George Coșbuc

1866 - 1918

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George Coșbuc (Romanian pronunciation: [ˈdʒe̯ordʒe koʃˈbuk]; 20 September 1866 – 9 May 1918) was a Romanian poet, translator, teacher, and journalist, best remembered for his verses describing, praising and eulogizing rural life, its many travails but also its occasions for joy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Coșbuc has received more than 59,308 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). George Coșbuc is the 3,483rd most popular writer (down from 3,226th in 2019), the 245th most popular biography from Romania (down from 201st in 2019) and the 36th most popular Romanian Writer.

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Among writers, George Coșbuc ranks 3,483 out of 5,794Before him are Minette Walters, Leonardo Padura Fuentes, Al-A'sha, Símun av Skarði, Gustaw Herling-Grudziński, and Andrée Chedid. After him are Marcelino Menéndez y Pelayo, Josef Kajetán Tyl, Zhou Zuoren, Évariste de Parny, Leopold Zunz, and Shere Hite.

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Among people born in 1866, George Coșbuc ranks 85Before him are Max Wien, Ignacy Daszyński, Janis Rozentāls, Gustav Adolf von Götzen, Adolf Meyer, and Kuroda Seiki. After him are Carl Theodor Zahle, Princess Louise Sophie of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg, Alexander Protopopov, Mario García Menocal, Sigbjørn Obstfelder, and Charles Jean de la Vallée Poussin. Among people deceased in 1918, George Coșbuc ranks 114Before him are Albert Ballin, Bohumil Kubišta, Hubert Parry, Henry Adams, Marianne Cope, and Ali Aaltonen. After him are Harold Lockwood, Alexander Protopopov, Ulisse Dini, Peter Rosegger, Charles Wolf, and Vasily Safonov.

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In Romania

Among people born in Romania, George Coșbuc ranks 245 out of 572Before him are Cristian Chivu (1980), Emil Racoviță (1868), Liviu Librescu (1930), Alexander Vencel (1944), Lupu Pick (1886), and Ioan Slavici (1848). After him are Marcel Iureș (1951), Răzvan Lucescu (1969), Elena Văcărescu (1864), Ecaterina Teodoroiu (1894), Gheorghe Argeșanu (1883), and Gheorghe Grigore Cantacuzino (1832).

Among WRITERS In Romania

Among writers born in Romania, George Coșbuc ranks 36Before him are Ferenc Kazinczy (1759), Nichita Stănescu (1933), Lajos Bíró (1880), Isidore Isou (1925), Mircea Cărtărescu (1956), and Ioan Slavici (1848). After him are Elena Văcărescu (1864), Ion Heliade Rădulescu (1802), Alexandru Macedonski (1854), Marin Sorescu (1936), Oskar Pastior (1927), and Gabriela Adameșteanu (1942).