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Harry Stack Sullivan

1892 - 1949

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Herbert "Harry" Stack Sullivan (February 21, 1892 – January 14, 1949) was an American Neo-Freudian psychiatrist and psychoanalyst who held that "personality can never be isolated from the complex interpersonal relationships in which [a] person lives" and that "[t]he field of psychiatry is the field of interpersonal relations under any and all circumstances in which [such] relations exist". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harry Stack Sullivan has received more than 322,691 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Harry Stack Sullivan is the 94th most popular psychologist (up from 97th in 2019), the 1,549th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,596th in 2019) and the 35th most popular American Psychologist.

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Among psychologists, Harry Stack Sullivan ranks 94 out of 183Before him are Donald O. Hebb, Antonio Damasio, George Armitage Miller, Rollo May, Aleksei N. Leontiev, and James McKeen Cattell. After him are Charles Spearman, John Money, René Spitz, Benjamin Spock, Michael Balint, and Urie Bronfenbrenner.

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Among people born in 1892, Harry Stack Sullivan ranks 63Before him are Hjalmar Siilasvuo, Eiji Yoshikawa, Juan Negrín, Edith Södergran, Karl Wilhelm Reinmuth, and Tamon Yamaguchi. After him are Tazio Nuvolari, S. R. Ranganathan, Marcel Dassault, Rafael Moreno Aranzadi, Alfonsina Storni, and Andrés Nin Pérez. Among people deceased in 1949, Harry Stack Sullivan ranks 35Before him are Prince August Wilhelm of Prussia, László Rajk, Aino Aalto, Solomon R. Guggenheim, José Clemente Orozco, and Prince Carlos of Bourbon-Two Sicilies. After him are Ulrich Salchow, Alice Bailey, Béla Balázs, Nikola Zhekov, Leonard Bloomfield, and Valentino Mazzola.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Harry Stack Sullivan ranks 1,549 out of 18,182Before him are Benedict Arnold (1741), James Van Allen (1914), Jake Gyllenhaal (1980), Matt LeBlanc (1967), James McKeen Cattell (1860), and Michelle Phillips (1944). After him are Poul Anderson (1926), Paul L. Modrich (1946), Leslie Groves (1896), Kim Carnes (1945), Lisa Ann (1972), and Tony Shalhoub (1953).

Among PSYCHOLOGISTS In United States

Among psychologists born in United States, Harry Stack Sullivan ranks 35Before him are David McClelland (1917), Walter Bradford Cannon (1871), Benjamin Bloom (1913), George Armitage Miller (1920), Rollo May (1909), and James McKeen Cattell (1860). After him are Benjamin Spock (1903), Clark L. Hull (1884), Carol Gilligan (1936), George Kelly (1905), Jon Kabat-Zinn (1944), and Robert Sternberg (1949).