Jaan Kross

1920 - 2007

Jaan Kross

Jaan Kross (19 February 1920 – 27 December 2007) was an Estonian writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jaan Kross has received more than 84,874 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,230th most popular writer.

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  • 85k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.17

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.17

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Jaan Kross ranks 1,229 out of 4,883Before him are Aleksey Konstantinovich Tolstoy, Adolfo Bioy Casares, Zachris Topelius, Chico Xavier, Christian Friedrich Hebbel, and Victorien Sardou. After him are Juan Rulfo, Shi Nai'an, Jerzy Kosiński, Ulrich von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff, Marcus Tullius Tiro, and Edith Wharton.

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Among people born in 1920, Jaan Kross ranks 73Before him are Yoshiko Yamaguchi, Arthur Hailey, Albert Barillé, Ovadia Yosef, Mario Benedetti, and Alicia Alonso. After him are P. D. James, Mario Beccaria, George Armitage Miller, César Rodríguez Álvarez, Maurice Bucaille, and Mehdi Ben Barka. Among people deceased in 2007, Jaan Kross ranks 45Before him are Jane Wyman, Lois Maxwell, Alan MacDiarmid, Abbé Pierre, André Gorz, and Norman Mailer. After him are Ian Smith, Joe Zawinul, Atle Selberg, Mary Douglas, Sol LeWitt, and Hrant Dink.

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In Estonia

Among people born in Estonia, Jaan Kross ranks 22 out of 181Before him are Adolf von Harnack (1851), Friedrich Reinhold Kreutzwald (1803), Paul von Rennenkampf (1854), Magnus Gabriel De la Gardie (1622), Thomas Johann Seebeck (1770), and Felix Kersten (1898). After him are Jakob von Uexküll (1864), Neeme Järvi (1937), Johan Laidoner (1884), Otto von Kotzebue (1787), Michael Sittow (1459), and Anton Hansen Tammsaare (1878).