Charles Krauthammer

1950 - 2018

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Charles Krauthammer (; March 13, 1950 – June 21, 2018) was an American political columnist. A conservative political pundit, Krauthammer won the Pulitzer Prize for his columns in The Washington Post in 1987. His weekly column was syndicated to more than 400 publications worldwide.While in his first year studying medicine at Harvard Medical School, Krauthammer became permanently paralyzed from the waist down after suffering a diving board accident that severed his spinal cord at cervical spinal nerve 5. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Krauthammer has received more than 5,158,762 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Charles Krauthammer is the 5,541st most popular writer (down from 4,736th in 2019), the 12,221st most popular biography from United States (down from 9,760th in 2019) and the 905th most popular American Writer.

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Among writers, Charles Krauthammer ranks 5,541 out of 5,794Before him are Kathrin Schmidt, Lawrence Wright, Dave Barry, Nadav Lapid, Peter Hedges, and Junot Díaz. After him are Henry Louis Gates Jr., Andrey Malakhov, David Sedaris, Miles Franklin, Alexandre Jardin, and Vittorio Arrigoni.

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Among people born in 1950, Charles Krauthammer ranks 551Before him are Joseph R. Tanner, Kenneth Cockrell, Leonard Maltin, Carl J. Meade, Anna Deavere Smith, and Branko Babić. After him are Henry Louis Gates Jr., Pawan Kumar Chamling, Roy Blunt, Laura Ziskin, Phoebe Snow, and Patty Murray. Among people deceased in 2018, Charles Krauthammer ranks 460Before him are Maryon Pittman Allen, Tetsuro Miura, Harry Anderson, Anne Donovan, Arnaud Beltrame, and Pete Shelley. After him are Samuel Bodman, Peggy McCay, Paul Laxalt, Oksana Shachko, Eric Bristow, and Pamela Gidley.

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Among people born in United States, Charles Krauthammer ranks 12,221 out of 15,968Before him are David Lee (1983), Sully Erna (1968), Analeigh Tipton (1988), Marc Maron (1963), Charlie Wilson (1953), and Bruce Baumgartner (1960). After him are Taylor Negron (1957), Ed Gordon (1908), Brendan O'Brien (1960), Ashley Massaro (1979), Jasmine Guy (1962), and Henry Louis Gates Jr. (1950).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Charles Krauthammer ranks 905Before him are Jeff VanderMeer (1968), Colson Whitehead (1969), Leonard Maltin (1950), Lawrence Wright (1947), Dave Barry (1947), and Peter Hedges (1962). After him are Henry Louis Gates Jr. (1950), David Sedaris (1956), Walter Jon Williams (1953), Andy Rooney (1919), Peter Schiff (1963), and Vin Scully (1927).