Eyvind Johnson

1900 - 1976

Eyvind Johnson

Eyvind Johnson (29 July 1900 – 25 August 1976) was a Swedish novelist and short story writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eyvind Johnson has received more than 84,308 page views. His biography is available in 67 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 501st most popular writer.

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  • 84k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 65.57

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 67

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.11

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

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Among writers, Eyvind Johnson ranks 498 out of 4,883Before him are Edgar Rice Burroughs, Anaïs Nin, Zecharia Sitchin, Erich Kästner, Susan Sontag, and Arthur Koestler. After him are William Makepeace Thackeray, Thomas Bernhard, Jostein Gaarder, Jacob L. Moreno, Washington Irving, and Andrzej Sapkowski.

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Among people born in 1900, Eyvind Johnson ranks 28Before him are Urho Kekkonen, Hans Fritzsche, Kurt Weill, Giorgos Seferis, Richard Kuhn, and Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma. After him are Jan Oort, Thomas Wolfe, Ragnar Granit, W. Edwards Deming, Karl Wolff, and Choe Yong-gon. Among people deceased in 1976, Eyvind Johnson ranks 23Before him are Henrik Dam, Joachim Peiper, Benjamin Britten, Man Ray, Alexander Calder, and Leopold Ružička. After him are Jacques Monod, Raymond Queneau, Anneliese Michel, Zhu De, Rudolf Bultmann, and Dalton Trumbo.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Eyvind Johnson ranks 67 out of 935Before him are Axel von Fersen the Younger (1755), Eric IX of Sweden (1120), Folke Bernadotte (1895), Haakon VI of Norway (1340), Stellan Skarsgård (1951), and Carl Larsson (1853). After him are Sven Hedin (1865), Benny Andersson (1946), Anders Zorn (1860), Arne Tiselius (1902), Louise of Sweden (1851), and Hannes Alfvén (1908).

Among WRITERS In Sweden

Among writers born in Sweden, Eyvind Johnson ranks 8Before him are Selma Lagerlöf (1858), August Strindberg (1849), Tomas Tranströmer (1931), Pär Lagerkvist (1891), Henning Mankell (1948), and Erik Axel Karlfeldt (1864). After him are Stieg Larsson (1954), Harry Martinson (1904), Verner von Heidenstam (1859), Ellen Key (1849), Jan Guillou (1944), and Per Olov Enquist (1934).

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