Arthur Miller

1915 - 2005

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Arthur Asher Miller (October 17, 1915 – February 10, 2005) was an American playwright and essayist in the 20th-century American theater. Among his most popular plays are All My Sons (1947), Death of a Salesman (1949), The Crucible (1953), and A View from the Bridge (1955, revised 1956). He wrote several screenplays and was most noted for his work on The Misfits (1961). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arthur Miller has received more than 6,349,725 page views. His biography is available in 83 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 80 in 2019). Arthur Miller is the 290th most popular writer (down from 275th in 2019), the 255th most popular biography from United States (down from 238th in 2019) and the 27th most popular American Writer.

Arthur Miller is most famous for his play "The Crucible."

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Among writers, Arthur Miller ranks 290 out of 5,794Before him are Chrétien de Troyes, Al-Masudi, Marguerite Duras, Marguerite de Navarre, Eckhart Tolle, and O. Henry. After him are Henrik Pontoppidan, Anne Brontë, J. K. Rowling, Martial, Mikhail Lermontov, and Lucan.

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Among people born in 1915, Arthur Miller ranks 11Before him are Ingrid Bergman, David Rockefeller, Roland Barthes, Vasily Zaitsev, Moshe Dayan, and Orson Welles. After him are Eli Wallach, Paul Samuelson, Yitzhak Shamir, Jerome Bruner, Sviatoslav Richter, and Paul Tibbets. Among people deceased in 2005, Arthur Miller ranks 8Before him are Rosa Parks, Rainier III, Prince of Monaco, George Best, Rinus Michels, Peter Drucker, and Fahd of Saudi Arabia. After him are Paul Ricœur, Claude Simon, Rafic Hariri, Simon Wiesenthal, Saul Bellow, and Zhao Ziyang.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Arthur Miller ranks 255 out of 15,968Before him are Dick Cheney (1941), Buffalo Bill (1846), Shirley MacLaine (1934), Joseph Smith (1805), Oliver Hardy (1892), and O. Henry (1862). After him are Burt Lancaster (1913), Jesse James (1847), Rita Hayworth (1918), Jerry Brown (1938), Colonel Sanders (1890), and Jack Kerouac (1922).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Arthur Miller ranks 27Before him are Walt Whitman (1819), Emily Dickinson (1830), Philip K. Dick (1928), Henry Miller (1891), Mario Puzo (1920), and O. Henry (1862). After him are Jack Kerouac (1922), Ezra Pound (1885), Truman Capote (1924), Margaret Mitchell (1900), James Fenimore Cooper (1789), and Raymond Chandler (1888).