Hartmann von Aue

1160 - 1210

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Hartmann von Aue, also known as Hartmann von Ouwe, (born c. 1160–70, died c. 1210–20) was a German knight and poet. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hartmann von Aue has received more than 86,295 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Hartmann von Aue is the 1,194th most popular writer (down from 1,160th in 2019), the 1,151st most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,037th in 2019) and the 79th most popular German Writer.

Hartmann von Aue is most famous for writing the medieval epic poem "Iwein" which is about a knight who is in love with a woman who is married to another man.

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Among writers, Hartmann von Aue ranks 1,194 out of 5,794Before him are Paul Bourget, Nizar Qabbani, Chiara Lubich, Ibn al-Muqaffa', Meng Haoran, and Aelius Aristides. After him are Kurt Tucholsky, Sylvia Browne, Yeghishe Charents, Hayim Nahman Bialik, Carson McCullers, and Samuel Butler.

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Among people born in 1160, Hartmann von Aue ranks 7Before him are Pope Innocent III, Pope Gregory IX, Sibylla, Queen of Jerusalem, Pérotin, Ali ibn al-Athir, and Abu Yusuf Yaqub al-Mansur. After him are Muhammad of Ghor, Arnaud Amalric, Ma Yuan, Dulce of Aragon, Alys of France, Countess of Vexin, and Berthold V, Duke of Zähringen. Among people deceased in 1210, Hartmann von Aue ranks 5Before him are Arnaut Daniel, Qutb al-Din Aibak, Geoffrey of Villehardouin, and Sverker II of Sweden. After him are Lu You and Walter Map.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Hartmann von Aue ranks 1,151 out of 5,289Before him are Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen (1792), Karl Richter (1926), Leo Strauss (1899), Anton Dostler (1891), Anselm Feuerbach (1829), and Dorothea of Saxe-Lauenburg (1511). After him are Kurt Tucholsky (1890), Adolph Wagner (1835), Ernest Frederick, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (1724), Johann Christoph Adelung (1732), Prince Henry of Prussia (1862), and Theodor Escherich (1857).

Among WRITERS In Germany

Among writers born in Germany, Hartmann von Aue ranks 79Before him are Gottfried Benn (1886), Rudolf von Sebottendorf (1875), Anton Praetorius (1560), Friedrich Maximilian Klinger (1752), Wilhelm Weitling (1808), and Theodor Storm (1817). After him are Kurt Tucholsky (1890), Arnold van Gennep (1873), August von Kotzebue (1761), W. G. Sebald (1944), Siegfried Lenz (1926), and Hartmann Schedel (1440).