Dino Buzzati

1906 - 1972

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Dino Buzzati-Traverso (Italian pronunciation: [ˈdiːno butˈtsaːti]; 14 October 1906 – 28 January 1972) was an Italian novelist, short story writer, painter and poet, as well as a journalist for Corriere della Sera. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dino Buzzati has received more than 204,568 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Dino Buzzati is the 593rd most popular writer (up from 638th in 2019), the 692nd most popular biography from Italy (up from 716th in 2019) and the 46th most popular Italian Writer.

Dino Buzzati is most famous for his novel The Tartar Steppe.

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Notable Works

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Among writers, Dino Buzzati ranks 593 out of 5,794Before him are Aulus Gellius, Demetrius Vikelas, Alexander Herzen, Vuk Karadžić, Mihai Eminescu, and Anthony Burgess. After him are Pierre Choderlos de Laclos, France Prešeren, August Wilhelm Schlegel, Harry Martinson, Robert Ludlum, and John le Carré.

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Among people born in 1906, Dino Buzzati ranks 43Before him are Albert Sabin, Oleg Antonov, Vladimir Prelog, Clyde Tombaugh, John Huston, and Hans Bethe. After him are Philip Johnson, Klaus Mann, Hans Asperger, Empress Wanrong, Estée Lauder, and Marcelo Caetano. Among people deceased in 1972, Dino Buzzati ranks 19Before him are Franz Halder, Paul Hausser, Paul-Henri Spaak, Erich von dem Bach-Zelewski, Erhard Milch, and Princess Sibylla of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. After him are Andrei Tupolev, Talal of Jordan, Asta Nielsen, Athenagoras I of Constantinople, Maurice Chevalier, and Cristóbal Balenciaga.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Dino Buzzati ranks 692 out of 4,088Before him are Paul the Deacon (720), Quintus Sertorius (-126), Aulus Gellius (123), Pope Felix IV (480), Isabella of Aragon, Queen of France (1248), and Milo of Croton (-557). After him are Joseph of Cupertino (1603), Victor Emmanuel I of Sardinia (1759), Pope Benedict V (930), Rodolfo Graziani (1882), Pope Stephen V (850), and Lucius Quinctius Cincinnatus (-519).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Dino Buzzati ranks 46Before him are Lorenzo Da Ponte (1749), Gabriele D'Annunzio (1863), Grazia Deledda (1871), Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa (1896), Francesca da Rimini (1259), and Aulus Gellius (123). After him are Alessandro Manzoni (1785), Giacomo Leopardi (1798), Persius (34), Carlo Gozzi (1720), Poliziano (1454), and Giambattista Basile (1566).