Gustaw Herling-Grudziński

1919 - 2000

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Gustaw Herling-Grudziński (Polish pronunciation: [ˈgustaf 'herlink gru 'dʑiɲskʲi]; May 20, 1919 − July 4, 2000) was a Polish writer, journalist, essayist, World War II underground fighter, and political dissident abroad during the communist system in Poland. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gustaw Herling-Grudziński has received more than 52,734 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Gustaw Herling-Grudziński is the 3,481st most popular writer (down from 3,127th in 2019), the 699th most popular biography from Poland and the 85th most popular Polish Writer.

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Among writers, Gustaw Herling-Grudziński ranks 3,481 out of 5,794Before her are Jens Bjørneboe, Joan Alcover, Minette Walters, Leonardo Padura Fuentes, Al-A'sha, and Símun av Skarði. After her are Andrée Chedid, George Coșbuc, Marcelino Menéndez y Pelayo, Josef Kajetán Tyl, Zhou Zuoren, and Évariste de Parny.

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Among people born in 1919, Gustaw Herling-Grudziński ranks 172Before her are Michèle Arnaud, Benny Moré, George Gerbner, Ivan Sidorenko, I. K. Gujral, and Héctor Germán Oesterheld. After her are Maurice Boitel, Pál Losonczi, Zuleykha Seyidmammadova, Polina Gelman, Béla Sárosi, and George Shearing. Among people deceased in 2000, Gustaw Herling-Grudziński ranks 144Before her are Anton Heida, Jeanne Hersch, FM-2030, Nicholas Clay, Rinaldo Martino, and Jack Nitzsche. After her are Carmen Martín Gaite, Myroslav Ivan Lubachivsky, Ansumane Mané, Henry Eriksson, Ioannis Andreou, and Gus Hall.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Gustaw Herling-Grudziński ranks 699 out of 1,231Before her are Richard Herrmann (1923), Remus von Woyrsch (1847), Marcin Kromer (1512), Walter Thiel (1910), Duchess Agnes of Württemberg (1835), and August Zaleski (1883). After her are Rainer Barzel (1924), Theodor Kullak (1818), Krzysztof Wielicki (1950), Nikifor (1895), Simonas Daukantas (1793), and Wojciech Gerson (1831).

Among WRITERS In Poland

Among writers born in Poland, Gustaw Herling-Grudziński ranks 85Before her are Adam Michnik (1946), Tadeusz Konwicki (1926), Agnieszka Osiecka (1936), Jan Kott (1914), Marcin Kromer (1512), and Duchess Agnes of Württemberg (1835). After her are Simonas Daukantas (1793), Alfred Kerr (1867), Jurek Becker (1937), Jędrzej Śniadecki (1768), Arno Holz (1863), and Zofia Nałkowska (1884).