WRITER

Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz

1878 - 1947

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Charles Ferdinand Ramuz (24 September 1878 – 23 May 1947) was a French-speaking Swiss writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz has received more than 55,150 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz is the 1,080th most popular writer (up from 1,271st in 2019), the 109th most popular biography from Switzerland (up from 128th in 2019) and the 11th most popular Swiss Writer.

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  • 55k

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  • 61.10

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  • 39

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.93

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

Nouvelles
La grande peur dans la montagne
Jean-Luc persécuté
Journal, 1896-1942
Présence de la mort
Derborence

Among WRITERS

Among writers, Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz ranks 1,080 out of 7,302Before him are Georg Kaiser, Pu Songling, Charles Péguy, John Malalas, Jean Giono, and Alfred Thayer Mahan. After him are Garcilaso de la Vega, Nikolay Nekrasov, John Berger, Roberto Bolaño, Ivan Cankar, and Dylan Thomas.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1878, Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz ranks 28Before him are Louis Chevrolet, Princess Ingeborg of Denmark, Stepan Shaumian, Georg Kaiser, George Whipple, and Marcel Grossmann. After him are Arthur Scherbius, Yosano Akiko, Carlos Saavedra Lamas, Eileen Gray, Yakov Yurovsky, and Sadriddin Ayni. Among people deceased in 1947, Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz ranks 44Before him are Luigi Russolo, Hans Fallada, Albert Marquet, Manolete, Herbert Backe, and Hjalmar Siilasvuo. After him are Karel Čurda, Pyotr Krasnov, Franz Seldte, Reynaldo Hahn, Prince Eugen, Duke of Närke, and P. D. Ouspensky.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz ranks 109 out of 1,015Before him are Henri Guisan (1874), Henri-Frédéric Amiel (1821), Gaspard Bauhin (1560), Hannes Meyer (1889), Jean Charles Léonard de Sismondi (1773), and Ludwig Binswanger (1881). After him are Rolf M. Zinkernagel (1944), Jost Bürgi (1552), Abraham-Louis Breguet (1747), César Ritz (1850), Jean-Étienne Liotard (1702), and Carla Del Ponte (1947).

Among WRITERS In Switzerland

Among writers born in Switzerland, Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz ranks 11Before him are Karl Barth (1886), Robert Walser (1878), Alejo Carpentier (1904), Johann Ludwig Burckhardt (1784), Max Frisch (1911), and Johann Kaspar Lavater (1741). After him are Gottfried Keller (1819), Annemarie Schwarzenbach (1908), Blaise Cendrars (1887), Hans Urs von Balthasar (1905), Alfonsina Storni (1892), and Antoine-Henri Jomini (1779).