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Heinrich Hoffmann

1809 - 1894

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Heinrich Hoffmann (June 13, 1809 – September 20, 1894) was a German psychiatrist, who also wrote some short works including Der Struwwelpeter, an illustrated book portraying children misbehaving. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heinrich Hoffmann has received more than 43,039 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Heinrich Hoffmann is the 2,247th most popular writer (down from 2,039th in 2019), the 2,264th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,853rd in 2019) and the 149th most popular German Writer.

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Heinrich Hoffmann ranks 2,247 out of 5,794Before him are Leon Uris, Antigonus of Carystus, Almeida Garrett, Vilhelm Moberg, Posidippus, and Margit Kaffka. After him are Mariana Alcoforado, Andrey Kurbsky, Sholem Asch, Apollonius Dyscolus, Jeppe Aakjær, and Elena Poniatowska.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1809, Heinrich Hoffmann ranks 28Before him are Juan Donoso Cortés, Mariano José de Larra, Luigi Federico Menabrea, Bettino Ricasoli, Edwin Freiherr von Manteuffel, and Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.. After him are Jean-Hippolyte Flandrin, François Certain de Canrobert, James Glaisher, Friedrich Ferdinand von Beust, Edward FitzGerald, and Leopoldo O'Donnell, 1st Duke of Tetuán. Among people deceased in 1894, Heinrich Hoffmann ranks 30Before him are Nikolai Ge, Jean Charles Galissard de Marignac, Gall, Christina Rossetti, Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr., and Archduke Wilhelm Franz of Austria. After him are Guillaume Lekeu, Charles Augustus, Hereditary Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, Alexander von Middendorff, Grand Duchess Catherine Mikhailovna of Russia, Władysław Czartoryski, and Walter Pater.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Heinrich Hoffmann ranks 2,264 out of 5,289Before him are Leopold IV, Duke of Anhalt (1794), Peter Högl (1897), Berthold, Duke of Merania (1153), Leopold IV, Prince of Lippe (1871), Charles Christian, Prince of Nassau-Weilburg (1735), and Stefan Effenberg (1968). After him are Joachim Streich (1951), Alexander Kluge (1932), Johann Froben (1460), Princess Albertina Frederica of Baden-Durlach (1682), Jürgen Sparwasser (1948), and Henrich Focke (1890).

Among WRITERS In Germany

Among writers born in Germany, Heinrich Hoffmann ranks 149Before him are Stefan Heym (1913), Cornelia Funke (1958), Wolfgang Iser (1926), Johann Christoph Friedrich GutsMuths (1759), Judith Kerr (1923), and Martin Walser (1927). After him are Carl Zuckmayer (1896), Erich Mühsam (1878), Matthias Claudius (1740), George Mosse (1918), Elisabeth of Schönau (1129), and Christian Fürchtegott Gellert (1715).