WRITER

Valentin Rasputin

1937 - 2015

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Valentin Grigoriyevich Rasputin (; Russian: Валентин Григорьевич Распутин; 15 March 1937 – 14 March 2015) was a Russian writer. He was born and lived much of his life in the Irkutsk Oblast in Eastern Siberia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Valentin Rasputin has received more than 75,369 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Valentin Rasputin is the 2,800th most popular writer (down from 2,536th in 2019), the 946th most popular biography from Russia (down from 850th in 2019) and the 120th most popular Russian Writer.

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  • 75k

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  • 63.11

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  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.54

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Valentin Rasputin ranks 2,800 out of 5,794Before him are Bronisława Wajs, Benjamin Fondane, Jonas Jonasson, Hilaire Belloc, Borislav Pekić, and Kató Lomb. After him are Naoya Shiga, Joyce Meyer, François Cheng, Al-Asmaʿi, José Lezama Lima, and Camille Paglia.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1937, Valentin Rasputin ranks 198Before him are Carlos Westendorp, Geki, Tom Stoppard, George Zweig, Viacheslav Chornovil, and Alice Coltrane. After him are Miguel Trovoada, Mikheil Meskhi, Gary Hocking, Barbara Steele, Lenny Wilkens, and Lluís Martínez Sistach. Among people deceased in 2015, Valentin Rasputin ranks 153Before him are Movita Castaneda, Hans Erni, Harald Nielsen, Søren Kam, Sergio Sollima, and Egon Bahr. After him are Chris Squire, Richard Anthony, Robert Manzon, Esther Brand, Jacob Bekenstein, and Władysław Bartoszewski.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Valentin Rasputin ranks 946 out of 2,688Before him are Leonid Kuravlyov (1936), Muslim Magomayev (1885), Vladimir Atlasov (1661), Vsevolod Bobrov (1922), Martti Talvela (1935), and Aleksandra Pakhmutova (1929). After him are Pavel Yablochkov (1847), Galina Ustvolskaya (1919), Johann Friedrich Reichardt (1752), Semyon Alapin (1856), Dmitry Laptev (1701), and Eugen Slutsky (1880).

Among WRITERS In Russia

Among writers born in Russia, Valentin Rasputin ranks 120Before him are Venedikt Yerofeyev (1938), Vyacheslav Ivanov (1866), Leah Goldberg (1911), Aleksandr Tvardovsky (1910), Kir Bulychev (1934), and Boris Pilnyak (1894). After him are Denis Davydov (1784), Yury Yakovlev (1928), Alexander Sumarokov (1717), Rachel Bluwstein (1890), Yevgeny Baratynsky (1800), and Yulian Semyonov (1931).