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Fritz Leiber

1910 - 1992

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Fritz Reuter Leiber Jr. ( LEYE-bər; December 24, 1910 – September 5, 1992) was an American writer of fantasy, horror, and science fiction. He was also a poet, actor in theater and films, playwright, and chess expert. With writers such as Robert E. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fritz Leiber has received more than 503,640 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia. Fritz Leiber is the 2,110th most popular writer (up from 2,219th in 2019), the 2,751st most popular biography from United States (up from 2,791st in 2019) and the 251st most popular American Writer.

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  • 500k

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  • 54.73

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.57

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.54

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Fritz Leiber ranks 2,110 out of 5,755Before him are Arne Garborg, Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko, David Lodge, Hamza Hakimzade Niyazi, Vasyl Stus, and Nihal Atsız. After him are Nguyễn Du, Samuil Marshak, Jean-Louis Guez de Balzac, Ludwig Uhland, Sven Nordqvist, and Rahul Sankrityayan.

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Among people born in 1910, Fritz Leiber ranks 98Before him are Ngapoi Ngawang Jigme, Rudolf Lange, John W. Campbell, Pascoal Ranieri Mazzilli, Yusof Ishak, and Hazi Aslanov. After him are Ngô Đình Nhu, Heinz Hoffmann, Jorge Negrete, Sylvester Stadler, Artie Shaw, and Hideo Shinojima. Among people deceased in 1992, Fritz Leiber ranks 88Before him are Gavriil Ilizarov, Josy Barthel, Ajahn Chah, Stella Adler, Allen Newell, and Isidro Lángara. After him are Jean Dieudonné, Marsha P. Johnson, Jeff Porcaro, Audre Lorde, Anthony Dawson, and Petra Kelly.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Fritz Leiber ranks 2,751 out of 18,182Before him are Wilder Penfield (1891), Freddie King (1934), Edgar Snow (1905), Tracy Morgan (1968), Ronald Lauder (1944), and Jill St. John (1940). After him are Richard Thorpe (1896), Leonard Susskind (1940), George W. De Long (1844), Mike Pompeo (1963), William Labov (1927), and Henry Wilson (1812).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Fritz Leiber ranks 251Before him are James M. Cain (1892), William Moulton Marston (1893), Erich Segal (1937), Djuna Barnes (1892), Maurice Sendak (1928), and Flannery O'Connor (1925). After him are Archibald Gracie IV (1858), Harold Bloom (1930), Suzanne Collins (1962), Theodore Sturgeon (1918), John Edward Williams (1922), and Morgan Robertson (1861).