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Thomas Keneally

1935 - Today

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Thomas Michael Keneally, AO (born 7 October 1935) is a prolific Australian novelist, playwright, and essayist. He is best known for his non-fiction novel Schindler's Ark, the story of Oskar Schindler's rescue of Jews during the Holocaust, which won the Booker Prize in 1982. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Keneally has received more than 426,179 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Thomas Keneally is the 1,716th most popular writer (up from 2,040th in 2019), the 53rd most popular biography from Australia (up from 59th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Australian Writer.

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  • 430k

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  • 38

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.21

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.75

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Thomas Keneally ranks 1,716 out of 5,794Before him are Augustin Barruel, Peter Abrahams, Terry Brooks, Sabino Arana, Karin Boye, and Tanya Savicheva. After him are Eino Leino, Fredric Jameson, Juan Donoso Cortés, Gaius Julius Solinus, Ted Hughes, and John Grinder.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1935, Thomas Keneally ranks 100Before him are Julian Glover, Carl Andre, Dharmendra, Vladislav Volkov, Jan Saudek, and Ron Paul. After him are Richard Kuklinski, David Lodge, Terry Riley, Jack Kemp, Jack Charlton, and Charles Duke.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Thomas Keneally ranks 53 out of 790Before him are Roy Emerson (1936), Travis Fimmel (1979), David Helfgott (1947), Jonathan Hyde (1948), Raymond Dart (1893), and Phil Rudd (1954). After him are Barry Marshall (1951), Flea (1962), Macfarlane Burnet (1899), Michael Hutchence (1960), John Newcombe (1944), and Rhonda Byrne (1945).

Among WRITERS In Australia

Among writers born in Australia, Thomas Keneally ranks 4Before him are Colleen McCullough (1937), P. L. Travers (1899), and James Clavell (1921). After him are Rhonda Byrne (1945), Morris West (1916), Elizabeth von Arnim (1866), Annette Kellermann (1887), Germaine Greer (1939), James Aldridge (1918), Gregory David Roberts (1952), and Peter Carey (1943).

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