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 92,465 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Egon Kisch is the 1,328th most popular writer (up from 1,620th in 2019), the 148th most popular biography from Czechia (down from 61st in 2019) and the 18th most popular Czech Writer.

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  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.45

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  • 2.04

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Among writers, Egon Kisch ranks 1,328 out of 5,794Before him are Sheridan Le Fanu, Babrius, Victor Serge, Namık Kemal, Heliodorus of Emesa, and Lord Alfred Douglas. After him are Rex Stout, Reşat Nuri Güntekin, Juliusz Słowacki, Hieronymus of Cardia, Robin Hobb, and Ibn al-Nadim.

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Among people born in 1885, Egon Kisch ranks 55Before him are Tamara Karsavina, George Minot, Velimir Khlebnikov, Clementine Churchill, Aristides de Sousa Mendes, and Kato Svanidze. After him are Per Albin Hansson, Sacha Guitry, Theda Bara, Viktor Schauberger, Bess Truman, and Harlow Shapley. Among people deceased in 1948, Egon Kisch ranks 48Before him are Waldemar Hoven, Wolfram Sievers, Pompeu Fabra, Dieter Wisliceny, Josef Bühler, and Rudolf Brandt. After him are Prince Adalbert of Prussia, Hans Aumeier, Edgar de Wahl, Kenji Doihara, Kōki Hirota, and Tony Garnier.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Egon Kisch ranks 148 out of 839Before him are Cosmas of Prague (1045), Antonín Zápotocký (1884), Ottokar Czernin (1872), Bedřich Hrozný (1879), Emilie Schindler (1907), and Jan Ladislav Dussek (1760). After him are Margaret of Bohemia, Queen of Hungary (1335), Archduke Eugen of Austria (1863), Vratislaus I, Duke of Bohemia (888), Karl I, Prince of Liechtenstein (1569), Jarmila Kratochvílová (1951), and Ignaz Moscheles (1794).

Among WRITERS In Czechia

Among writers born in Czechia, Egon Kisch ranks 18Before him are Ivana Trump (1949), Julius Fučík (1903), Adalbert Stifter (1805), Jan Neruda (1834), Alfred Kubin (1877), and Cosmas of Prague (1045). After him are Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach (1830), Josef Čapek (1887), Martin of Opava (1300), Ivan Klíma (1931), Otfried Preußler (1923), and Petr Ginz (1928).