Israel Joshua Singer

1893 - 1944

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Israel Joshua Singer (Yiddish: ישראל יהושע זינגער ; November 30, 1893, Biłgoraj, Congress Poland — February 10, 1944 New York) was a Polish-Jewish novelist who wrote in Yiddish. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Israel Joshua Singer has received more than 53,336 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Israel Joshua Singer is the 1,942nd most popular writer (down from 1,834th in 2019), the 417th most popular biography from Poland (down from 383rd in 2019) and the 41st most popular Polish Writer.

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Among writers, Israel Joshua Singer ranks 1,942 out of 5,794Before him are Sulpicia, Eduard Uspensky, Tin Ujević, Michael Cunningham, Christy Brown, and Guido Adler. After him are Robert James Waller, John W. Campbell, Yasutaka Tsutsui, Rhonda Byrne, Ana María Matute, and Elsa Beskow.

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Among people born in 1893, Israel Joshua Singer ranks 85Before him are Marianne Brandt, Dorothy Parker, Gillis Grafström, Vera Brittain, Ben Hecht, and Friedrich Christian, Margrave of Meissen. After him are Alexander Korda, Edsel Ford, Alois Hába, Bai Chongxi, Madeleine Astor, and William Moulton Marston. Among people deceased in 1944, Israel Joshua Singer ranks 110Before him are Helmut Lent, Hans Krása, Pavel Haas, Petr Ginz, Heinz Brandt, and Lina Cavalieri. After him are Rudolf Schmundt, J. Walter Christie, Chaim Rumkowski, Charles Diehl, Takeo Takagi, and Riccardo Zandonai.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Israel Joshua Singer ranks 417 out of 1,231Before him are Florian Znaniecki (1882), Sendivogius (1566), Janusz Korwin-Mikke (1942), Hans Woellke (1911), Sophia Jagiellon, Margravine of Brandenburg-Ansbach (1464), and Nikita Ivanovich Panin (1718). After him are Peter Lindbergh (1944), Leon Pinsker (1821), Stanisław Koniecpolski (1591), Werner Naumann (1909), Wilhelm Kube (1887), and Heinrich Wilhelm Dove (1803).

Among WRITERS In Poland

Among writers born in Poland, Israel Joshua Singer ranks 41Before him are Georg Heym (1887), Stanisław Wyspiański (1869), Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz (1885), George Adamski (1891), Avraham Stern (1907), and I. L. Peretz (1852). After him are Maria Konopnicka (1842), Julian Tuwim (1894), Uri Orlev (1931), Stefania Wilczyńska (1886), Michalina Wisłocka (1921), and Stefan Żeromski (1864).