WRITER

Halina Konopacka

1900 - 1989

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Halina Konopacka (Leonarda Kazimiera Konopacka-Matuszewska-Szczerbińska) (26 February 1900 – 28 January 1989) was a Polish athlete. She won the discus throw event at the 1928 Summer Olympics, breaking her own world record and becoming the first Polish Olympic champion. After retiring from athletics she became a writer and poet. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Halina Konopacka has received more than 34,910 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Halina Konopacka is the 3,196th most popular writer (up from 3,352nd in 2019), the 660th most popular biography from Poland (down from 624th in 2019) and the 76th most popular Polish Writer.

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Halina Konopacka ranks 3,196 out of 5,794Before her are Auguste Barbier, István Örkény, Chairil Anwar, Juana de Ibarbourou, Yuli Daniel, and Cotton Mather. After her are Béla Király, Suso Cecchi d'Amico, Ferenc Kölcsey, Oles Honchar, Sigurd Hoel, and Emma Lazarus.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1900, Halina Konopacka ranks 161Before her are Juan d'Arienzo, Boris Yefimov, Bing Xin, Silvio Cator, Sumitranandan Pant, and Amadou Hampâté Bâ. After her are Lee Beom-seok, Maurice Dobb, Ivan Fedyuninsky, Jiří Wolker, Aleksandr Ptushko, and Semyon Lavochkin. Among people deceased in 1989, Halina Konopacka ranks 127Before her are Luiz Gonzaga, Kaj Franck, Edoardo Amaldi, Jean-Michel Charlier, Donald Barthelme, and Maurice Evans. After her are Yuliya Solntseva, Bernard-Marie Koltès, Guy Laroche, Armand Salacrou, Harald Edelstam, and Christine Jorgensen.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Halina Konopacka ranks 660 out of 1,231Before her are Andrzej Munk (1921), Wilhelm Gliese (1915), Johann Dzierzon (1811), Paweł Adamowicz (1965), Janusz Gajos (1939), and Marek Hłasko (1934). After her are Rudolf Ramek (1881), Władysław Odonic (1190), Lazarus Fuchs (1833), Helena Modjeska (1840), Friedrich Gilly (1772), and Duke William Frederick Philip of Württemberg (1761).

Among WRITERS In Poland

Among writers born in Poland, Halina Konopacka ranks 76Before her are Uwe Johnson (1934), Zofia Kossak-Szczucka (1889), Stanisław Konarski (1700), Lidia Zamenhof (1904), Joanna Chmielewska (1932), and Marek Hłasko (1934). After her are Maria Dąbrowska (1889), Kurd Lasswitz (1848), Adam Michnik (1946), Tadeusz Konwicki (1926), Agnieszka Osiecka (1936), and Jan Kott (1914).