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Leonhard Frank

1882 - 1961

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Leonhard Frank (4 September 1882 in Würzburg – 18 August 1961 in Munich) was a German expressionist writer. He studied painting and graphic art in Munich, and gained acclaim with his first novel The Robber Band (1914, tr. 1928). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leonhard Frank has received more than 37,812 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Leonhard Frank is the 3,897th most popular writer (down from 3,239th in 2019), the 3,670th most popular biography from Germany (down from 3,099th in 2019) and the 226th most popular German Writer.

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Among writers, Leonhard Frank ranks 3,897 out of 5,755Before him are Sotion, Olaf Bull, T. C. Boyle, Eric Frank Russell, Sylvia Nasar, and Nathan Alterman. After him are Leonidas of Tarentum, Ida B. Wells, Louis Adamic, Josef Kajetán Tyl, Frédéric Dard, and Mona Simpson.

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Among people born in 1882, Leonhard Frank ranks 166Before him are Pascual Orozco, Júlio Prestes, Kyusaku Ogino, Eric Gill, Nevile Henderson, and Carlo Galetti. After him are Giovanni Amendola, Marie Doro, Alexander Rueb, Emmanouil Tsouderos, Simon Vratsian, and Pierre Mac Orlan. Among people deceased in 1961, Leonhard Frank ranks 110Before him are Percy Grainger, Walter Bedell Smith, Olav Bjaaland, Scott LaFaro, Alberto Chividini, and Paul W. Merrill. After him are Maneca, Nita Naldi, Kiyotake Kawaguchi, Nadezhda Udaltsova, Géza von Bolváry, and Philibert Jacques Melotte.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Leonhard Frank ranks 3,670 out of 6,142Before him are Marco Rose (1976), Fritz Szepan (1907), Max Lange (1832), Kim Dotcom (1974), Rudolf Wagner (1805), and Sylvia Nasar (1947). After him are Claus Offe (1940), Ruth Fuchs (1946), Heinrich XXVII, Prince Reuss Younger Line (1858), Ferdinand Freiligrath (1810), Princess Ida of Saxe-Meiningen (1794), and Angela Gossow (1974).

Among WRITERS In Germany

Among writers born in Germany, Leonhard Frank ranks 226Before him are James Krüss (1926), Karoline von Günderrode (1780), Oskar Maria Graf (1894), Joachim Ringelnatz (1883), Max Lange (1832), and Sylvia Nasar (1947). After him are Ferdinand Freiligrath (1810), Johann Most (1846), Dorothee Sölle (1929), Brigitte Hamann (1940), Erich Weinert (1890), and Bruno Apitz (1900).