Gustav Freytag

1816 - 1895

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Gustav Freytag (German: [ˈfʁaɪˌtaːk]; 13 July 1816 – 30 April 1895) was a German novelist and playwright. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gustav Freytag has received more than 134,892 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia. Gustav Freytag is the 7,969th most popular politician (down from 6,443rd in 2019), the 468th most popular biography from Poland (down from 375th in 2019) and the 120th most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Gustav Freytag ranks 7,969 out of 15,577Before him are Manuel Kantakouzenos, Conon de Béthune, Sigismund, Duke of Bavaria, John VII of Constantinople, Ma Bufang, and Bonosus. After him are Ariobarzanes I of Cappadocia, Mike Pompeo, Ngô Đình Nhu, Laches, Ante Trumbić, and Hypatius.

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Among people born in 1816, Gustav Freytag ranks 15Before him are Abbas I of Egypt, Antoine Béchamp, Carl Ludwig, 10th Dalai Lama, Charles Frédéric Gerhardt, and Giovanni Morelli. After him are Charles-Eugène Delaunay, Paul Féval, père, Antoine François Marmontel, Rudolf Wolf, Charles-Denis Bourbaki, and Ferdinand Ritter von Hebra. Among people deceased in 1895, Gustav Freytag ranks 34Before him are Floriano Peixoto, Georges-Charles de Heeckeren d'Anthès, Franz Ernst Neumann, James Dwight Dana, Ányos Jedlik, and François Certain de Canrobert. After him are Ding Ruchang, Francesco Filippini, Stefan Stambolov, Mykhailo Drahomanov, Grand Duke Alexei Mikhailovich of Russia, and Karl Vogt.

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Among people born in Poland, Gustav Freytag ranks 468 out of 1,454Before him are Hellmuth Stieff (1901), Peter van Eyck (1911), Leon Pinsker (1821), Wolfhart Pannenberg (1928), Jan Tarnowski (1488), and Johann Adam Hiller (1728). After him are Gottfried Achenwall (1719), Vyacheslav Kebich (1936), Werner Lorenz (1891), Fritz London (1900), Richard Abegg (1869), and Józef Haller (1873).


Among politicians born in Poland, Gustav Freytag ranks 120Before him are Władysław III Spindleshanks (1165), Józef Beck (1894), Leszek II the Black (1241), Stanisław Koniecpolski (1591), Zvi Zamir (1925), and Jan Tarnowski (1488). After him are Vyacheslav Kebich (1936), Werner Lorenz (1891), Józef Haller (1873), Gerda Steinhoff (1922), Hugo Haase (1863), and Karl Gützlaff (1803).