WRITER

Karel Teige

1900 - 1951

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Karel Teige (13 December 1900 – 1 October 1951) was a Czech modernist avant-garde artist, writer, critic and one of the most important figures of the 1920s and 1930s movement. He was a member of the Devětsil (Butterbur) movement in the 1920s and also worked as an editor and graphic designer for Devětsil's monthly magazine ReD (Revue Devětsilu). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karel Teige has received more than 45,143 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Karel Teige is the 3,774th most popular writer, the 436th most popular biography from Czechia and the 51st most popular Czech Writer.

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Karel Teige ranks 3,774 out of 5,794Before him are Enrique Vila-Matas, Mykola Bazhan, Žemaitė, François Cavanna, Butrus al-Bustani, and Matilde Serao. After him are M. Ageyev, Grace Aguilar, Count Anton Alexander von Auersperg, Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay, Florbela Espanca, and Larry Kramer.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1900, Karel Teige ranks 179Before him are Ioannis Andreou, Paul Kletzki, Taylor Caldwell, Charley Paddock, Mikhail Isakovsky, and Adlai Stevenson II. After him are Pyotr Gavrilov, Elizabeth Goudge, Edward Stettinius Jr., Itzik Feffer, Hermann Kesten, and Vasily Abaev. Among people deceased in 1951, Karel Teige ranks 106Before him are Reggie Walker, Fumiko Hayashi, Alphonse de Châteaubriant, Will Keith Kellogg, Katarzyna Kobro, and Tilemachos Karakalos. After him are André Gobert, Haj Ali Razmara, Eric Drummond, 7th Earl of Perth, Robert Walker, Richard Schorr, and Alfrēds Kalniņš.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Karel Teige ranks 436 out of 839Before him are Ladislav Ženíšek (1904), Václav Brožík (1851), Harun Farocki (1944), František Junek (1907), Josef Mánes (1820), and Ludvík Daněk (1937). After him are Karel Roden (1962), František Vláčil (1924), Princess Bathildis of Schaumburg-Lippe (1873), Jaroslav Bouček (1912), Ladislav Mňačko (1919), and Koloman Gögh (1948).

Among WRITERS In Czechia

Among writers born in Czechia, Karel Teige ranks 51Before him are Jiří Wolker (1900), Arnošt Lustig (1926), Josef Kajetán Tyl (1808), Václav Hanka (1791), Karel Kryl (1944), and Jaroslav Vrchlický (1853). After him are Ladislav Mňačko (1919), Bohuslav Balbín (1621), Ludvík Vaculík (1926), Ivan Olbracht (1882), Svatopluk Čech (1846), and Julius Zeyer (1841).