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Alfred Stieglitz

1864 - 1946

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Alfred Stieglitz (January 1, 1864 – July 13, 1946) was an American photographer and modern art promoter who was instrumental over his 50-year career in making photography an accepted art form. In addition to his photography, Stieglitz was known for the New York art galleries that he ran in the early part of the 20th century, where he introduced many avant-garde European artists to the U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alfred Stieglitz has received more than 1,341,652 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Alfred Stieglitz is the 12th most popular photographer (up from 22nd in 2019), the 1,011th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,591st in 2019) and the 2nd most popular American Photographer.

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Among photographers, Alfred Stieglitz ranks 12 out of 105Before him are Alberto Korda, Robert Doisneau, Dora Maar, Vivian Maier, Heinrich Hoffmann, and Claude Cahun. After him are Diane Arbus, Julia Margaret Cameron, Felice Beato, Annie Leibovitz, Nobuyoshi Araki, and Brassaï.

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Among people born in 1864, Alfred Stieglitz ranks 26Before him are John Jacob Astor IV, Heinrich Wölfflin, Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale, Frank Wedekind, Rudolf Kjellén, and Charles Cooley. After him are Yun Chi-ho, Alexej von Jawlensky, Séraphine Louis, Jules Renard, Nicholas Marr, and Paul Sérusier. Among people deceased in 1946, Alfred Stieglitz ranks 41Before him are Helene Schjerfbeck, Tomoyuki Yamashita, Wilhelm Marx, Milan Nedić, Ernest Thompson Seton, and Empress Wanrong. After him are Ignacy Mościcki, Friedrich Jeckeln, Döme Sztójay, Vojtech Tuka, Otto Georg Thierack, and Francisco Largo Caballero.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Alfred Stieglitz ranks 1,011 out of 18,182Before him are Dennis Tito (1940), Wyatt Earp (1848), Gillian Anderson (1968), Howard H. Aiken (1900), Steve Buscemi (1957), and Rosalynn Carter (1927). After him are John Mott (1865), Keith Jarrett (1945), Percival Lowell (1855), Jean Webster (1876), Anne Hathaway (1982), and Robert W. Holley (1922).

Among PHOTOGRAPHERS In United States

Among photographers born in United States, Alfred Stieglitz ranks 2Before him are Vivian Maier (1926). After him are Diane Arbus (1923), Annie Leibovitz (1949), Richard Avedon (1923), Robert Mapplethorpe (1946), Irving Penn (1917), Lewis Hine (1874), Edward Weston (1886), Berenice Abbott (1898), Paul Strand (1890), and Carl Van Vechten (1880).