Anton Hansen Tammsaare

1878 - 1940

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Anton Hansen (30 January 1878 – 1 March 1940), better known by his pseudonym A. H. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anton Hansen Tammsaare has received more than 50,687 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Anton Hansen Tammsaare is the 1,954th most popular writer (up from 2,076th in 2019), the 37th most popular biography from Estonia (up from 40th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Writer.

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  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.23

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  • 3.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Anton Hansen Tammsaare ranks 1,954 out of 5,755Before him are Ernst Robert Curtius, Minna Canth, Pierre Alexis Ponson du Terrail, Jaan Kaplinski, Tony Robbins, and Ramón Sampedro. After him are Jean d'Ormesson, Aphrahat, Lina Kostenko, Elif Shafak, Junji Ito, and Vasyl Sukhomlynsky.

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Among people born in 1878, Anton Hansen Tammsaare ranks 67Before him are Eino Leino, Paul Troost, Lionel Barrymore, Walter Heitz, Manuel L. Quezon, and Alfréd Hajós. After him are Duchess Marie Gabrielle in Bavaria, Carl Sandburg, Erich Mühsam, Jack Johnson, Ernest King, and Felix Bernstein. Among people deceased in 1940, Anton Hansen Tammsaare ranks 57Before him are Joseph Meister, Paul Nizan, Anton Korošec, Arthur Zimmermann, Wilhelm Dörpfeld, and Alfred Loisy. After him are Jacques-Arsène d'Arsonval, Pedro de Alcântara, Prince of Grão-Pará, Marie Krøyer, Jehan Alain, Luigi Orione, and Édouard Branly.

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In Estonia

Among people born in Estonia, Anton Hansen Tammsaare ranks 37 out of 310Before him are Johan Laidoner (1884), Siim Kallas (1948), Georg Wilhelm Richmann (1711), Lydia Koidula (1843), Ilon Wikland (1930), and Jaan Kaplinski (1941). After him are Bernhard Schmidt (1879), Bernd Freytag von Loringhoven (1914), Jüri Lossmann (1891), Hermann von Keyserling (1880), Leonid Kulik (1883), and Andrus Ansip (1956).

Among WRITERS In Estonia

Among writers born in Estonia, Anton Hansen Tammsaare ranks 5Before him are Friedrich Reinhold Kreutzwald (1803), Jaan Kross (1920), Lydia Koidula (1843), and Jaan Kaplinski (1941). After him are Marie Under (1883), Balthasar Russow (1536), Carl Robert Jakobson (1841), Eduard Vilde (1865), Oskar Luts (1887), Hella Wuolijoki (1886), and Betti Alver (1906).