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Karl Heinrich Ulrichs

1825 - 1895

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Karl Heinrich Ulrichs (28 August 1825 – 14 July 1895) was a German lawyer, jurist, journalist, and writer who is regarded today as a pioneer of sexology and the modern gay rights movement. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karl Heinrich Ulrichs has received more than 340,023 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Karl Heinrich Ulrichs is the 1,434th most popular writer (up from 1,485th in 2019), the 1,486th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,480th in 2019) and the 96th most popular German Writer.

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Among writers, Karl Heinrich Ulrichs ranks 1,434 out of 5,755Before him are August Heinrich Hoffmann von Fallersleben, Ira Levin, Ibrahim ibn Yaqub, Blaise de Vigenère, Léo Taxil, and James Murray. After him are Paul Rée, Maurice Barrès, Sima Xiangru, Arnold van Gennep, Dositej Obradović, and Friedrich Reinhold Kreutzwald.

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Among people born in 1825, Karl Heinrich Ulrichs ranks 18Before him are Marie of Prussia, Eduard Hanslick, Emil Erlenmeyer, Grand Duchess Alexandra Nikolaevna of Russia, Sher Ali Khan, and Henri Giffard. After him are Nubar Pasha, Henry Walter Bates, Princess Hildegard of Bavaria, Charles Frederick Worth, Edward Frankland, and Mór Jókai. Among people deceased in 1895, Karl Heinrich Ulrichs ranks 21Before him are Arthur Cayley, Julia, Princess of Battenberg, Frederick Douglass, Johann Josef Loschmidt, Nikolai Leskov, and Lord Randolph Churchill. After him are John Russell Hind, Sir Henry Rawlinson, 1st Baronet, Princess Marie Luise Charlotte of Hesse-Kassel, Charles Frederick Worth, Carl Ludwig, and Eduard Taaffe, 11th Viscount Taaffe.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Karl Heinrich Ulrichs ranks 1,486 out of 6,142Before him are Kurt von Hammerstein-Equord (1878), Adolf Strauss (1879), Michael Schenker (1955), Henry III, Margrave of Meissen (1218), Carl Heinrich Graun (1704), and Joos van Cleve (1485). After him are Paul Rée (1849), Wilhelm Rediess (1900), Johann Rattenhuber (1897), Klaus Schulze (1947), Armin Meiwes (1961), and Arnold van Gennep (1873).

Among WRITERS In Germany

Among writers born in Germany, Karl Heinrich Ulrichs ranks 96Before him are Widukind of Corvey (925), Wilhelm Müller (1794), Hartmann Schedel (1440), Friedrich de la Motte Fouqué (1777), Siegfried Lenz (1926), and August Heinrich Hoffmann von Fallersleben (1798). After him are Paul Rée (1849), Arnold van Gennep (1873), Heiner Müller (1929), Christian Morgenstern (1871), Salvian (405), and Wilhelm Weitling (1808).