Gerardo Diego

1896 - 1987

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Gerardo Diego Cendoya (October 3, 1896 – July 8, 1987) was a Spanish poet, a member of the Generation of '27. Diego taught language and literature at institutes of learning in Soria, Gijón, Santander and Madrid. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gerardo Diego has received more than 38,917 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Gerardo Diego is the 4,012th most popular writer (down from 3,687th in 2019), the 1,215th most popular biography from Spain (down from 1,092nd in 2019) and the 150th most popular Writer.

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Among writers, Gerardo Diego ranks 4,012 out of 5,755Before him are Michael Denis, Arnold Wesker, Robert Holdstock, Chen Zi'ang, Penelope Delta, and Detlev von Liliencron. After him are Arno Holz, Yervant Odian, Eduard von Keyserling, Maryana Marrash, Pherecrates, and Josefina Pla.

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Among people born in 1896, Gerardo Diego ranks 158Before him are Árpád Weisz, Robert Gerhard, Adhemar Pimenta, Philip Showalter Hench, Ulises Saucedo, and Ethel Waters. After him are George Burns, Barbara La Marr, Yu Dafu, Lilia Skala, Steponas Darius, and William Gopallawa. Among people deceased in 1987, Gerardo Diego ranks 148Before him are Kristjan Palusalu, Woody Herman, Conny Plank, Georg Muche, Arturo Torres Carrasco, and Ray Bolger. After him are Meena Keshwar Kamal, Charles Malik, Aldo Boffi, Arne Brustad, Antonio Sastre, and Gerald Moore.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Gerardo Diego ranks 1,215 out of 2,932Before him are Segismundo Moret (1833), Juan Manuel Asensi (1949), Marisol (1948), Francisco Ibáñez Talavera (1936), Manuel Velázquez (1943), and Marco Asensio (1996). After him are Eusebio Sacristán (1964), Josefina Pla (1903), Francisco Umbral (1932), Jorge Lorenzo (1987), Antonio Muñoz Molina (1956), and Víctor Muñoz (1957).

Among WRITERS In Spain

Among writers born in Spain, Gerardo Diego ranks 150Before him are Antonio Buero Vallejo (1916), Manuel José Quintana (1772), Joan Alcover (1854), Manuel Machado (1874), Cerverí de Girona (1259), and Fernando de Herrera (1534). After him are Josefina Pla (1903), Francisco Umbral (1932), Antonio Muñoz Molina (1956), Vicente Espinel (1550), Quim Monzó (1952), and Corín Tellado (1927).