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Jaroslav Pelikan

1923 - 2006

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Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jaroslav Pelikan has received more than 187,331 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Jaroslav Pelikan is the 4,593rd most popular writer (down from 4,308th in 2019), the 6,551st most popular biography from United States (down from 6,170th in 2019) and the 526th most popular American Writer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 190k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 46.64

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.07

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.15

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Jaroslav Pelikan ranks 4,593 out of 5,755Before him are Dante Spinotti, John O'Hara, Alexander Abusch, Nikolai Klyuev, William of Poitiers, and James E. Gunn. After him are W. S. Gilbert, Pierre Daninos, Dora Gabe, Irena Veisaitė, Wang Meng, and Régine Deforges.

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Among people born in 1923, Jaroslav Pelikan ranks 289Before him are Zofia Posmysz, Eugenio Calabi, Hanna Maron, Mrinal Sen, James E. Gunn, and Juan Acuña. After him are Peter Gay, Mother Angelica, Eduardo Lourenço, Louise Brough, Cyril M. Kornbluth, and Roy Dotrice. Among people deceased in 2006, Jaroslav Pelikan ranks 224Before him are Said Mohamed Djohar, Mohammad Yunus Khalis, Eugène Martin, Konstantin Beskov, Ángel Suquía Goicoechea, and Don Knotts. After him are Andrey Petrov, Don Thompson, Frank Beyer, William P. Gottlieb, Gösta Löfgren, and Miroslav Brozović.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jaroslav Pelikan ranks 6,551 out of 18,182Before him are Edward Gibson (1936), Sam Webb (1945), James E. Gunn (1923), Buck Adams (1955), Shawn Wayans (1971), and Lucretia Garfield (1832). After him are Steve Aoki (1977), Emma Tillman (1892), Lillian Copeland (1904), Lori Singer (1957), M. King Hubbert (1903), and Bob Weinstein (1954).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Jaroslav Pelikan ranks 526Before him are Timothy Zahn (1951), Richard Powers (1957), David Weber (1952), Chester Himes (1909), John O'Hara (1905), and James E. Gunn (1923). After him are Eudora Welty (1909), Frank Norris (1870), Judith Krantz (1928), Julie Garwood (1946), Patrick Rothfuss (1973), and Cyril M. Kornbluth (1923).