Ernst Haas

1921 - 1986

Photo of Ernst Haas

Icon of person Ernst Haas

Ernst Haas (March 2, 1921 – September 12, 1986) was an Austrian-American photojournalist and color photographer. During his 40-year career, Haas bridged the gap between photojournalism and the use of photography as a medium for expression and creativity. In addition to his coverage of events around the globe after World War II, Haas was an early innovator in color photography. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ernst Haas has received more than 202,653 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Ernst Haas is the 51st most popular journalist (up from 52nd in 2019), the 622nd most popular biography from Austria (down from 570th in 2019) and the most popular Austrian Journalist.

Memorability Metrics

  • 200k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 61.79

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.12

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Ernst Haas by language


Among journalists, Ernst Haas ranks 51 out of 129Before him are Marion Dönhoff, James Nachtwey, Marcel Bezençon, William Wilson, Mohamed Hassanein Heikal, and Pavlo Chubynsky. After him are Marcelo H. del Pilar, Bill Brandt, Francesco Alberoni, Dith Pran, Thomas Nast, and Ramón Emeterio Betances.

Most Popular Journalists in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1921, Ernst Haas ranks 205Before him are Andrzej Munk, Milorad Pavić, Antonio María Javierre Ortas, Kurt Adolff, Wadih El Safi, and Samuel T. Cohen. After him are Imre Kovács, Guy Laroche, Buddy Rogers, Leo Penn, Ezzard Charles, and Jamie Uys. Among people deceased in 1986, Ernst Haas ranks 127Before him are Teddy Wilson, Moses Finley, Ernst Lehner, Leif Erickson, Mohammad Kazem Shariatmadari, and Juan Carlos Corazzo. After him are Thierry Sabine, Broderick Crawford, Jaroslav Burgr, Tommy Douglas, Harald Reinl, and Floyd Gottfredson.

Others Born in 1921

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1986

Go to all Rankings

In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Ernst Haas ranks 622 out of 1,075Before him are Jan-Carl Raspe (1944), Michael Denis (1729), Franz Nopcsa von Felső-Szilvás (1877), Herbert Prohaska (1955), Emil von Reznicek (1860), and Johann von Herbeck (1831). After him are Natascha Kampusch (1988), Ignaz von Seyfried (1776), Richard Oswald (1880), Ulrich Seidl (1952), Egon Wellesz (1885), and Leopold Hofmann (1738).

Among JOURNALISTS In Austria

Among journalists born in Austria, Ernst Haas ranks 1