Gerda Lerner

1920 - 2013

Gerda Lerner

Gerda Hedwig Lerner (née Kronstein; April 30, 1920 – January 2, 2013) was an Austrian-born American historian and woman's history author. In addition to her numerous scholarly publications, she wrote poetry, fiction, theatre pieces, screenplays, and an autobiography. She served as president of the Organization of American Historians from 1980 to 1981. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gerda Lerner has received more than 119,088 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 247th most popular historian.

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  • 120k

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  • 45.38

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.63

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.16

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among historians, Gerda Lerner ranks 247 out of 292Before her are Aleksey Shakhmatov, Maxime Rodinson, William Robertson, Fritz Stern, Ibn al-Faqih, and Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr.. After her are John Keegan, Hugh Trevor-Roper, Nikolaus Pevsner, Andrea Riccardi, Timothy D. Snyder, and Stephen Greenblatt.

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Among people born in 1920, Gerda Lerner ranks 238Before her are Fyodor Abramov, Richard Bong, Josefa Iloilo, Claude Cheysson, Eugênio Sales, and Willie Watson. After her are Konstantin Beskov, An Wang, Ragnhild Hveger, George London, Bert Williams, and Thomas Sebeok. Among people deceased in 2013, Gerda Lerner ranks 262Before her are C. Gordon Fullerton, Anthony Caro, Ersilio Tonini, Bill Smith, John Thomas, and Giuseppe Casari. After her are Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, Alla Kushnir, Maria Tallchief, Angela Voigt, Nigel Davenport, and Amar Bose.

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