WRITER

Aharon Appelfeld

1932 - 2018

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Aharon Appelfeld (Hebrew: אהרן אפלפלד‎; born Ervin Appelfeld; February 16, 1932 – January 4, 2018) was an Israeli novelist and Holocaust survivor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Aharon Appelfeld has received more than 109,418 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Aharon Appelfeld is the 1,629th most popular writer (down from 1,413th in 2019), the 205th most popular biography from Ukraine (down from 175th in 2019) and the 32nd most popular Ukrainian Writer.

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  • 1.82

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Aharon Appelfeld ranks 1,629 out of 5,794Before him are Brian Aldiss, Constantijn Huygens, Li Yu, Alice Walker, Oswald von Wolkenstein, and Camilla Läckberg. After him are Erskine Caldwell, Richard Brautigan, Attila József, Robert de Boron, Friedrich de la Motte Fouqué, and Chico Xavier.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1932, Aharon Appelfeld ranks 110Before him are Guillermo Mordillo, Paolo Villaggio, Carl Perkins, Branko Lustig, Delphine Seyrig, and Nikolai Kardashev. After him are Wojciech Kilar, Manuel Puig, Shintaro Ishihara, Isao Tomita, Dušan Makavejev, and Renato Martino. Among people deceased in 2018, Aharon Appelfeld ranks 86Before him are Joël Robuchon, Hayden White, Dorothy Malone, Princess Elisabeth of Denmark, Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza, and Bruno Sammartino. After him are Robert Faurisson, James Mirrlees, Belisario Betancur, Uri Avnery, Robert Morris, and Alan Baker.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Aharon Appelfeld ranks 205 out of 913Before him are Arseny Tarkovsky (1907), Angelica Balabanoff (1878), Vladimir Antonov-Ovseyenko (1883), Lyudmila Gurchenko (1935), Ivan Kotliarevsky (1769), and Semion Mogilevich (1946). After him are Valeriy Borzov (1949), Wojciech Kilar (1932), Georgy Dobrovolsky (1928), Ivan Chernyakhovsky (1906), Stanisław Sosabowski (1892), and Zalmoxis (-713).

Among WRITERS In Ukraine

Among writers born in Ukraine, Aharon Appelfeld ranks 32Before him are Vladimir Korolenko (1853), Juliusz Słowacki (1809), Bruno Schulz (1892), Carolyne zu Sayn-Wittgenstein (1819), Arseny Tarkovsky (1907), and Ivan Kotliarevsky (1769). After him are Tadeusz Borowski (1922), Lina Kostenko (1930), David Burliuk (1882), Ahad Ha'am (1856), Vsevolod Garshin (1855), and Mikołaj Rej (1505).