Jan Assmann

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Jan Assmann (born Johann Christoph Assmann; born 7 July 1938) is a German Egyptologist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jan Assmann has received more than 129,811 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Jan Assmann is the 7,731st most popular politician (up from 8,045th in 2019), the 2,222nd most popular biography from Germany and the 645th most popular German Politician.

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  • 64.90

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  • 21

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  • 5.19

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  • 2.31

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Jan Assmann ranks 7,731 out of 15,710Before him are Milan Babić, Piero Soderini, Louis Gerhard De Geer, Mang of Xia, Boris Stürmer, and Aleksandar Tsankov. After him are Boril of Bulgaria, Edmund Veesenmayer, Temür Qutlugh, Rim-Sin I, Antiochus XII Dionysus, and Duchess Magdalene Sibylle of Prussia.

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Among people born in 1938, Jan Assmann ranks 158Before him are Karel Svoboda, Goh Kun, Giant Baba, Willy Claes, Dennis Oppenheim, and Violetta Villas. After him are Perry Anderson, Mohammed Gammoudi, Sergei Novikov, James W. Christy, Beata Tyszkiewicz, and Omar Abdel-Rahman.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Jan Assmann ranks 2,222 out of 5,289Before him are Louis of Nassau (1538), Heinrich Barkhausen (1881), Rolf Stommelen (1943), Princess Helena Adelaide of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (1888), Christoph Schneider (1966), and Princess Maria Anna of Anhalt-Dessau (1837). After him are Edmund Veesenmayer (1904), Hermann von Oppeln-Bronikowski (1899), Fritz Wepper (1941), Kai Hansen (1963), Wolfgang Iser (1926), and John George II, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau (1627).

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