Alma Karlin

1889 - 1950

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Alma Ida Willibalde Maximiliana Karlin (12 October 1889 – 15 January 1950) was a Slovene traveler, writer, poet, collector, polyglot and theosophist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alma Karlin has received more than 31,417 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Alma Karlin is the 3,047th most popular writer (up from 3,244th in 2019), the 49th most popular biography from Slovenia (up from 52nd in 2019) and the 8th most popular Slovene Writer.

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Among writers, Alma Karlin ranks 3,047 out of 5,794Before her are R. A. Salvatore, Juan Fernández de Heredia, Åsa Larsson, Bonaventure des Périers, Arthur Young, and John Christopher. After her are Giuseppe Parini, Peter Cheyney, Édouard Chavannes, Laura Bridgman, Matthías Jochumsson, and Ryōtarō Shiba.

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Among people born in 1889, Alma Karlin ranks 130Before her are Zofia Kossak-Szczucka, Ralph H. Fowler, Angelo Iachino, Mikha'il Na'ima, James Whale, and Edmond Privat. After her are Lord Leopold Mountbatten, Ludwig Renn, Larry Semon, Laureano Gómez, Antonio Caggiano, and Manuel Prado Ugarteche. Among people deceased in 1950, Alma Karlin ranks 86Before her are Ernst Wiechert, Gustaf John Ramstedt, Raymond Sommer, Lev Berg, Alexandru Vaida-Voevod, and Melitta Bentz. After her are Edward Arthur Milne, Alfonso Daniel Rodríguez Castelao, Guilhermina Suggia, Heinrich Tessenow, Juan Botasso, and Kurt Schmitt.

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In Slovenia

Among people born in Slovenia, Alma Karlin ranks 49 out of 247Before her are Edvard Kocbek (1904), Ivana Kobilca (1861), Stanko Vraz (1810), Anton Haus (1851), Srečko Katanec (1963), and Ivan Grohar (1867). After her are Jurij Dalmatin (1547), Rudolf Maister (1874), Louis Adamic (1898), Oton Župančič (1878), Ivo Daneu (1937), and Srečko Kosovel (1904).

Among WRITERS In Slovenia

Among writers born in Slovenia, Alma Karlin ranks 8Before her are Ivan Cankar (1876), Jernej Kopitar (1780), Sigismund von Herberstein (1486), Drago Jančar (1948), Edvard Kocbek (1904), and Stanko Vraz (1810). After her are Louis Adamic (1898), Oton Župančič (1878), Srečko Kosovel (1904), Count Anton Alexander von Auersperg (1806), Valentin Vodnik (1758), and Constantin von Wurzbach (1818).