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Record winners
Locus Magazine publisher/editor Charles N. Brown holds the record, with 29 Hugos, while Ansible publisher, fan writer, and author Dave Langford is just behind with 28. Connie Willis holds the lead for most Hugos for works of fiction, 11, followed by Harlan Ellison with 8 (counting his Star Trek script) and Poul Anderson with 7.

Losers Club (Most nominations with no wins)
With David G. Hartwell's Hugo win in 2006, after 31 losses, Stanley Schmidt remains the leader in this category, having been nominated 32 times (including in 2010) without yet having won. Among writers, Michael A. Burstein, Michael Bishop, Gene Wolfe, and Jerry Pournelle are prominent Hugo never-winners.

Never Won
Ray Bradbury, A.E. van Vogt, Lester del Rey; Gregory Benford, Norman Spinrad

Never Even Nominated
Michael Moorcock, Paul J. McAuley, Tim Powers, J.G. Ballard. Iain M. Banks received his first Hugo nomination in 2005, Geoff Ryman in 2007


Total Hugo Wins
(Number of fiction wins in parentheses)

29 Charles N. Brown
28 Dave Langford (1)
15 Gardner Dozois, Michael Whelan
13 Richard E. Geis
11 Connie Willis (11)
10 Frank Kelly Freas
9 Bob Eggleton, Mike Glyer
8 John W. Campbell, Jr., Harlan Ellison (7), Brad W. Foster
7 Poul Anderson (7), Edward L. Ferman, Frederik Pohl (3)
6 Isaac Asimov (5), Ben Bova, Fritz Leiber (6), Richard & Nicki Lynch, Roger Zelazny (6)
5 Lois McMaster Bujold (5), Ellen Datlow, Ed Emshwiller, Phil Foglio, Kirsten Gong-Wong, Joe Haldeman (5), Tim Kirk, Ursula K. Le Guin (5), Larry Niven (5), Mike Resnick (5), Michael Swanwick (5), Vernor Vinge (5)
4 Dena Brown, Orson Scott Card (3), Terry Carr, Ted Chiang (4), Neil Gaiman (4), Jack Gaughan, Alexis Gilliland, Teddy Harvia, Robert A. Heinlein (4), George R. R. Martin (4), Cheryl Morgan, Bill Rotsler, George H. Scithers, Robert Silverberg (4), Susan Wood, Frank Wu
3 David Brin (3), Jim Burns, C. J. Cherryh (3), Arthur C. Clarke (3), John Clute, Gordon R. Dickson (3), Philip Josť Farmer (3), Kaja & Phil Foglio, Donato Giancola, David G. Hartwell, Don Maitz, Robert P. Mills, Andrew I. Porter, Spider Robinson (3), Clifford D. Simak (3), Allen Steele (3), Liza Groen Trombi, Jack Vance (2), John Varley (3), Harry Warner, Jr.
2 Brian W. Aldiss (1), Elizabeth Bear (2), Greg Bear (2), Anthony Boucher, Octavia E. Butler (2), Neil Clarke, Avram Davidson (1), Steve Davies, Samuel R. Delany (1), John Grant, James Gurney, Jennifer A. Hall, James Patrick Kelly (2), Nancy Kress (2), Geoffrey A. Landis (2), George "Lan" Laskowski, Willy Ley, Sue Mason, Joe Mayhew, Walter M. Miller, Jr. (2), Peter Nicholls, Patrick Nielsen Hayden, Alexei Panshin, Victoria Poyser, Kim Stanley Robinson (2), Kristine Kathryn Rusch (1), John Scalzi, Alison Scott, Mike Scott, Bob Shaw, Bruce Sterling (2), Rick Sternbach, Charles Stross (2), Shaun Tan, James V. Taurasi, Sr., James Tiptree, Jr. (2), Gordon Van Gelder, Ray Van Houten, Joan D. Vinge (2), Sean Wallace, Kate Wilhelm (1), Jack Williamson (1)

Total Hugo Nominations
(Number of fiction nominations in parentheses)
[Number of wins in brackets]

54 Dave Langford (1) [28]
51 Mike Glyer [9]
47 Charles N. Brown [29]
40 David G. Hartwell [3]
35 Mike Resnick (29) [5]
34 Richard E. Geis [13]
33 Stanley Schmidt (1), Michael Whelan [15]
30 Bob Eggleton [9]
28 Robert Silverberg (24) [4]
26 Frank Kelly Freas [10], Andrew I. Porter [3]
25 Gardner Dozois (5) [15], Harlan Ellison (19) [8], Edward L. Ferman [7]
24 Michael Swanwick (22) [5], Connie Willis (24) [11]
23 Brad W. Foster [8], Frederik Pohl (9) [7]
22 Terry Carr (1) [4], Ursula K. Le Guin (20) [5], Don Maitz [3], Bill Rotsler (1) [4]
20 Teddy Harvia [4], David Pringle [1], Gordon Van Gelder [2]
19 Larry Niven (19) [5]

Hugo Never-Winners
Number of nominations without ever having won
(Fiction nominations in parentheses)

33 Stanley Schmidt (1)
17 Kathryn Cramer
14 Guy H. Lillian III
13 Kevin J. Maroney, Steven H Silver
12 Thomas Canty, Arthur D. Hlavaty, Evelyn C. Leeper

Total Hugo Losses
Number of times nominated but lost [Number of wins in bracket]

42 Mike Glyer [9]
37 David G. Hartwell [3]
33 Stanley Schmidt
30 Mike Resnick [5]
26 Dave Langford [28]
24 Robert Silverberg [4]
23 Andrew I. Porter [3]
21 Bob Eggleton [9], Richard E. Geis [13]
19 Don Maitz [3], David Pringle [1], Michael Swanwick [5]
18 Charles N. Brown [29], Terry Carr [4], Edward L. Ferman [7], Bill Rotsler [4], Gordon Van Gelder [2], Michael Whelan [15]
17 Kathryn Cramer, Harlan Ellison [8], Ursula K. Le Guin [5]
16 Frank Kelly Freas [10], Teddy Harvia [4], Frederik Pohl [7]
15 Brad W. Foster [8]
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