Giorgos Seferis

1900 - 1971

Giorgos Seferis

Giorgos or George Seferis (; Greek: Γιώργος Σεφέρης [ˈʝorɣos seˈferis]), the pen name of Georgios Seferiades (Γεώργιος Σεφεριάδης; March 13 [O.S. February 29] 1900 – September 20, 1971), was a Greek poet-diplomat. He was one of the most important Greek poets of the 20th century, and a Nobel laureate. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giorgos Seferis has received more than 178,252 page views. His biography is available in 71 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 489th most popular writer.

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  • 71

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.22

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  • 4.27

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Giorgos Seferis ranks 486 out of 4,883Before him are Alcaeus of Mytilene, Grazia Deledda, Comte de Lautréamont, Baldassare Castiglione, Daphne du Maurier, and Michel Houellebecq. After him are Robert A. Heinlein, Thomas Paine, Robert Walser, Ilya Ehrenburg, Gérard de Nerval, and Edgar Rice Burroughs.

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Among people born in 1900, Giorgos Seferis ranks 25Before him are Jacques Prévert, Heinrich Müller, Hans Adolf Krebs, Urho Kekkonen, Hans Fritzsche, and Kurt Weill. After him are Richard Kuhn, Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, Eyvind Johnson, Jan Oort, Thomas Wolfe, and Ragnar Granit. Among people deceased in 1971, Giorgos Seferis ranks 16Before him are Fernandel, Lawrence Bragg, Paul Karrer, Harold Lloyd, Igor Tamm, and Theodor Svedberg. After him are Lin Biao, Arne Jacobsen, Arne Tiselius, Wilhelm List, Mátyás Rákosi, and Gotthard Heinrici.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Giorgos Seferis ranks 217 out of 901Before him are Leo IV the Khazar (750), Romanos I Lekapenos (870), John IV Laskaris (1250), Isaac I Komnenos (1007), Theodora Porphyrogenita (984), and Pope Stephen III (720). After him are Andronikos IV Palaiologos (1348), Leontios (660), Alexios V Doukas (1140), Parascheva of the Balkans (1000), Dragut (1485), and Cevdet Sunay (1899).

Among WRITERS In Turkey

Among writers born in Turkey, Giorgos Seferis ranks 11Before him are Orhan Pamuk (1952), Anacreon (-570), Anna Komnene (1083), Ammianus Marcellinus (330), Yunus Emre (1240), and Dionysius of Halicarnassus (-60). After him are Novatian (220), André Chénier (1762), Yaşar Kemal (1923), Aziz Nesin (1915), Aratus (-315), and Publilius Syrus (-100).

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