Frank Heller

1886 - 1947

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Frank Heller was the pen name of the Swedish writer Gunnar Serner (20 July 1886 - 14 October 1947), (aged 61). He wrote a string of light books about shady business transactions in an international milieu. His best known works concerned the recurring character Philip Collin, who was simultaneously a detective and a thief. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frank Heller has received more than 13,188 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Frank Heller is the 4,384th most popular writer (down from 3,513th in 2019), the 631st most popular biography from Sweden (down from 474th in 2019) and the 66th most popular Swedish Writer.

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Among writers, Frank Heller ranks 4,384 out of 5,794Before him are W. S. Gilbert, Gonzalo Rojas, Philippe Néricault Destouches, Edoardo Sanguineti, Károly Kisfaludy, and Herbert Achternbusch. After him are Karolina Světlá, Marilyn Ferguson, Dmitry Gulia, Muriel Barbery, Greg Egan, and Vladimir Dudintsev.

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Among people born in 1886, Frank Heller ranks 192Before him are Lars Hanson, Markus Reiner, Robert L. Eichelberger, Willis H. O'Brien, Urho Castrén, and Ma Rainey. After him are Eugene Burton Ely, Frank Irons, Ricardo Güiraldes, Francis Biddle, Pranas Dovydaitis, and Hugo Jahnke. Among people deceased in 1947, Frank Heller ranks 141Before him are Harry Carey, Riichi Yokomitsu, Willem Pijper, R. B. Bennett, Ossi Oswalda, and Anna von Mildenburg. After him are Georg Schnéevoigt, Tefta Tashko-Koço, Stanislav Kostka Neumann, Nikolai Chebotaryov, Grantley Goulding, and Reginald Innes Pocock.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Frank Heller ranks 631 out of 1,296Before him are Bo Ekelund (1894), Elisabeth Andreassen (1958), Per Olof Sundman (1922), Conny Andersson (1939), Måns Zelmerlöw (1986), and Günther (1967). After him are Rune Larsson (1924), Jens Johansson (1963), Kiki Håkansson (1929), Kent Karlsson (1945), Pia Sundhage (1960), and Robin Söderling (1984).

Among WRITERS In Sweden

Among writers born in Sweden, Frank Heller ranks 66Before him are Anna Maria Lenngren (1754), Gunilla Bergström (1942), Göran Tunström (1937), Hjalmar Bergman (1883), Johan Henric Kellgren (1751), and Per Olof Sundman (1922). After him are Johan Theorin (1963), Lars Ahlin (1915), Mari Jungstedt (1962), Mats Wahl (1945), Birgitta Trotzig (1929), and Peter Englund (1957).