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Bruno Apitz

1900 - 1979

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Bruno Apitz (28 April 1900 – 7 April 1979) was a German writer and a survivor of the Buchenwald concentration camp. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bruno Apitz has received more than 38,233 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Bruno Apitz is the 3,970th most popular writer (up from 4,027th in 2019), the 3,717th most popular biography from Germany (down from 3,558th in 2019) and the 232nd most popular German Writer.

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  • 16

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  • 2.52

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Among writers, Bruno Apitz ranks 3,970 out of 5,755Before him are Erich Weinert, Vasily Lebedev-Kumach, Camille Paglia, Francesco Mario Pagano, Konstantin Batyushkov, and John VIII of Constantinople. After him are Aleko Konstantinov, Vladislav Khodasevich, Margaret Weis, Valentin Vodnik, Osip Senkovsky, and Pierre Bec.

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Among people born in 1900, Bruno Apitz ranks 184Before him are Karl-Jesko von Puttkamer, Vladimir Tributs, Edward Stettinius Jr., Halina Konopacka, Maurice Dobb, and Taylor Caldwell. After him are Seewoosagur Ramgoolam, Itzik Feffer, Masujiro Nishida, Jacques Moeschal, Adlai Stevenson II, and Pyotr Gavrilov. Among people deceased in 1979, Bruno Apitz ranks 157Before him are John Diefenbaker, Amedeo Biavati, Louis Paul Boon, Donny Hathaway, Henri Saint Cyr, and Joan Blondell. After him are Volodymyr Ivasyuk, Pyotr Gavrilov, Dorothy Arzner, Stan Kenton, Paul Meurisse, and Heinz Erhardt.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Bruno Apitz ranks 3,717 out of 6,142Before him are Georg Adolf Erman (1806), Johann Georg Christian Lehmann (1792), Hugo Winckler (1863), Friedrich von Ingenohl (1857), Erich Weinert (1890), and Christian Rohlfs (1849). After him are Princess Johanna Charlotte of Anhalt-Dessau (1682), Gustav Mie (1868), Gustav Heinrich Wiedemann (1826), Rüdiger Safranski (1945), Michael Grätzel (1944), and Princess Charlotte Amalie of Hesse-Philippsthal (1730).

Among WRITERS In Germany

Among writers born in Germany, Bruno Apitz ranks 232Before him are Leonhard Frank (1882), Ferdinand Freiligrath (1810), Johann Most (1846), Dorothee Sölle (1929), Brigitte Hamann (1940), and Erich Weinert (1890). After him are Louise Otto-Peters (1819), Uwe Timm (1940), Detlev von Liliencron (1844), Bel Kaufman (1911), Marie Luise Kaschnitz (1901), and Fritz Reuter (1810).