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Egon Kisch

1885 - 1948

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Egon Erwin Kisch (29 April 1885 – 31 March 1948) was an Austrian and Czechoslovak writer and journalist, who wrote in German. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Egon Kisch has received more than 150,986 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Egon Kisch is the 1,666th most popular writer (down from 1,328th in 2019), the 207th most popular biography from Czechia (down from 148th in 2019) and the 22nd most popular Czech Writer.

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  • 56.66

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  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.51

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.61

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Egon Kisch ranks 1,666 out of 5,755Before him are Arnaldur Indriðason, E. E. Cummings, Andreas Gryphius, Alexander Fadeyev, Richard Brautigan, and Mao Dun. After him are Hipponax, Gaius Julius Solinus, Seamus Heaney, Wolfgang Borchert, Hadewijch, and Ida Laura Pfeiffer.

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Among people born in 1885, Egon Kisch ranks 70Before him are Sisavang Vong, Agustín Barrios, Harlow Shapley, Khải Định, Frank Jack Fletcher, and Soemu Toyoda. After him are Princess Victoria Adelaide of Schleswig-Holstein, Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz, Jules Romains, Nikolai Krylenko, Władysław Raczkiewicz, and Sydney Chaplin. Among people deceased in 1948, Egon Kisch ranks 60Before him are Seishirō Itagaki, Viktor Brack, Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari, Josef Bühler, Béla Miklós, and Princess Henriette of Belgium. After him are Mitsumasa Yonai, Tony Garnier, Harry Dexter White, Princess Marie Louise of Hanover, Solomon Mikhoels, and Manuel Ponce.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Egon Kisch ranks 207 out of 973Before him are Elizabeth of Görlitz (1390), Antonín Puč (1907), David Popper (1843), Martin of Opava (1300), Sidonie of Poděbrady (1449), and Maria of Austria, Duchess of Jülich-Cleves-Berg (1531). After him are Wenceslaus Hollar (1607), Ivan Klíma (1931), Catherine of Poděbrady (1449), Boleslaus III, Duke of Bohemia (950), Vladimír Menšík (1929), and Victor Kugler (1900).

Among WRITERS In Czechia

Among writers born in Czechia, Egon Kisch ranks 22Before him are Alfred Kubin (1877), Josef Čapek (1887), Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach (1830), Otfried Preußler (1923), Petr Ginz (1928), and Martin of Opava (1300). After him are Ivan Klíma (1931), Guido Adler (1855), Pavel Kohout (1928), Josef Lada (1887), Princess Michael of Kent (1945), and Karel Hynek Mácha (1810).