Ján Kollár

1793 - 1852

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Ján Kollár (29 July 1793 in Mošovce (Mosóc), Kingdom of Hungary (now in Slovakia) – 24 January 1852 in Vienna, Austrian Empire) was a Slovak writer (mainly poet), archaeologist, scientist, politician, and main ideologist of Pan-Slavism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ján Kollár has received more than 40,805 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Ján Kollár is the 1,204th most popular writer (down from 1,055th in 2019), the 29th most popular biography from Slovakia (down from 28th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Slovak Writer.

Ján Kollár is most famous for his contributions to the Slovak language. Kollár was one of the first people to write in Slovak, and he was one of the first people to create a Slovak alphabet.

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Among writers, Ján Kollár ranks 1,204 out of 5,794Before him are Hayim Nahman Bialik, Carson McCullers, Samuel Butler, Dan Simmons, Paul Scarron, and Gabriele Amorth. After him are Vladimir Korolenko, Antoine-Henri Jomini, Rigas Feraios, Robert Bloch, Comtessa de Dia, and Hugh Lofting.

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Among people born in 1793, Ján Kollár ranks 6Before him are Ferdinand I of Austria, Victor of Aveyron, Friedrich Georg Wilhelm von Struve, Juan Manuel de Rosas, and Radama I. After him are Maria Teresa, Princess of Beira, Karl Ludwig Hencke, Michel Chasles, Josef Ressel, Sam Houston, and Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller. Among people deceased in 1852, Ján Kollár ranks 14Before him are Auguste de Marmont, Johan Gadolin, Friedrich Ludwig Jahn, Karl Bryullov, Vasily Zhukovsky, and Xavier de Maistre. After him are Leopold, Grand Duke of Baden, Marie of Hesse-Kassel, Thomas Moore, Hadji Murad, Maximilian de Beauharnais, 3rd Duke of Leuchtenberg, and Táhirih.

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In Slovakia

Among people born in Slovakia, Ján Kollár ranks 29 out of 298Before him are Tibor Sekelj (1912), Vojtech Tuka (1880), Ľudovít Štúr (1815), Vladimír Mečiar (1942), Andrej Babiš (1954), and Zuzana Čaputová (1973). After him are Ernst von Dohnányi (1877), Andrej Hlinka (1864), Matthew III Csák (1260), Joseph Petzval (1807), Michal Kováč (1930), and Lucia Popp (1939).

Among WRITERS In Slovakia

Among writers born in Slovakia, Ján Kollár ranks 4Before him are Pavel Jozef Šafárik (1795), Tibor Sekelj (1912), and Ľudovít Štúr (1815). After him are Bálint Balassi (1554), Vladimír Clementis (1902), Pavol Országh Hviezdoslav (1849), Kálmán Mikszáth (1847), Imre Madách (1823), Anton Bernolák (1762), Lajos Kassák (1887), and Jozef Miloslav Hurban (1817).