WRITER

Virginie Despentes

1969 - Today

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Virginie Despentes (French: [depɑ̃t]; born 13 June 1969) is a French writer, novelist and filmmaker. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Virginie Despentes has received more than 237,399 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Virginie Despentes is the 4,595th most popular writer (down from 4,212th in 2019), the 3,843rd most popular biography from France (down from 3,288th in 2019) and the 524th most popular French Writer.

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  • 240k

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  • 57.91

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  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.68

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.47

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Virginie Despentes ranks 4,595 out of 5,794. Before her are Lev Kassil, Sergey Gorodetsky, Louis L'Amour, Anton Aškerc, Georgy Ivanov, and Aleksei Arbuzov. After her are Michael Scott, František Halas, Władysław Broniewski, Meg Cabot, Henri Béraud, and Mario Luzi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1969, Virginie Despentes ranks 216Before her are Christy Turlington, Noah Taylor, Hyde, Lee Jae-yong, Andrej Panadić, and Jan Axel Blomberg. After her are Mahsun Kırmızıgül, Helmut Lotti, Pierfrancesco Favino, Jenni Rivera, Bismarck Barreto Faria, and Daniel Fonseca.

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In France

Among people born in France, Virginie Despentes ranks 3,843 out of 5,234. Before her are Corinne Hermès (1961), Alain Decaux (1925), Dominique Colonna (1928), Colette Marchand (1925), Henry of Blois (1096), and Adèle Exarchopoulos (1993). After her are Guillaume Bieganski (1932), Sébastien Ogier (1983), Joseph Jean Pierre Laurent (1823), Henri Béraud (1885), Nina Companeez (1937), and Michel Roger (1949).

Among WRITERS In France

Among writers born in France, Virginie Despentes ranks 524Before her are Philippe Claudel (1962), Joseph Roumanille (1818), René Boylesve (1867), Isabelle Collin Dufresne (1935), Thierry Meyssan (1957), and Alain Decaux (1925). After her are Henri Béraud (1885), Théodore Aubanel (1829), René Bazin (1853), Tony Duvert (1945), Claude Esteban (1935), and Jacques-Pierre Amette (1943).