Tony Kushner

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Anthony Robert Kushner (born July 16, 1956) is an American playwright, author, and screenwriter. He received the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1993 for his play Angels in America, then adapted it for HBO in 2003. He co-authored the screenplay for the 2005 film Munich, and he wrote the screenplay for the 2012 film Lincoln. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tony Kushner has received more than 875,508 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Tony Kushner is the 5,041st most popular writer (down from 4,555th in 2019), the 8,938th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,473rd in 2019) and the 692nd most popular American Writer.

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  • 880k

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  • 55.23

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  • 26

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  • 2.40

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  • 3.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Tony Kushner ranks 5,041 out of 5,794Before him are Robert Edmond Grant, Muthuswami Dikshitar, Daniel Kehlmann, Veronica Roth, Sam Houser, and Marie NDiaye. After him are Pavel Antokolsky, Lucía Etxebarría, María Dueñas, Banjo Paterson, Robert Cormier, and Sony Lab'ou Tansi.

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Among people born in 1956, Tony Kushner ranks 364Before him are Janice E. Voss, Rashid Nurgaliyev, Marianne Thyssen, Ha Jin, Laurie Cunningham, and Harald Kloser. After him are Imanol Arias, Meg Whitman, Amira Hass, Mike Godwin, Stefan Majewski, and Ștefan Rusu.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tony Kushner ranks 8,938 out of 15,968Before him are Edward Brooke (1919), Marston Morse (1892), Mildred Gillars (1900), Jeremy Lin (1988), Christopher Gorham (1974), and Mary Eaton (1901). After him are Debra Monk (1949), Ol' Dirty Bastard (1968), John Langdon (1741), Nell Arthur (1837), Aurora Snow (1981), and Dot Jones (1964).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Tony Kushner ranks 692Before him are Chaz Bono (1969), Judy Blume (1938), William Wallace Denslow (1856), Theodore Roethke (1908), Kenneth Rexroth (1905), and Veronica Roth (1988). After him are Robert Cormier (1925), Walker Percy (1916), Zitkala-Sa (1876), Mike Godwin (1956), Katie Couric (1957), and Gwendolyn Brooks (1917).