Katia Mann

1883 - 1980

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Katia Mann (born Katharina Hedwig Pringsheim; 24 July 1883 – 25 April 1980) was the youngest child and only daughter (among four sons) of the German Jewish mathematician and artist Alfred Pringsheim and his wife Hedwig Pringsheim, who was an actress in Berlin before her marriage. Katia was also a granddaughter of the writer and women's rights activist Hedwig Dohm. Her twin brother Klaus was a conductor, composer, music writer and music pedagogue, active in Germany and Japan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Katia Mann has received more than 225,037 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Katia Mann is the 1,824th most popular writer (up from 1,960th in 2019), the 1,940th most popular biography from Germany (up from 2,093rd in 2019) and the 120th most popular German Writer.

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Among writers, Katia Mann ranks 1,824 out of 7,302Before her are Juan Carlos Onetti, Frederik Pohl, Gregory Tsamblak, Rodulfus Glaber, Xu Shen, and Venceslaus Ulricus Hammershaimb. After her are Prosper of Aquitaine, Elif Shafak, Quadratus of Athens, Stephen Crane, Verrius Flaccus, and Lina Kostenko.

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Among people born in 1883, Katia Mann ranks 79Before her are Augustinas Voldemaras, Ahmed Nihad, Karl von Terzaghi, William Carlos Williams, Louis Lavelle, and Prince Konrad of Bavaria. After her are Eurico Gaspar Dutra, Walter Buch, José Mendes Cabeçadas, Walter Huston, Johnston McCulley, and Louis Massignon. Among people deceased in 1980, Katia Mann ranks 80Before her are Friedrich Hossbach, Ernst Busch, Ida Kamińska, Olga Chekhova, John Mauchly, and Masayoshi Ōhira. After her are Dietrich von Saucken, Lil Dagover, Marino Marini, Ahmad Shukeiri, Zygmunt Berling, and Tadao Takayama.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Katia Mann ranks 1,940 out of 7,253Before her are Barbara of Brandenburg (1464), Richard Hauptmann (1899), Johannes Nikolaus Tetens (1736), Hermann I, Landgrave of Thuringia (1155), Gustav Nachtigal (1834), and Johann VI, Count of Nassau-Dillenburg (1536). After her are Fastrada (765), Carl Correns (1864), Hanns Martin Schleyer (1915), Countess Palatine Elisabeth Auguste of Sulzbach (1721), Frederick Louis, Prince of Hohenlohe-Ingelfingen (1746), and Fritz Fischer (1912).

Among WRITERS In Germany

Among writers born in Germany, Katia Mann ranks 120Before her are Hans F. K. Günther (1891), Friedrich Melchior, Baron von Grimm (1723), Friedrich Rückert (1788), Anthony Ulrich, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1633), Elvira Madigan (1867), and Theodor Nöldeke (1836). After her are Augustus the Younger, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg (1579), Paul Gerhardt (1607), Annette von Droste-Hülshoff (1797), Handrij Zejler (1804), Wolfgang Borchert (1921), and Jordan of Saxony (1190).