Elias Canetti

1905 - 1994

Elias Canetti

Elias Canetti (; Bulgarian: Елиас Канети; 25 July 1905 – 14 August 1994) was a German-language author, born in Ruse, Bulgaria to a merchant family. They moved to Manchester, England, but his father died in 1912, and his mother took her three sons back to the continent. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elias Canetti has received more than 341,614 page views. His biography is available in 77 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 149th most popular writer.

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Among writers, Elias Canetti ranks 147 out of 4,883Before him are Heinrich Böll, Sully Prudhomme, William Faulkner, Haruki Murakami, Georges Simenon, and Novalis. After him are Petronius, Charlotte Brontë, Du Fu, Aldous Huxley, Carlo Collodi, and Yukio Mishima.

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Among people born in 1905, Elias Canetti ranks 7Before him are Jean-Paul Sartre, Howard Hughes, Ayn Rand, Albert Speer, Christian Dior, and Simo Häyhä. After him are Viktor Frankl, Henry Fonda, Dag Hammarskjöld, Greta Garbo, Carl David Anderson, and Mikhail Sholokhov. Among people deceased in 1994, Elias Canetti ranks 8Before him are Karl Popper, Richard Nixon, Charles Bukowski, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Linus Pauling, and Erich Honecker. After him are Erik Erikson, Eugène Ionesco, Ayrton Senna, Andrei Chikatilo, Antônio Carlos Jobim, and Burt Lancaster.

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Elias Canetti ranks 5 out of 221Before him are Aesop (-620), Ahmed III (1673), Safiye Sultan (1550), and Galerius (250). After him are Aurelian (214), Flavius Aetius (390), Belisarius (505), Georgi Dimitrov (1882), Boris III of Bulgaria (1894), Maximinus Thrax (173), and Phocas (547).

Among WRITERS In Bulgaria

Among writers born in Bulgaria, Elias Canetti ranks 2Before him are Aesop (-620). After him are Saint Naum (830), Hristo Botev (1848), Chernorizets Hrabar (890), Ivan Vazov (1850), Georgi Markov (1929), Sabahattin Ali (1907), Elin Pelin (1877), Georgi Sava Rakovski (1821), Peyo Yavorov (1878), and Elisaveta Bagriana (1893).