Ai Qing

1910 - 1996

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Aì Qīng (Chinese: 艾青; pinyin: Aì Qīng; Wade–Giles: Ai Ch'ing, March 27, 1910 – May 5, 1996), born Jiang Zhenghan (Chinese: 蒋正涵; pinyin: Jiǎng Zhènghán) and styled Jiang Haicheng (Chinese: 蒋海澄; pinyin: Jiǎng Hǎichéng), is regarded by some as one of the finest modern Chinese poets. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ai Qing has received more than 136,256 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Ai Qing is the 2,294th most popular writer (up from 2,685th in 2019), the 580th most popular biography from China (up from 602nd in 2019) and the 52nd most popular Writer.

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  • 140k

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  • 54.11

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.75

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.84

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Ai Qing ranks 2,294 out of 5,755Before him are Theodore Prodromos, Marthe Bibesco, Günter Wallraff, Jonathan Franzen, Zuhayr bin Abi Sulma, and Evelyn Beatrice Hall. After him are Ka'b ibn Zuhayr, Stefan Żeromski, Francesc Eiximenis, S. S. Van Dine, George Whitefield, and Terry Goodkind.

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Among people born in 1910, Ai Qing ranks 110Before him are Hideo Shinojima, Nouhak Phoumsavanh, Ruan Lingyu, Félix Candela, Joan Bennett, and Benzion Netanyahu. After him are Cao Yu, Rudolf Kempe, Scatman Crothers, Irmfried Eberl, Alex North, and Barbara O'Neil. Among people deceased in 1996, Ai Qing ranks 102Before him are Gerry Mulligan, Hyman Minsky, Idries Shah, Leo Joseph Suenens, Haing S. Ngor, and Karl Rappan. After him are Cao Yu, Jerry Siegel, Edison Denisov, Károly Grósz, Muhammad al-Badr, and Yulii Khariton.

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In China

Among people born in China, Ai Qing ranks 580 out of 1,392Before him are Sengge Rinchen (1811), Ruan Lingyu (1910), Wang Ming (1904), Bada Shanren (1626), Jin Midi (-134), and Ragibagh Khan (1320). After him are Cao Yu (1910), Jianzhen (688), Li Shangyin (813), Deng Sui (81), Xu Shichang (1855), and Li Cheng (919).

Among WRITERS In China

Among writers born in China, Ai Qing ranks 52Before him are Ruan Ji (210), Fan Zhongyan (989), Ji Kang (223), Feng Menglong (1574), Ding Ling (1904), and Li He (790). After him are Cao Yu (1910), Li Shangyin (813), Consort Ban (-48), Tian Han (1898), Jung Chang (1952), and Han Suyin (1917).