Alice Miller

1923 - 2010

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Alice Miller, born as Alicija Englard (12 January 1923 – 14 April 2010), was a Polish-Swiss psychologist, psychoanalyst and philosopher of Jewish origin, who is noted for her books on parental child abuse, translated into several languages. She was also a noted public intellectual. Her book The Drama of the Gifted Child caused a sensation and became an international bestseller upon the English publication in 1981. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alice Miller has received more than 23,583 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Alice Miller is the 85th most popular psychologist (down from 70th in 2019), the 225th most popular biography from Poland (down from 198th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Polish Psychologist.

Alice Miller is most famous for her book, The Drama of the Gifted Child.

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Among psychologists, Alice Miller ranks 85 out of 182Before her are Frederick Herzberg, Ludwig Binswanger, Kurt Koffka, Muzafer Sherif, Donald O. Hebb, and David McClelland. After her are Charles Spearman, Karl Bühler, Clark L. Hull, Otto Gross, Walter Bradford Cannon, and Rollo May.

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Among people born in 1923, Alice Miller ranks 50Before her are Mauno Koivisto, Frederick Herzberg, Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya, Edgar F. Codd, Dev Anand, and René Thom. After her are Conrad Bain, Aaron Spelling, Stephanie Kwolek, Masao Ono, Nizar Qabbani, and Diane Arbus. Among people deceased in 2010, Alice Miller ranks 39Before her are Blake Edwards, Viktor Chernomyrdin, Algirdas Brazauskas, Paul Schäfer, Joan Sutherland, and Enzo Bearzot. After her are Vladimir Arnold, John Fenn, Arthur Penn, Mario Monicelli, Bruno Cremer, and Stjepan Bobek.

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Among people born in Poland, Alice Miller ranks 225 out of 1,231Before her are Carl Gotthard Langhans (1732), Mieszko II Lambert (990), Magnus Hirschfeld (1868), Aleksandra Ekster (1882), Günther Anders (1902), and Robert Luther (1822). After her are Moritz Moszkowski (1854), Ulrich von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff (1848), Eberhard von Mackensen (1889), Stanislaus Kostka (1550), Albert Barillé (1920), and Ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus (1651).


Among psychologists born in Poland, Alice Miller ranks 4Before her are Kurt Lewin (1890), Gustav Fechner (1801), and Solomon Asch (1907). After her are Hugo Münsterberg (1863), Kurt Goldstein (1878), Helene Deutsch (1884), and Abraham Brill (1874).