Eckhart Tolle

1948 - Today

Eckhart Tolle

Eckhart Tolle ( EK-art TOL-ə; German: [ˈɛkhaʁt ˈtɔlə]; born Ulrich Leonard Tölle, February 16, 1948) is a spiritual teacher and best-selling author. He is a German-born resident of Canada best known as the author of The Power of Now and A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose. In 2008, The New York Times called Tolle "the most popular spiritual author in the United States". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eckhart Tolle has received more than 3,096,780 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 372nd most popular writer.

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  • 67.80

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  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.57

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.92

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Eckhart Tolle ranks 370 out of 4,883Before him are Johannes V. Jensen, Gertrude Stein, G. K. Chesterton, Cornelius Nepos, Margaret Mitchell, and Jacques Prévert. After him are Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark, Ryūnosuke Akutagawa, Traudl Junge, Henning Mankell, Richard Bach, and Einhard.

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Among people born in 1948, Eckhart Tolle ranks 11Before him are Cat Stevens, Samuel L. Jackson, Svetlana Alexievich, Terry Pratchett, Hassan Rouhani, and Ozzy Osbourne. After him are Henning Mankell, Jan Palach, George R. R. Martin, Jean-Michel Jarre, Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and Antonín Panenka.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Eckhart Tolle ranks 298 out of 3,763Before him are Heinrich Schütz (1585), Maximilian II of Bavaria (1811), Leopold von Ranke (1795), Anton Drexler (1884), Giacomo Meyerbeer (1791), and Gustav Stresemann (1878). After him are Michael Haneke (1942), Alexandra Feodorovna (1798), Otto Lilienthal (1848), Traudl Junge (1920), Heinrich Müller (1900), and Valdemar I of Denmark (1131).

Among WRITERS In Germany

Among writers born in Germany, Eckhart Tolle ranks 24Before him are Paul Heyse (1830), Ernst Jünger (1895), Alexandra Feodorovna (1872), Karl May (1842), Heinrich von Kleist (1777), and Heinrich Mann (1871). After him are Traudl Junge (1920), Einhard (770), Friedrich Schlegel (1772), Jean Paul (1763), Wolfram von Eschenbach (1170), and Patrick Süskind (1949).