Jeremias Gotthelf

1797 - 1854

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Albert Bitzius (4 October 1797 – 22 October 1854) was a Swiss novelist, best known by his pen name of Jeremias Gotthelf. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jeremias Gotthelf has received more than 62,882 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Jeremias Gotthelf is the 2,183rd most popular writer (down from 1,458th in 2019), the 208th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 137th in 2019) and the 24th most popular Swiss Writer.

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Among writers, Jeremias Gotthelf ranks 2,183 out of 5,794Before him are August Derleth, Alfred Bester, Alain Ducasse, Erich Fried, Walter of Châtillon, and Jeanne Julie Éléonore de Lespinasse. After him are Jacob Cats, Theodore Prodromos, Anne Holt, Salvadore Cammarano, Maximus the Greek, and Sigismund von Herberstein.

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Among people born in 1797, Jeremias Gotthelf ranks 39Before him are Wilhelm Beer, Antonio Rosmini, Princess Augusta of Hesse-Kassel, Adhémar Jean Claude Barré de Saint-Venant, Joseph Gerhard Zuccarini, and Pierre Leroux. After him are Jean Léonard Marie Poiseuille, Princess Maria Antonia Koháry, Henry E. Steinway, Princess Hermine of Anhalt-Bernburg-Schaumburg-Hoym, Friedrich von Lütke, and George Tupou I. Among people deceased in 1854, Jeremias Gotthelf ranks 15Before him are Karl Adolph von Basedow, Józef Elsner, John Martin, Princess Louise Amelie of Baden, Zénaïde Bonaparte, and Pierre Alphonse Laurent. After him are Kamehameha III, Almeida Garrett, Fructuoso Rivera, Nicolás Bravo, Samuel Wilson, and Silvio Pellico.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Jeremias Gotthelf ranks 208 out of 749Before him are Daniel Peter (1836), Johann Peter Hebel (1760), André Abegglen (1909), Anton Graff (1736), Andy Hug (1964), and Ubol Ratana (1951). After him are Frithjof Schuon (1907), Nicolas Théodore de Saussure (1767), Josias Braun-Blanquet (1884), Alfred Escher (1819), Georges Cottier (1922), and Louis Zutter (1865).

Among WRITERS In Switzerland

Among writers born in Switzerland, Jeremias Gotthelf ranks 24Before him are Rodolphe Töpffer (1799), Notker the Stammerer (840), Conrad Ferdinand Meyer (1825), Johann Jakob Bodmer (1698), Heinrich Glarean (1488), and Johann Peter Hebel (1760). After him are Isaac Casaubon (1559), Arthur Cravan (1887), Peter Bieri (1944), Theodore Bibliander (1500), Philippe Jaccottet (1925), and Peter Bichsel (1935).