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Hugo Simberg

1873 - 1917

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Hugo Gerhard Simberg (24 June 1873 – 12 July 1917) was a Finnish symbolist painter and graphic artist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hugo Simberg has received more than 155,308 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Hugo Simberg is the 525th most popular painter (down from 508th in 2019), the 51st most popular biography from Finland (down from 47th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Finnish Painter.

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  • 28

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Among painters, Hugo Simberg ranks 525 out of 1,421Before him are Mikhail Larionov, Theodor Kittelsen, Constantin Meunier, Pieter Lastman, Carlo Dolci, and Michael Sittow. After him are Thomas Lawrence, Clara Peeters, Willem Kalf, Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg, Kunisada, and Philips Wouwerman.

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Among people born in 1873, Hugo Simberg ranks 49Before him are Otto Wels, Jakob Wassermann, Radoje Domanović, Fritz Thyssen, Robert Wiene, and Eliel Saarinen. After him are Arnold van Gennep, Leo Frobenius, Édouard Claparède, Mehmet Akif Ersoy, Hans Berger, and Max Adler. Among people deceased in 1917, Hugo Simberg ranks 29Before him are Jean Gaston Darboux, Radomir Putnik, Léon Bloy, Adolph Wagner, Ferdinand Georg Frobenius, and Princess Louise Margaret of Prussia. After him are Maximilian von Prittwitz, Gustav von Schmoller, Georges Guynemer, Mendele Mocher Sforim, Eleonore Reuss of Köstritz, and Bérenger Saunière.

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In Finland

Among people born in Finland, Hugo Simberg ranks 51 out of 642Before him are Lars Ahlfors (1907), Armi Kuusela (1934), Mauritz Stiller (1883), Aleksis Kivi (1834), Zachris Topelius (1818), and Eliel Saarinen (1873). After him are Lasse Virén (1949), Antti Aarne (1867), Ernst Linder (1868), Georg Henrik von Wright (1916), Jari Litmanen (1971), and Väinö Linna (1920).

Among PAINTERS In Finland

Among painters born in Finland, Hugo Simberg ranks 5Before him are Helene Schjerfbeck (1862), Akseli Gallen-Kallela (1865), Tom of Finland (1920), and Albert Edelfelt (1854). After him are Elin Danielson-Gambogi (1861), Magnus Enckell (1870), Pekka Halonen (1865), Helena Westermarck (1857), Amélie Lundahl (1850), and Vilho Lampi (1898).