Archibald Gracie IV

1858 - 1912

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Archibald Gracie IV (January 15, 1858 – December 4, 1912) was an American writer, soldier, amateur historian, real estate investor, and survivor of the sinking of RMS Titanic. Gracie survived the sinking by climbing aboard an overturned collapsible lifeboat and wrote a popular book about the disaster, which is still in print today. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Archibald Gracie IV has received more than 699,698 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Archibald Gracie IV is the 2,131st most popular writer (down from 1,953rd in 2019), the 2,763rd most popular biography from United States (down from 2,450th in 2019) and the 252nd most popular Writer.

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Among writers, Archibald Gracie IV ranks 2,131 out of 5,755Before him are Zbigniew Herbert, Ottavio Rinuccini, Aloysius Bertrand, Johann Jakob Bodmer, Ding Ling, and Gabriel Matzneff. After him are Imad ad-Din al-Isfahani, Quadratus of Athens, Elena Poniatowska, Jaggi Vasudev, Heinrich Glarean, and John Mandeville.

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Among people born in 1858, Archibald Gracie IV ranks 58Before him are Ethel Smyth, Joséphin Péladan, Caran d'Ache, Maximilien Luce, Bonar Law, and Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko. After him are William Henry Pickering, John L. Sullivan, Francis Preserved Leavenworth, P. J. Kennedy, John A. Hobson, and Hans Rott. Among people deceased in 1912, Archibald Gracie IV ranks 50Before him are Eduard Strasburger, Duchess Marie Gabrielle in Bavaria, Infanta María Teresa of Spain, Georg Heym, Julius Maggi, and Herman Bang. After him are Gustave de Molinari, Ernest Duchesne, Giovanni Pascoli, James S. Sherman, Jacques Futrelle, and Clara Barton.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Archibald Gracie IV ranks 2,763 out of 18,182Before him are Henry Wilson (1812), Billy Milligan (1955), Charles Tilly (1929), Ann Dunham (1942), Clancy Brown (1959), and Anne Meara (1929). After him are Wendy Carlos (1939), Andrew Taylor Still (1828), Sally Kellerman (1937), Joseph Stilwell (1883), Bobby Darin (1936), and Thomas R. Marshall (1854).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Archibald Gracie IV ranks 252Before him are William Moulton Marston (1893), Erich Segal (1937), Djuna Barnes (1892), Maurice Sendak (1928), Flannery O'Connor (1925), and Fritz Leiber (1910). After him are Harold Bloom (1930), Suzanne Collins (1962), Theodore Sturgeon (1918), John Edward Williams (1922), Morgan Robertson (1861), and Ben Hecht (1893).