E. E. Cummings

1894 - 1962

E. E. Cummings

Edward Estlin "E. E." Cummings (October 14, 1894 – September 3, 1962), often styled as e e cummings, as he is attributed in many of his published works, was an American poet, painter, essayist, author, and playwright. He wrote approximately 2,900 poems, two autobiographical novels, four plays, and several essays. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of E. E. Cummings has received more than 1,553,754 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,655th most popular writer.

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  • 55.57

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  • 43

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.13

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.91

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, E. E. Cummings ranks 1,652 out of 4,883Before him are Jean-Jacques Ampère, Hélène Cixous, Sæmundr fróði, Martin Opitz, Li He, and Meleager of Gadara. After him are Alma Reville, Alexander Fadeyev, Dexippus, Ted Hughes, José de Acosta, and Oswald von Wolkenstein.

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Among people born in 1894, E. E. Cummings ranks 67Before him are Anton Mussert, Frank Borzage, Américo Tomás, King Vidor, Jacques Henri Lartigue, and Walter Warlimont. After him are Erwin Schulhoff, Paul Lukas, René Fonck, Âşık Veysel, V. V. Giri, and Aino Aalto. Among people deceased in 1962, E. E. Cummings ranks 57Before him are Vita Sackville-West, Hu Shih, Lei Feng, Kirsten Flagstad, Princess Helen of Serbia, and Emil Artin. After him are Leonardo De Lorenzo, Thomas Mitchell, Muhammad VIII al-Amin, M. Visvesvaraya, Antoine Pevsner, and Michel de Ghelderode.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, E. E. Cummings ranks 1,906 out of 12,171Before him are William A. Wheeler (1819), Abigail Adams (1744), Alfred Newman (1900), Justin Timberlake (1981), Charles W. Morris (1903), and Edwin Hall (1855). After him are Paul Cohen (1934), Carl Reiner (1922), Julie Harris (1925), Mike Markkula (1942), George Lakoff (1941), and Randy Schekman (1948).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, E. E. Cummings ranks 193Before him are Wayne Dyer (1940), James B. Donovan (1916), Bob Woodward (1943), Stephen Crane (1871), Elizabeth George (1949), and James Bond (1900). After him are Richard Brautigan (1935), Lawrence Ferlinghetti (1919), Agnes Smedley (1892), Dorothy Parker (1893), Henry Steel Olcott (1832), and John Grinder (1940).