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Arthur Schnitzler

1862 - 1931

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Arthur Schnitzler (15 May 1862 – 21 October 1931) was an Austrian author and dramatist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arthur Schnitzler has received more than 511,677 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Arthur Schnitzler is the 323rd most popular writer (up from 338th in 2019), the 87th most popular biography from Austria and the 6th most popular Austrian Writer.

Arthur Schnitzler is most famous for his play "Reigen," which is about a series of ten encounters between ten different men and women.

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Among writers, Arthur Schnitzler ranks 323 out of 5,755Before him are Karl May, François Mauriac, Jack Kerouac, Ezra Pound, Carlos Castaneda, and Georges Bataille. After him are Einhard, Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Graham Greene, Elfriede Jelinek, Arthur Miller, and André Malraux.

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Among people born in 1862, Arthur Schnitzler ranks 6Before him are Gustav Klimt, Claude Debussy, Maurice Maeterlinck, David Hilbert, and Philipp Lenard. After him are Gerhart Hauptmann, O. Henry, William Henry Bragg, Allvar Gullstrand, Aristide Briand, and Victoria of Baden. Among people deceased in 1931, Arthur Schnitzler ranks 9Before him are Khalil Gibran, Lili Elbe, Anna Pavlova, Omar Mukhtar, Otto Wallach, and Geli Raubal. After him are Albert A. Michelson, Erik Axel Karlfeldt, George Herbert Mead, Hussein bin Ali, Sharif of Mecca, Theo van Doesburg, and Joseph Joffre.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Arthur Schnitzler ranks 87 out of 1,237Before him are Kurt Waldheim (1918), Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart (1791), Archduchess Sophie of Austria (1855), Geli Raubal (1908), Elisabeth of Austria, Queen of France (1554), and Baroness Mary Vetsera (1871). After him are Charles II, Archduke of Austria (1540), Elfriede Jelinek (1946), Archduke Otto of Austria (1865), Theodoric the Great (454), Albert II of Germany (1397), and Margaret of Austria, Queen of Spain (1584).

Among WRITERS In Austria

Among writers born in Austria, Arthur Schnitzler ranks 6Before him are Franz Kafka (1883), Stefan Zweig (1881), Peter Handke (1942), Peter Drucker (1909), and Robert Musil (1880). After him are Elfriede Jelinek (1946), Sándor Márai (1900), Shmuel Yosef Agnon (1888), Paula Hitler (1896), Hugo von Hofmannsthal (1874), and Georg Trakl (1887).