WRITER

Adalbert Stifter

1805 - 1868

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Adalbert Stifter (German: [ˈʃtɪftɐ]; 23 October 1805 – 28 January 1868) was an Austrian writer, poet, painter, and pedagogue. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adalbert Stifter has received more than 141,166 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Adalbert Stifter is the 975th most popular writer (up from 1,060th in 2019), the 109th most popular biography from Czechia (down from 81st in 2019) and the 14th most popular Czech Writer.

Adalbert Stifter is most famous for his novella, "The Story of My Life."

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Adalbert Stifter ranks 975 out of 5,794Before him are Alexandra David-Néel, Petar II Petrović-Njegoš, Natalia Ginzburg, Marcus Minucius Felix, Jean M. Auel, and Ivar Aasen. After him are Isabelle de Charrière, Hunter S. Thompson, Maria Leopoldina of Austria, Wole Soyinka, Ahmad Khani, and Ninon de l'Enclos.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1805, Adalbert Stifter ranks 15Before him are Louis Auguste Blanqui, Fanny Mendelssohn, Franz Xaver Winterhalter, Maria Anna of Bavaria, Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin, and Marie d'Agoult. After him are Robert FitzRoy, Khachatur Abovian, Cochise, 9th Dalai Lama, Thomas Graham, and Shirali Muslimov. Among people deceased in 1868, Adalbert Stifter ranks 13Before him are August Schleicher, William T. G. Morton, David Brewster, Alexandre Colonna-Walewski, Okita Sōji, and Mihailo Obrenović. After him are Franz Berwald, Tewodros II, James Brooke, Christian Friedrich Schönbein, Kondō Isami, and Rasoherina.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Adalbert Stifter ranks 109 out of 839Before him are Jiří Menzel (1938), Balthasar Neumann (1687), Josef Suk (1874), Zdeněk Miler (1921), Agnes of Bohemia (1211), and Anton Reicha (1770). After him are Stanislav Grof (1931), Henry of Bohemia (1265), Oldřich Nejedlý (1909), Emil Škoda (1839), Eduard Hanslick (1825), and Daniel Swarovski (1862).

Among WRITERS In Czechia

Among writers born in Czechia, Adalbert Stifter ranks 14Before him are Bohumil Hrabal (1914), Franz Werfel (1890), Karl Kraus (1874), Jaroslav Seifert (1901), Ivana Trump (1949), and Julius Fučík (1903). After him are Jan Neruda (1834), Alfred Kubin (1877), Cosmas of Prague (1045), Egon Kisch (1885), Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach (1830), and Josef Čapek (1887).