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Jan van Beers

1821 - 1888

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Jan van Beers (22 February 1821 – 14 November 1888) was a Belgian poet born in Antwerp. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jan van Beers has received more than 12,805 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Jan van Beers is the 4,655th most popular writer, the 571st most popular biography from Belgium and the 36th most popular Belgian Writer.

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Among writers, Jan van Beers ranks 4,655 out of 5,755Before him are León Felipe, Marin Sorescu, William Dean Howells, Katarina Frostenson, Zig Ziglar, and Jean Cau. After him are Russell Banks, R. A. Lafferty, Marcel Boulenger, Abaz Arslanagić, Michel Tremblay, and Ramón Pérez de Ayala.

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Among people born in 1821, Jan van Beers ranks 80Before him are John Abbott, Janko Matúška, Michel Carré, Jane Wilde, Karl Knies, and Joseph Noel Paton. After him are Juan Bautista Topete, Robert O'Hara Burke, Amalie Dietrich, Charles Tupper, Daniel Harvey Hill, and Richard H. Anderson. Among people deceased in 1888, Jan van Beers ranks 70Before him are Philip Henry Gosse, Asa Gray, Carl Christian Hall, Francesco Faà di Bruno, Charles Duclerc, and Alessandro Antonelli. After him are Carl Gustav Axel Harnack, Arsène Darmesteter, Richard A. Proctor, Morrison Waite, and Roscoe Conkling.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Jan van Beers ranks 571 out of 1,019Before him are Jean Van Houtte (1907), Hubert Pierlot (1883), Pierre Braine (1900), August Hellemans (1907), Albert Joseph Goblet d'Alviella (1790), and Camille Jenatzy (1868). After him are Victor Mees (1927), Bernard Lietaer (1942), Ulu Grosbard (1929), Felix de Muelenaere (1793), Luc Nilis (1967), and Ferdinand Adams (1903).

Among WRITERS In Belgium

Among writers born in Belgium, Jan van Beers ranks 36Before him are Félicien Marceau (1913), Georges Eekhoud (1854), Suzanne Lilar (1901), Willem Elsschot (1882), Stijn Streuvels (1871), and Jean-Philippe Toussaint (1957). After him are Françoise Mallet-Joris (1930), Paul van Ostaijen (1896), Jacob van Maerlant (1235), François Weyergans (1941), Princess Delphine of Belgium (1968), and Karel van de Woestijne (1878).