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Yuval Noah Harari

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Yuval Noah Harari (Hebrew: יובל נח הררי [juˈval ˈnoaχ haˈʁaʁi]; born 1976) is an Israeli public intellectual, historian, and professor in the Department of History at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He is the author of the popular science bestsellers Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind (2014), Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow (2016), and 21 Lessons for the 21st Century (2018). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yuval Noah Harari has received more than 4,587,737 page views. His biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Yuval Noah Harari is the 79th most popular historian (down from 75th in 2019), the 116th most popular biography from Israel and the 4th most popular Israeli Historian.

Yuval Noah Harari is an Israeli historian and author who is most famous for his book Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind.

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Among historians, Yuval Noah Harari ranks 79 out of 339Before him are Carlo Ginzburg, Eutropius, Donna Haraway, Julius Wellhausen, Ephorus, and Timaeus. After him are Georges Duby, Flavio Biondo, George Ostrogorsky, Shoqan Walikhanov, Al-Maqrizi, and Sozomen.

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Among people born in 1976, Yuval Noah Harari ranks 9Before him are Andriy Shevchenko, Francesco Totti, Cillian Murphy, Chester Bennington, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Ryan Reynolds. After him are Michael Ballack, Clarence Seedorf, Ramzan Kadyrov, Judit Polgár, Alexei Navalny, and Ruud van Nistelrooy.

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In Israel

Among people born in Israel, Yuval Noah Harari ranks 116 out of 430Before him are George Habash (1926), Nahum (-600), Simeon of Jerusalem (100), Yitzhak Navon (1921), Shimon bar Yochai (1), and Leila Khaled (1944). After him are Judah ha-Nasi (135), Al-Maqdisi (945), Barak (null), David Grossman (1954), Arieh Warshel (1940), and Mariam Baouardy (1846).

Among HISTORIANS In Israel

Among historians born in Israel, Yuval Noah Harari ranks 4Before him are Josephus (37), Procopius (500), and William of Tyre (1130). After him are Sextus Julius Africanus (160), Tom Segev (1945), and Benny Morris (1948).

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