Betti Alver

1906 - 1989

Betti Alver

Elisabet "Betti" Alver (23 November [O.S. 10 November] 1906 in Jõgeva – 19 June 1989 in Tartu) (from the year 1937 Elisabet Talvik, and from the year 1956 Elisabet Lepik), was one of Estonia's most notable poets. She was among the first generation to be educated in schools of an independent Estonia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Betti Alver has received more than 18,737 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 2,505th most popular writer.

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  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.62

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  • 2.59

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Betti Alver ranks 2,502 out of 4,883Before her are Viktor Dyk, Cyprian Norwid, Richard Baxter, Gunnar Ekelöf, Marie Under, and Fatma Aliye Topuz. After her are Lucius Afranius, Noor Inayat Khan, Oscar Cullmann, Lucius Aelius Stilo Praeconinus, Denis Villeneuve, and Eumelus of Corinth.

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Among people born in 1906, Betti Alver ranks 129Before her are J. R. Jayewardene, Piero Taruffi, Francisco Ayala, Enrico Mattei, Flávio Costa, and Artur Lundkvist. After her are Princess Anne of Orléans, Max August Zorn, Lilian Harvey, Endre Kabos, Raymond Sommer, and Edward Ochab. Among people deceased in 1989, Betti Alver ranks 104Before her are Franz Binder, Imre Németh, Barbara W. Tuchman, Joe Spinell, André Cayatte, and Richie Ginther. After her are Gerhard Schröder, Michał Rola-Żymierski, Diana Vreeland, René Moawad, Maurice Evans, and Edward Ochab.

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In Estonia

Among people born in Estonia, Betti Alver ranks 54 out of 181Before her are Veljo Tormis (1930), Herman Wrangel (1584), Aleksander Klumberg (1899), Alfred Neuland (1895), Kaarel Eenpalu (1888), and Marie Under (1883). After her are Paul Ariste (1905), Friedrich Akel (1871), Kazimierz Świątek (1914), Jaan Tõnisson (1868), Jaan Poska (1866), and Eduard Vilde (1865).

Among WRITERS In Estonia

Among writers born in Estonia, Betti Alver ranks 5Before her are Friedrich Reinhold Kreutzwald (1803), Jaan Kross (1920), Anton Hansen Tammsaare (1878), and Marie Under (1883). After her are Eduard Vilde (1865), Carl Robert Jakobson (1841), Jaan Kaplinski (1941), Hella Wuolijoki (1886), Friedebert Tuglas (1886), Juhan Liiv (1864), and Oskar Luts (1887).