Hjalmar Söderberg

1869 - 1941

Hjalmar Söderberg

Hjalmar Emil Fredrik Söderberg (2 July 1869 – 14 October 1941) was a Swedish novelist, playwright, poet and journalist. His works often deal with melancholy and lovelorn characters, and offer a rich portrayal of contemporary Stockholm through the eyes of the flaneur. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hjalmar Söderberg has received more than 59,046 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,682nd most popular writer.

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Among writers, Hjalmar Söderberg ranks 1,680 out of 4,883Before him are Dorothy L. Sayers, Horacio Quiroga, Anna Leonowens, Agnes Smedley, Gaston Paris, and Oliver Goldsmith. After him are David Lodge, Juan Goytisolo, Richard Adams, Gerald Gardner, Marcel Schwob, and Robert Brasillach.

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Among people born in 1869, Hjalmar Söderberg ranks 54Before him are Hans Pfitzner, Prince Philippe, Duke of Orléans, Stanisław Wyspiański, Grand Duke Sergei Mikhailovich of Russia, Vasily Bartold, and Else Lasker-Schüler. After him are Hans Poelzig, Liane de Pougy, Julius Dorpmüller, Tony Garnier, Yevno Azef, and Washington Luís. Among people deceased in 1941, Hjalmar Söderberg ranks 62Before him are Rudolf Hilferding, Annie Jump Cannon, Émile Picard, Hans Berger, Charles Huntziger, and Christian Sinding. After him are Joachim Schepke, Benjamin Lee Whorf, Natalie of Serbia, Ivan Panfilov, Jelly Roll Morton, and Alexandros Koryzis.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Hjalmar Söderberg ranks 249 out of 935Before him are Håkan the Red (1040), Sven Lindqvist (1932), Johannes Magnus (1488), Joe Hill (1879), Thorbjörn Fälldin (1926), and Princess Christina, Mrs. Magnuson (1943). After him are Per Brahe the Younger (1602), Stig Anderson (1931), Catherine Stenbock (1535), Lars Lagerbäck (1948), Lennart Bernadotte (1909), and Monica Zetterlund (1937).

Among WRITERS In Sweden

Among writers born in Sweden, Hjalmar Söderberg ranks 23Before him are Stig Dagerman (1923), Karin Boye (1900), Håkan Nesser (1950), Maj Sjöwall (1935), Maria Gripe (1923), and Sven Lindqvist (1932). After him are Elsa Beskow (1874), Per Wahlöö (1926), Frans G. Bengtsson (1894), Vilhelm Moberg (1898), Carl Jonas Love Almqvist (1793), and Esaias Tegnér (1782).

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