Frans G. Bengtsson

1894 - 1954

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Frans Gunnar Bengtsson (4 October 1894 – 19 December 1954) was a Swedish novelist, essayist, poet and biographer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frans G. Bengtsson has received more than 47,690 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Frans G. Bengtsson is the 2,236th most popular writer (down from 2,009th in 2019), the 317th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 298th in 2019) and the 26th most popular Swedish Writer.

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Among writers, Frans G. Bengtsson ranks 2,236 out of 5,794Before him are Johann Christoph Friedrich GutsMuths, Judith Kerr, Isabella di Morra, Izabela Czartoryska, Martin Walser, and Afanasy Fet. After him are Zygmunt Krasiński, Quadratus of Athens, Shulamith Firestone, Kiki Dimoula, Leon Uris, and Antigonus of Carystus.

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Among people born in 1894, Frans G. Bengtsson ranks 98Before him are Gerhard Schmidhuber, Oskar Klein, Francisco Craveiro Lopes, Prince René of Bourbon-Parma, Max Weinreich, and Âşık Veysel. After him are Jacques Henri Lartigue, Thorleif Haug, Claude Cahun, Ivan Isakov, Warren Weaver, and Goro Yamada. Among people deceased in 1954, Frans G. Bengtsson ranks 51Before him are Onofre Marimón, Fritz London, Thành Thái, Marianne Weber, Wilhelm Schmidt, and Sait Faik Abasıyanık. After him are Ivan Ilyin, Prince Ernst of Hohenberg, Emil Leon Post, Franz Neumann, Claude Cahun, and Princess Antonia of Luxembourg.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Frans G. Bengtsson ranks 317 out of 1,296Before him are Gustav, Duke of Zweibrücken (1670), Anita Björk (1923), Rogvolod (901), Evert Taube (1890), Ove Kindvall (1943), and Sophia Albertina, Abbess of Quedlinburg (1753). After him are Eugène Jansson (1862), Magnus Stenbock (1664), Stig Blomqvist (1946), Vilhelm Moberg (1898), Sixten Jernberg (1929), and Jan-Ove Waldner (1965).

Among WRITERS In Sweden

Among writers born in Sweden, Frans G. Bengtsson ranks 26Before him are Olaus Petri (1493), Maria Gripe (1923), Catherine Vasa of Sweden (1539), Karin Boye (1900), Hjalmar Söderberg (1869), and Elsa Beskow (1874). After him are Vilhelm Moberg (1898), Marianne Fredriksson (1927), Ulf Stark (1944), Liza Marklund (1962), Carl Jonas Love Almqvist (1793), and Georg Stiernhielm (1598).