Jorge Isaacs

1837 - 1895

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Jorge Isaacs Ferrer (April 1, 1837 – April 17, 1895) was a Colombian writer, politician and soldier. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jorge Isaacs has received more than 105,509 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Jorge Isaacs is the 3,023rd most popular writer (down from 2,725th in 2019), the 44th most popular biography from Colombia (down from 36th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Colombian Writer.

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  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.35

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  • 3.98

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Jorge Isaacs ranks 3,023 out of 5,794Before her are Willem Frederik Hermans, Josef Jungmann, James A. Michener, Xiao Hong, Walter Map, and Claude Farrère. After her are Esaias Tegnér, Theodore Bibliander, David Lagercrantz, Cemal Süreya, László Krasznahorkai, and Labīd.

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Among people born in 1837, Jorge Isaacs ranks 62Before her are Theodore Gill, Hans von Marées, Sanjō Sanetomi, Henry Becque, Dwight L. Moody, and Nicolás Avellaneda. After her are Tigran Chukhajian, Kabayama Sukenori, Ernst Ziller, Barghash bin Said of Zanzibar, George Dewey, and Alphonse Legros. Among people deceased in 1895, Jorge Isaacs ranks 45Before her are Stefan Stambolov, Ahmed Cevdet Pasha, Grand Duke Alexei Mikhailovich of Russia, Eugen Langen, L. L. Langstroth, and Camilla Collett. After her are Lahiri Mahasaya, Daniel Kirkwood, Władysław Podkowiński, Henri Ernest Baillon, Felix Hoppe-Seyler, and Viktor Rydberg.

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In Colombia

Among people born in Colombia, Jorge Isaacs ranks 44 out of 271Before her are Policarpa Salavarrieta (1795), Juan Pablo Montoya (1975), Juanes (1972), Faustino Asprilla (1969), Andrés Pastrana Arango (1954), and Antonio Nariño (1765). After her are Laureano Gómez (1889), Alberto Lleras Camargo (1906), Misael Pastrana Borrero (1923), Rafael Núñez (1825), Laura Montoya (1874), and Carlos Lleras Restrepo (1908).

Among WRITERS In Colombia

Among writers born in Colombia, Jorge Isaacs ranks 5Before her are Gabriel García Márquez (1927), Nicolás Gómez Dávila (1913), Samael Aun Weor (1917), and Álvaro Mutis (1923). After her are Fernando Vallejo (1942), Laura Restrepo (1950), and Juan Gabriel Vásquez (1973).