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Gerhart Hauptmann

1862 - 1946

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Gerhart Johann Robert Hauptmann (German: [ˈɡeːɐ̯.haʁt ˈhaʊ̯ptˌman] ; 15 November 1862 – 6 June 1946) was a German dramatist and novelist. He is counted among the most important promoters of literary naturalism, though he integrated other styles into his work as well. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gerhart Hauptmann has received more than 364,798 page views. His biography is available in 95 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 93 in 2019). Gerhart Hauptmann is the 336th most popular writer (down from 302nd in 2019), the 65th most popular biography from Poland (down from 53rd in 2019) and the 8th most popular Polish Writer.

Gerhart Hauptmann is most famous for his play "The Weavers."

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Among writers, Gerhart Hauptmann ranks 336 out of 5,755Before him are Mikhail Lermontov, Ali-Shir Nava'i, Michael Ende, Pierre Beaumarchais, Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark, and Louise Glück. After him are Gao Xingjian, Napoleon Hill, Philip Roth, Czesław Miłosz, Sayyid Qutb, and Appian.

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Among people born in 1862, Gerhart Hauptmann ranks 7Before him are Gustav Klimt, Claude Debussy, Maurice Maeterlinck, David Hilbert, Philipp Lenard, and Arthur Schnitzler. After him are O. Henry, William Henry Bragg, Allvar Gullstrand, Aristide Briand, Victoria of Baden, and Pyotr Stolypin. Among people deceased in 1946, Gerhart Hauptmann ranks 17Before him are Arthur Seyss-Inquart, Ion Antonescu, Mikhail Kalinin, Wilhelm Frick, Julius Streicher, and Alexander Alekhine. After him are Werner von Blomberg, Paul Langevin, Karl Haushofer, Fritz Sauckel, Manuel de Falla, and Gertrude Stein.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Gerhart Hauptmann ranks 65 out of 1,454Before him are Bolesław I the Brave (967), Emil von Behring (1854), Erich von Falkenhayn (1861), Jakob Böhme (1575), Albert A. Michelson (1852), and Faustina Kowalska (1905). After him are Sigismund I the Old (1467), Werner von Blomberg (1878), Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906), Emanuel Lasker (1868), Gustav Fechner (1801), and Andrzej Sapkowski (1948).

Among WRITERS In Poland

Among writers born in Poland, Gerhart Hauptmann ranks 8Before him are Janusz Korczak (1878), Stanisław Lem (1921), Isaac Bashevis Singer (1902), Henryk Sienkiewicz (1846), Wisława Szymborska (1923), and Adam Mickiewicz (1798). After him are Andrzej Sapkowski (1948), Alfred Döblin (1878), Witold Gombrowicz (1904), Osip Mandelstam (1891), Władysław Reymont (1867), and Christa Wolf (1929).