Irvin D. Yalom

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Irvin D. Yalom

Irvin David Yalom (; born 13 June 1931) is an American existential psychiatrist who is emeritus professor of psychiatry at Stanford University, as well as author of both fiction and nonfiction. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Irvin D. Yalom has received more than 564,335 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 31st most popular psychologist.

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  • 1.68

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Among psychologists, Irvin D. Yalom ranks 31 out of 169Before him are Hermann Ebbinghaus, Paul Ekman, Alfred Binet, Milton H. Erickson, Jerome Bruner, and Lawrence Kohlberg. After him are Hans Eysenck, Alfred Kinsey, Gustav Fechner, Eric Berne, Hermann Rorschach, and John Bowlby.

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Among people born in 1931, Irvin D. Yalom ranks 19Before him are Anita Ekberg, Isabel Martínez de Perón, Chun Doo-hwan, Raymond Kopa, Mário Zagallo, and Desmond Tutu. After him are John Robert Schrieffer, Josef Masopust, Annie Girardot, Roger Penrose, Thomas Bernhard, and Leonard Nimoy.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Irvin D. Yalom ranks 396 out of 12,171Before him are Harold Lloyd (1893), Lawrence Kohlberg (1927), Martin Cooper (1928), Jim Mattis (1950), William G. Morgan (1870), and Murray Gell-Mann (1929). After him are Oliver Stone (1946), Benjamin Harrison (1833), Margaret Mead (1901), Tom Clancy (1947), Geraldine Chaplin (1944), and Allen Ginsberg (1926).

Among PSYCHOLOGISTS In United States

Among psychologists born in United States, Irvin D. Yalom ranks 12Before him are John B. Watson (1878), Edward Thorndike (1874), Paul Ekman (1934), Milton H. Erickson (1901), Jerome Bruner (1915), and Lawrence Kohlberg (1927). After him are Alfred Kinsey (1894), Gordon Allport (1897), Howard Gardner (1943), Philip Zimbardo (1933), Stanley Milgram (1933), and Albert Ellis (1913).

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