Adam Michnik

1946 - Today

Adam Michnik

Adam Michnik (Polish pronunciation: [ˈadam ˈmixɲik]; born 17 October 1946) is a Polish historian, essayist, former dissident, public intellectual, and editor-in-chief of the Polish newspaper, Gazeta Wyborcza. Reared in a family of committed communists, Michnik became an opponent of Poland's communist regime at the time of the party's anti-Jewish purges. He was imprisoned after the 1968 March Events and again after the imposition of martial law in 1981. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adam Michnik has received more than 124,170 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,124th most popular writer.

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  • 24

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  • 2.23

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  • 3.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Adam Michnik ranks 3,119 out of 4,883Before him are Fernán Caballero, Laura Bridgman, Bernhard Severin Ingemann, James A. Michener, William Langland, and William McGonagall. After him are Jiří Wolker, Anyte of Tegea, Aleksandrs Čaks, Gabriel Chevallier, Pierre Mac Orlan, and Karoline von Günderrode.

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Among people born in 1946, Adam Michnik ranks 250Before him are Eugene Levy, Murray Head, Mireya Moscoso, Arnoldo Alemán, Steve Kanaly, and André Dussollier. After him are William Thurston, Joel Camargo, Andrea Dworkin, Daniel Bensaïd, Anatoliy Banishevskiy, and Penelope Wilton.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Adam Michnik ranks 586 out of 930Before him are Wojciech Szczęsny (1990), Charles Proteus Steinmetz (1865), Aleksander Zawadzki (1899), Janusz Kusociński (1907), Walter Laqueur (1921), and Karol Borsuk (1905). After him are Wilhelm Julius Foerster (1832), Marcin Kromer (null), Jurek Becker (1937), Kurd Lasswitz (null), Carl Tausig (1841), and Jan Kott (1914).

Among WRITERS In Poland

Among writers born in Poland, Adam Michnik ranks 68Before him are Aleksander Fredro (1793), Joanna Chmielewska (1932), Sholem Asch (1880), Maria Dąbrowska (1889), Krzysztof Kamil Baczyński (1921), and Simonas Daukantas (1793). After him are Marcin Kromer (null), Jurek Becker (1937), Kurd Lasswitz (null), Jan Kott (1914), Tadeusz Konwicki (1926), and Florian Ceynowa (1817).

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