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 615,135 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Archibald Gracie IV is the 1,954th most popular writer (down from 1,775th in 2019), the 2,451st most popular biography from United States (down from 2,084th in 2019) and the 231st most popular American Writer.

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Among writers, Archibald Gracie IV ranks 1,954 out of 5,794Before him are Elsa Beskow, Zinaida Gippius, Luigi Illica, Malcolm Lowry, Louis Paul Boon, and John of Kronstadt. After him are Kathy Reichs, Robert de Clari, Joachim Neander, Wieland Wagner, José-Maria de Heredia, and José Carlos Mariátegui.

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Among people born in 1858, Archibald Gracie IV ranks 52Before him are Wolfgang Kapp, Remy de Gourmont, Saitō Makoto, William Henry Pickering, Keke Geladze, and Ethel Smyth. After him are Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko, John L. Sullivan, Wilhelm Fliess, Maximilien Luce, Joséphin Péladan, and Francis Preserved Leavenworth. Among people deceased in 1912, Archibald Gracie IV ranks 47Before him are Duchess Amalie in Bavaria, Georg Heym, Mykola Lysenko, Voltairine de Cleyre, Grand Duchess Vera Konstantinovna of Russia, and Nicholas of Japan. After him are Francisco Lázaro, Takuboku Ishikawa, Herman Bang, Eduard Strasburger, Giovanni Pascoli, and Ernest Duchesne.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Archibald Gracie IV ranks 2,451 out of 15,968Before him are John W. Campbell (1910), Craig Venter (1946), Stephen Lang (1952), Barbara Hershey (1948), Elizabeth Warren (1949), and Brent Spiner (1949). After him are Alex North (1910), Kathy Reichs (1948), Gregory Goodwin Pincus (1903), Robert Downey Sr. (1936), Kurtwood Smith (1943), and Ben Webster (1909).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Archibald Gracie IV ranks 231Before him are Theodore Sturgeon (1918), Edward Bunker (1933), Charles Berlitz (1913), Michael Cunningham (1952), Robert James Waller (1939), and John W. Campbell (1910). After him are Kathy Reichs (1948), Suzanne Collins (1962), Anne Sexton (1928), Joan Didion (1934), Edward Gorey (1925), and Nora Ephron (1941).