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Next issue: January 21, 2022 (Issue 410)

Last week, in Issue 409: 164,766 users made 858,228 changes to 412,040 articles on English Wikipedia. The top articles for the week:

  1. Sidney Poitier (657 changes by 254 authors)
  2. Deaths in 2022 (567 changes by 83 authors)
  3. 2022 Australian Open – Men's Singles (496 changes by 102 authors)
  4. J. K. Rowling (486 changes by 13 authors)
  5. 2022 Bronx apartment fire (465 changes by 126 authors)
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