Eleanor H. Porter

1868 - 1920

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Eleanor Emily Hodgman Porter (December 19, 1868 – May 21, 1920) was an American novelist, most known for Pollyanna (1913) and Just David (1916). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eleanor H. Porter has received more than 152,086 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Eleanor H. Porter is the 763rd most popular writer (up from 944th in 2019), the 820th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,038th in 2019) and the 87th most popular American Writer.

Eleanor H. Porter is most famous for her children's novel, Pollyanna.

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  • 25

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  • 8.11

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  • 1.76

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Among writers, Eleanor H. Porter ranks 763 out of 5,794Before her are Antonio Machado, Klaus Ebner, Nellie Bly, Frederick Forsyth, Christa Wolf, and Vasubandhu. After her are Claudius Aelianus, Olga Tokarczuk, Jane Hawking, Menippus, Achim von Arnim, and Henry Fielding.

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Among people born in 1868, Eleanor H. Porter ranks 31Before her are Dietrich Eckart, Felix Hoffmann, Theodore William Richards, Huo Yuanjia, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, and August Horch. After her are James Brendan Connolly, Stefan George, Henrietta Swan Leavitt, Charles Maurras, Josephine Bakhita, and Prince Frederick Charles of Hesse. Among people deceased in 1920, Eleanor H. Porter ranks 21Before her are Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia, Inessa Armand, Rosalia Lombardo, Dmitri Ivanovsky, Svetozar Boroević, and John Reed. After her are Benito Pérez Galdós, Essad Pasha Toptani, Duchess Marie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Venustiano Carranza, Max Klinger, and Otto Gross.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eleanor H. Porter ranks 820 out of 15,968Before her are Dennis Rodman (1961), Mel Ferrer (1917), Ronald Wayne (1934), Rosalyn Sussman Yalow (1921), Nellie Bly (1864), and Gary Sinise (1955). After her are Davy Crockett (1786), Dizzy Gillespie (1917), Murray Rothbard (1926), Jean Harlow (1911), George E. Smith (1930), and Loie Fuller (1862).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Eleanor H. Porter ranks 87Before her are John Fante (1909), John Jacob Astor IV (1864), Joseph Campbell (1904), Maya Angelou (1928), Raymond Carver (1938), and Nellie Bly (1864). After her are Michael Crichton (1942), Zelda Fitzgerald (1900), James Brendan Connolly (1868), L. Frank Baum (1856), Sinclair Lewis (1885), and Anne Rice (1941).