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Tony Kushner

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Anthony Robert Kushner (born July 16, 1956) is an American author, playwright, and screenwriter. Lauded for his work on stage, he is most known for his seminal work Angels in America, which earned a Pulitzer Prize and a Tony Award. At the turn of the 21st Century he became known for his numerous film collaborations with Steven Spielberg. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tony Kushner has received more than 1,454,084 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Tony Kushner is the 5,512th most popular writer (down from 5,034th in 2019), the 9,169th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,922nd in 2019) and the 719th most popular American Writer.

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  • 42.60

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  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.95

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  • 4.53

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Tony Kushner ranks 5,512 out of 5,755Before him are Margaret Mazzantini, René Benjamin, Alvah Bessie, Kathryn Stockett, Theodora Kroeber, and Mikhail Shishkin. After him are Jacques de Lacretelle, David Seidler, Pratibha Ray, Miho Mosulishvili, Wadih Sa'adeh, and Susan Brownmiller.

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Among people born in 1956, Tony Kushner ranks 400Before him are Tim Paterson, Avi Cohen, Marin Alsop, Dwight Yoakam, Jonathan Palmer, and Andro Knego. After him are Ingrid Kristiansen, Giampaolo Mazza, Oscar Garré, Volker Beck, Sanjaagiin Bayar, and Mina Ahadi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tony Kushner ranks 9,169 out of 18,182Before him are Jim Risch (1943), Spring Byington (1886), Francis Hopkinson (1737), Shaun White (1986), Richard Florida (1957), and Ken Burns (1953). After him are Dave Arneson (1947), Edith McGuire (1944), Thomas C. Hart (1877), Dale Crover (1967), Charles B. Cory (1857), and Justin Francis Rigali (1935).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Tony Kushner ranks 719Before him are W. S. Merwin (1927), Robert Creeley (1926), David Brown (1916), Alvah Bessie (1904), Kathryn Stockett (1969), and Theodora Kroeber (1897). After him are Susan Brownmiller (1935), Lynne Cox (1957), Robert Coover (1932), Michael Chabon (1963), Janet Evanovich (1943), and Thomas Berger (1924).