Conrad Aiken

1889 - 1973

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Conrad Potter Aiken (August 5, 1889 – August 17, 1973) was an American writer and poet, honored with a Pulitzer Prize, a National Book Award, and was United States Poet Laureate from 1950 to 1952. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Conrad Aiken has received more than 212,313 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Conrad Aiken is the 4,416th most popular writer (down from 3,843rd in 2019), the 6,413th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,298th in 2019) and the 530th most popular American Writer.

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Among writers, Conrad Aiken ranks 4,416 out of 5,794Before him are Einar Már Guðmundsson, Ulrich Plenzdorf, Steven Moffat, Pentti Saarikoski, Erik Johan Stagnelius, and Paul Du Chaillu. After him are Alfonso Sastre, Daniel Quinn, Patrick Poivre d'Arvor, Michel Tremblay, Oliverio Girondo, and I. A. Richards.

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Among people born in 1889, Conrad Aiken ranks 186Before him are Pearl White, Carl O. Sauer, Tryggvi Þórhallsson, Dirk Coster, Arnulf Øverland, and Wesley Ruggles. After him are Thomas Hart Benton, Hans Tropsch, Erwin Stresemann, Ted Wilde, Albert Hill, and Vilho Väisälä. Among people deceased in 1973, Conrad Aiken ranks 178Before him are Alexander Rou, Otilio Ulate Blanco, Erich Srbek, Carlos Menditeguy, Leonid Stein, and Aleksandr Ponomarev. After him are William Inge, Robert Buron, Albert Paris Gütersloh, Estanislau de Figueiredo Pamplona, Romeo Bertini, and Cecil Kellaway.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Conrad Aiken ranks 6,413 out of 15,968Before him are Roger Maris (1934), Paul Williams (1940), Jacqueline Logan (1904), Verne Troyer (1969), Leslie Grossman (1971), and Lawrence Roberts (1937). After him are Gardner Fox (1911), Chris Mulkey (1948), Daniel Quinn (1935), Monique Alexander (1982), Thomas Hearns (1958), and Lawrence Lessig (1961).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Conrad Aiken ranks 530Before him are Robert Lowell (1917), Mark Frost (1953), Marilyn Ferguson (1938), Walter M. Miller Jr. (1923), Lucius Shepard (1943), and Cyril M. Kornbluth (1923). After him are Daniel Quinn (1935), William Inge (1913), Frank O'Hara (1926), Louis Sachar (1954), Daniel Silva (1960), and David E. Kelley (1956).