Ellen Glasgow

1873 - 1945

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Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow (April 22, 1873 – November 21, 1945) was an American novelist who won the Pulitzer Prize for the Novel in 1942. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ellen Glasgow has received more than 135,654 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Ellen Glasgow is the 5,313th most popular writer (down from 4,540th in 2019), the 10,597th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,391st in 2019) and the 807th most popular American Writer.

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  • 21

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  • 3.77

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Among writers, Ellen Glasgow ranks 5,313 out of 5,794Before her are Randall Jarrell, Boris Izaguirre, Akif Pirinçci, Marina Lewycka, Richard Flanagan, and Ama Ata Aidoo. After her are Horton Foote, Charles Frazier, Paul Klebnikov, Denis Johnson, Richard Lovelace, and Barry Unsworth.

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Among people born in 1873, Ellen Glasgow ranks 159Before her are Dorothy Richardson, Alphonse Kirchhoffer, John Simon, 1st Viscount Simon, Charles Schlee, Enoch Sontonga, and Robert Wrenn. After her is John W. Davis. Among people deceased in 1945, Ellen Glasgow ranks 266Before her are Arthur Tell Schwab, Frank Chapman, Princess Maud, Countess of Southesk, Hiram Johnson, Lucille La Verne, and Robert Benchley. After her are Eoin MacNeill and Alfred E. Goodey.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ellen Glasgow ranks 10,597 out of 15,968Before her are Scott Adams (1957), Colton Ford (1962), Mark Aguirre (1959), Abigail Johnson (1961), William Ellery (1727), and Jim Bausch (1906). After her are Alice White (1904), Isidore Mankofsky (1931), Brian J. Smith (1981), Oliver Hudson (1976), Deval Patrick (1956), and Jon Abrahams (1977).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Ellen Glasgow ranks 807Before her are James Gleick (1954), Philip Freneau (1752), Joe Medicine Crow (1913), Melissa Rosenberg (1962), Jean Stafford (1915), and Randall Jarrell (1914). After her are Horton Foote (1916), Charles Frazier (1950), Paul Klebnikov (1963), N. Scott Momaday (1934), Pat Conroy (1945), and Ernest Cline (1972).