Charles Berlitz

1913 - 2003

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Charles Frambach Berlitz (November 22, 1913 – December 18, 2003) was an American polyglot, language teacher and writer, known for his language-learning courses and his books on paranormal phenomena. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Berlitz has received more than 141,849 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Charles Berlitz is the 1,933rd most popular writer (up from 2,172nd in 2019), the 2,435th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,569th in 2019) and the 227th most popular American Writer.

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  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.57

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Charles Berlitz ranks 1,933 out of 5,794Before him are Edward Bunker, Margit Sandemo, Arctinus of Miletus, Edmond Jabès, Phocylides, and Anne Golon. After him are Constantine Manasses, Felice Orsini, Sulpicia, Eduard Uspensky, Tin Ujević, and Michael Cunningham.

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Among people born in 1913, Charles Berlitz ranks 102Before him are Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller, Heinrich Bär, Álvaro Cunhal, Pinetop Perkins, Mary Leakey, and Lucien Goldmann. After him are Bill Hewlett, Alexander Marinesko, Hélio Gracie, Reinhard Hardegen, Malietoa Tanumafili II, and Georgy Flyorov. Among people deceased in 2003, Charles Berlitz ranks 80Before him are André Claveau, Rik Van Steenbergen, Martha Scott, Prince Carl Bernadotte, Howard Fast, and Guy Thys. After him are Donald O'Connor, Mario Merz, Kinji Fukasaku, Massimo Girotti, Neil Postman, and Sébastien Japrisot.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Charles Berlitz ranks 2,435 out of 15,968Before him are Kourtney Kardashian (1979), Edward Bunker (1933), Tim Allen (1953), Lorraine Gary (1937), Nichelle Nichols (1932), and Richard Thorpe (1896). After him are Patrick Duffy (1949), Suzanne Pleshette (1937), Donald O'Connor (1925), Milton Glaser (1929), Michael Cunningham (1952), and Robert F. Engle (1942).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Charles Berlitz ranks 227Before him are Ben Hecht (1893), Carl Sandburg (1878), Lady Randolph Churchill (1854), Clarissa Pinkola Estés (1945), Theodore Sturgeon (1918), and Edward Bunker (1933). After him are Michael Cunningham (1952), Robert James Waller (1939), John W. Campbell (1910), Archibald Gracie IV (1858), Kathy Reichs (1948), and Suzanne Collins (1962).