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Hayden White

1928 - 2018

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Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hayden White has received more than 284,686 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Hayden White is the 102nd most popular historian, the 1,899th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,903rd in 2019) and the 5th most popular Historian.

Memorability Metrics

  • 280k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.72

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.44

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.54

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among HISTORIANS

Among historians, Hayden White ranks 102 out of 339Before him are Jean-Pierre Vernant, Christoph Cellarius, Arnold Hauser, George Kedrenos, Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie, and Abu al-Faraj al-Isfahani. After him are Eunapius, Vasily Bartold, Leo the Deacon, Henry Thomas Buckle, Doukas, and Michael Rostovtzeff.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1928, Hayden White ranks 117Before him are Ida Haendel, Alfonso de Portago, Elliott Erwitt, Roddy McDowall, Dick York, and Gordie Howe. After him are Malcolm Glazer, Jack Kevorkian, Georgy Dobrovolsky, Burt Bacharach, Bo Diddley, and Vladimir Beara. Among people deceased in 2018, Hayden White ranks 78Before him are Leon M. Lederman, Robert Faurisson, Aharon Appelfeld, Tom Wolfe, Christine Nöstlinger, and James Mirrlees. After him are John Gavin, Thomas A. Steitz, Alan Bean, Ermanno Olmi, Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza, and Efraín Ríos Montt.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Hayden White ranks 1,899 out of 18,182Before him are Erle Stanley Gardner (1889), Steven Soderbergh (1963), William F. Sharpe (1934), Walker Evans (1903), Rosanna Arquette (1959), and DJ Khaled (1975). After him are Ed Lauter (1938), Michael P. Anderson (1959), Wild Bill Hickok (1837), Al Oerter (1936), Malcolm Glazer (1928), and Edsel Ford (1893).

Among HISTORIANS In United States

Among historians born in United States, Hayden White ranks 5Before him are Thomas Kuhn (1922), Jared Diamond (1937), Donna Haraway (1944), and Barbara W. Tuchman (1912). After him are Richard Sennett (1943), Howard Zinn (1922), Linda Nochlin (1931), Deborah Lipstadt (1947), Frederick Jackson Turner (1861), Robert Darnton (1939), and John King Fairbank (1907).