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Barbara W. Tuchman

1912 - 1989

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Barbara Wertheim Tuchman (; January 30, 1912 – February 6, 1989) was an American historian and author. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Barbara W. Tuchman has received more than 606,420 page views. Her biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Barbara W. Tuchman is the 94th most popular historian (up from 123rd in 2019), the 1,716th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,349th in 2019) and the 4th most popular American Historian.

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Among historians, Barbara W. Tuchman ranks 94 out of 339Before her are Tyrannius Rufinus, Andrea Alciato, Sextus Julius Africanus, Al-Waqidi, Hieronymus Wolf, and Arthur Moeller van den Bruck. After her are Hermann Alexander Diels, Reinhart Koselleck, Jean-Pierre Vernant, Christoph Cellarius, Arnold Hauser, and George Kedrenos.

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Among people born in 1912, Barbara W. Tuchman ranks 76Before her are Ivan Yakubovsky, Dinmukhamed Kunaev, Abbé Pierre, Marina Raskova, Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum, and Yuen Siu-tien. After her are Michel Debré, A. E. van Vogt, Lady Bird Johnson, Woody Guthrie, Chaïm Perelman, and Arne Næss. Among people deceased in 1989, Barbara W. Tuchman ranks 64Before her are Carlos Arias Navarro, Charles J. Pedersen, Luis Carlos Galán, Rashid Behbudov, Karel Zeman, and A. J. Ayer. After her are Minoru Genda, Franklin J. Schaffner, Leonardo Sciascia, Werner Best, Bernard Blier, and Hans Hartung.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Barbara W. Tuchman ranks 1,716 out of 18,182Before her are Jerry Stiller (1927), Michael Spence (1943), Carolyn S. Shoemaker (1929), Floyd Patterson (1935), Jim Rogers (1942), and Edwin S. Porter (1870). After her are Edward Albee (1928), A. L. Kroeber (1876), Angela Bassett (1958), Joe Jackson (1928), Eva Mendes (1974), and Norman Mailer (1923).

Among HISTORIANS In United States

Among historians born in United States, Barbara W. Tuchman ranks 4Before her are Thomas Kuhn (1922), Jared Diamond (1937), and Donna Haraway (1944). After her are Hayden White (1928), Richard Sennett (1943), Howard Zinn (1922), Linda Nochlin (1931), Deborah Lipstadt (1947), Frederick Jackson Turner (1861), Robert Darnton (1939), and John King Fairbank (1907).