Eino Leino

1878 - 1926

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Eino Leino (born Armas Einar Leopold Lönnbohm; 6 July 1878 – 10 January 1926) was a Finnish poet and journalist who is considered one of the pioneers of Finnish poetry and a national poet of Finland. His poems combine modern and Finnish folk elements. Much of his work is in the style of the Kalevala and folk songs in general. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eino Leino has received more than 88,757 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Eino Leino is the 1,839th most popular writer (down from 1,716th in 2019), the 67th most popular biography from Finland (down from 63rd in 2019) and the 10th most popular Writer.

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Among writers, Eino Leino ranks 1,839 out of 5,755Before him are Théodore de Banville, Joseph Joubert, Prosper of Aquitaine, Isaac Casaubon, Jonas Mekas, and Maria Shriver. After him are Stéphanie Félicité, comtesse de Genlis, Surdas, Miklós Nyiszli, Karin Boye, Shen Yue, and Adam Oehlenschläger.

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Among people born in 1878, Eino Leino ranks 61Before him are Stephen Timoshenko, Franz Schreker, Princess Alexandra of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, C. Rajagopalachari, Horacio Quiroga, and Hans Ledwinka. After him are Paul Troost, Lionel Barrymore, Walter Heitz, Manuel L. Quezon, Alfréd Hajós, and Anton Hansen Tammsaare. Among people deceased in 1926, Eino Leino ranks 43Before him are John Louis Emil Dreyer, Alphonse Borrelly, Ye Wanyong, Robert Todd Lincoln, Annie Oakley, and Maria Letizia Bonaparte, Duchess of Aosta. After him are Désiré-Joseph Mercier, Francis Ysidro Edgeworth, Lars Magnus Ericsson, Leonid Krasin, Nikolay Chkheidze, and Edwin Abbott Abbott.

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In Finland

Among people born in Finland, Eino Leino ranks 67 out of 642Before him are Fredrik Idestam (1838), Einojuhani Rautavaara (1928), Wäinö Aaltonen (1894), Bengt Holmström (1949), Ville Ritola (1896), and Ilmari Juutilainen (1914). After him are Peter Forsskål (1732), Clas Thunberg (1893), Leif Segerstam (1944), Paavo Lipponen (1941), Minna Canth (1844), and Edvard Westermarck (1862).

Among WRITERS In Finland

Among writers born in Finland, Eino Leino ranks 10Before him are Arto Paasilinna (1942), Mikael Agricola (1510), Johan Ludvig Runeberg (1804), Aleksis Kivi (1834), Zachris Topelius (1818), and Väinö Linna (1920). After him are Minna Canth (1844), Juhani Aho (1861), Fredrika Bremer (1801), Pentti Linkola (1932), Nils-Aslak Valkeapää (1943), and Bo Carpelan (1926).