Adam Mickiewicz

1798 - 1855

Adam Mickiewicz

Adam Bernard Mickiewicz ([mit͡sˈkʲɛvit͡ʂ] (listen); 24 December 1798 – 26 November 1855) was a Polish poet, dramatist, essayist, publicist, translator and political activist. He is regarded as national poet in Poland, Lithuania and Belarus. A principal figure in Polish Romanticism, he is one of Poland's "Three Bards" (Polish: Trzej Wieszcze) and is widely regarded as Poland's greatest poet. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adam Mickiewicz has received more than 498,112 page views. His biography is available in 83 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 211th most popular writer.

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Among writers, Adam Mickiewicz ranks 209 out of 4,883Before him are William Golding, Stanisław Lem, Quintilian, Walt Whitman, Mario Vargas Llosa, and Henry David Thoreau. After him are Alice Munro, Ahmad ibn Hanbal, C. S. Lewis, Pearl S. Buck, Sallust, and Anacreon.

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Among people born in 1798, Adam Mickiewicz ranks 3Before him are Auguste Comte and Eugène Delacroix. After him are Pedro I of Brazil, Alexandra Feodorovna, Jules Michelet, Charles Albert of Sardinia, Giacomo Leopardi, Marie-Caroline of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, Duchess of Berry, František Palacký, August Heinrich Hoffmann von Fallersleben, and Josiah Warren. Among people deceased in 1855, Adam Mickiewicz ranks 5Before him are Carl Friedrich Gauss, Søren Kierkegaard, Nicholas I of Russia, and Charlotte Brontë. After him are Gérard de Nerval, Infante Carlos, Count of Molina, François Rude, Adelaide of Austria, Pavel Nakhimov, Duchess Maria Dorothea of Württemberg, and François Magendie.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Adam Mickiewicz ranks 26 out of 930Before him are Erich Ludendorff (1865), Zygmunt Bauman (1925), Fedor von Bock (1880), Stanisław Lem (1921), Władysław Szpilman (1911), and Irena Sendler (1910). After him are Manfred von Richthofen (1892), Max Born (1882), Władysław IV Vasa (1595), Günther von Kluge (1882), Eric of Pomerania (1381), and Wisława Szymborska (1923).

Among WRITERS In Poland

Among writers born in Poland, Adam Mickiewicz ranks 4Before him are Günter Grass (1927), Janusz Korczak (1878), and Stanisław Lem (1921). After him are Wisława Szymborska (1923), Henryk Sienkiewicz (1846), Isaac Bashevis Singer (1902), Gerhart Hauptmann (1862), Andrzej Sapkowski (1948), Alfred Döblin (1878), Osip Mandelstam (1891), and Witold Gombrowicz (1904).

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