John Reed

1887 - 1920

John Reed

John "Jack" Silas Reed (October 22, 1887 – October 17, 1920) was an American journalist, poet, and communist activist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Reed has received more than 47,356 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 9th most popular journalist.

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  • 47k

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  • 64.57

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 38

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.94

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among journalists, John Reed ranks 9 out of 100Before him are François-Noël Babeuf, Richard Sorge, Gianni Rodari, Joseph Pulitzer, Julian Assange, and Gerda Taro. After him are Sebastião Salgado, Dorothea Lange, Anna Politkovskaya, Jeremy Clarkson, Beate Klarsfeld, and W. T. Stead.

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Among people born in 1887, John Reed ranks 26Before him are Felix Yusupov, Leopold Ružička, Heitor Villa-Lobos, Georg Trakl, Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg, and Chūichi Nagumo. After him are Ruth Benedict, Henry Moseley, Kurt Schwitters, Boris Karloff, August Macke, and Lothar Rendulic. Among people deceased in 1920, John Reed ranks 13Before him are Robert Peary, Alexander Kolchak, Max Bruch, Bal Gangadhar Tilak, Anders Zorn, and Alexander of Greece. After him are Jeanne Hébuterne, Princess Margaret of Connaught, Svetozar Boroević, Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia, Rosalia Lombardo, and Max Klinger.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Reed ranks 556 out of 12,171Before him are Philip Glass (1937), Scott Joplin (1868), Ritchie Valens (1941), Buddy Holly (1936), Mike Tyson (1966), and Benjamin Thompson (1753). After him are John Howard Northrop (1891), Liza Minnelli (1946), Robert Kardashian (1944), Talia Shire (1946), David Copperfield (1956), and Dwayne Johnson (1972).

Among JOURNALISTS In United States

Among journalists born in United States, John Reed ranks 1After him are Dorothea Lange (1895), Anna Politkovskaya (1958), Lee Miller (1907), Walker Evans (1903), Steve McCurry (1950), W. Eugene Smith (1918), Joe Rosenthal (1911), Margaret Bourke-White (1904), Edgar Snow (1905), Charles Dow (1851), and Eddie Adams (1933).