WRITER

Tayeb Salih

1929 - 2009

Tayeb Salih

Tayeb Salih (Arabic: الطيب صالح‎; 12 July 1929 – 18 February 2009) was one of Sudan's greatest authors of the twentieth century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tayeb Salih has received more than 160,096 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,512th most popular writer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 160k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 51.53

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.29

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.95

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Tayeb Salih ranks 2,509 out of 4,883Before him are Lucius Afranius, Noor Inayat Khan, Oscar Cullmann, Lucius Aelius Stilo Praeconinus, Denis Villeneuve, and Eumelus of Corinth. After him are Yuan Mei, Anatoly Rybakov, Andre Norton, Mihály Vörösmarty, Yuan Zhen, and Anton Bernolák.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1929, Tayeb Salih ranks 176Before him are Nigel Hawthorne, Charles Tilly, Anne Meara, Filaret, Bernard Williams, and Luis García Meza. After him are Liz Sheridan, Hal Blaine, Bob Hawke, Adrienne Rich, Carolyn S. Shoemaker, and Claude Rich. Among people deceased in 2009, Tayeb Salih ranks 117Before him are Stephen Toulmin, David Eddings, Willy DeVille, Ramaswamy Venkataraman, Armen Takhtajan, and Oleg Yankovsky. After him are Ken Annakin, Lyudmila Zykina, Eric Woolfson, Hildegard Behrens, Guillermo Endara, and Marilyn Chambers.

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In Sudan

Among people born in Sudan, Tayeb Salih ranks 13 out of 23Before him are John Garang (1945), Hassan Al-Turabi (1932), Ibrahim Abboud (1900), Abdallahi ibn Muhammad (1846), Hàm Nghi (1872), and Ismail al-Azhari (1901). After him are Gabriel Zubeir Wako (1941), Babiker Awadalla (1917), Ahmed al-Mirghani (1941), Abdullah Senussi (1949), Alexander Siddig (1965), and Ahmed Awad Ibn Auf (1954).

Among WRITERS In Sudan

Among writers born in Sudan, Tayeb Salih ranks 2Before him are Luqman (-1100).

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