Erik Gustaf Geijer

1783 - 1847

Erik Gustaf Geijer

Erik Gustaf Geijer (12 January 1783 – 23 April 1847) was a Swedish writer, historian, poet, philosopher, and composer. His writings served to promote Swedish National Romanticism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Erik Gustaf Geijer has received more than 33,242 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,623rd most popular writer.

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Among writers, Erik Gustaf Geijer ranks 2,619 out of 4,883Before him are Henri Meilhac, Stefanie Zweig, Yu Kil-chun, T. H. White, Longchenpa, and David C. H. Austin. After him are Uhwudong, Þjóðólfr of Hvinir, Uwe Johnson, A. E. Waite, José de Alencar, and Maria Skobtsova.

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Among people born in 1783, Erik Gustaf Geijer ranks 22Before him are Charles Frederick, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, François Magendie, Augustus, Grand Duke of Oldenburg, Prince Wilhelm of Prussia, Nadezhda Durova, and Constantine Samuel Rafinesque. After him are Charles-Louis Havas, Princess Amelia of the United Kingdom, Charles Julien Brianchon, Guglielmo Pepe, Ernst Gottlieb von Steudel, and Giovanni Berchet. Among people deceased in 1847, Erik Gustaf Geijer ranks 23Before him are William II, Elector of Hesse, Ioannis Kolettis, Karl Friedrich Burdach, Friedrich von Gärtner, Abbasgulu Bakikhanov, and Josef Jungmann. After him are José Joaquín de Olmedo, José de Palafox y Melci, 1st Duke of Zaragoza, Alexey Venetsianov, Virginia Eliza Clemm Poe, Henri Dutrochet, and Tyagaraja.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Erik Gustaf Geijer ranks 365 out of 935Before him are Eugène Jansson (1862), Jacob Georg Agardh (1813), Per Oscarsson (1927), Gunnar Nilsson (1948), Daniel Solander (1733), and Torgny Lindgren (1938). After him are Erik Nilsson (1916), Göran Wahlenberg (1780), Gideon Ståhlberg (1908), Carl Johan Thyselius (1811), Per Daniel Amadeus Atterbom (1790), and Olof Björnsson (950).