Fritz Stern

1926 - 2016

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Fritz Richard Stern (February 2, 1926 – May 18, 2016) was a German-born American historian of German history, Jewish history and historiography. He was a University Professor and a provost at New York's Columbia University. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fritz Stern has received more than 83,050 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Fritz Stern is the 290th most popular historian (down from 244th in 2019), the 824th most popular biography from Poland (down from 681st in 2019) and the 10th most popular Polish Historian.

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Among historians, Fritz Stern ranks 290 out of 341Before him are Anton Heinrich Springer, Richard Hoggart, Boris Rybakov, Taner Akçam, Américo Castro, and Niall Ferguson. After him are Stephen Greenblatt, Jan T. Gross, Nikolaus Pevsner, Benny Morris, Andrea Riccardi, and Samuel Eliot Morison.

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Among people born in 1926, Fritz Stern ranks 300Before him are Janet Asimov, Rodrigo Carazo Odio, Bernhard Klodt, Bob Benny, Luigi De Magistris, and Chuck Cooper. After him are Abel Goumba, Pino Dordoni, Tom Tryon, Keith Michell, Alfonso Sastre, and Abdur Rahman Biswas. Among people deceased in 2016, Fritz Stern ranks 306Before him are Adolf Born, Richard Davalos, Alice Drummond, Luis Alberto Monge, Jean-Christophe Yoccoz, and Pen Sovan. After him are Sándor Tarics, Rune Larsson, Pauline Oliveros, Heinrich Schiff, Jiří Tichý, and Pierre Tchernia.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Fritz Stern ranks 824 out of 1,231Before him are Otto Toeplitz (1881), Hertha Sponer (1895), Aleksander Skrzyński (1882), John Shalikashvili (1936), Marek Belka (1952), and Heinrich Caro (1834). After him are Jan T. Gross (1947), Małgorzata Kidawa-Błońska (1957), Georg Sterzinsky (1936), Karol Olszewski (1846), Józef Oleksy (1946), and Jan Kasprowicz (1860).

Among HISTORIANS In Poland

Among historians born in Poland, Fritz Stern ranks 10Before him are Otto von Gierke (1841), Heinrich Graetz (1817), Ferdinand Gregorovius (1821), Gottfried Achenwall (1719), Karl Otfried Müller (1797), and Walter Laqueur (1921). After him are Jan T. Gross (1947).