among WRITERS In Algeria

Among writers born in Algeria, Tahar Djaout ranks 18Before him are Ahmed Mohammed al-Maqqari (1578), Ibn Manzur (1233), Yasmina Khadra (1955), Mouloud Mammeri (1917), Boualem Sansal (1949), and Emmanuel Roblès (1914). After him are Jean Amrouche (1906) and Jules Roy (1907).