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Louise Hay

1926 - 2017

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Louise Lynn Hay (October 8, 1926 – August 30, 2017) was an American motivational author, professional speaker and AIDS advocate. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Louise Hay has received more than 1,736,718 page views. Her biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia. Louise Hay is the 711th most popular writer (down from 619th in 2019), the 809th most popular biography from United States (down from 649th in 2019) and the 82nd most popular American Writer.

Louise Hay is most famous for her book You Can Heal Your Life. She is also the founder of Hay House, a publishing company.

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Among writers, Louise Hay ranks 711 out of 5,755Before her are Frederick Forsyth, Chevalier d'Éon, Joseph Campbell, Tukaram, Jin Yong, and Alexander Blok. After her are Bruno Schulz, David Irving, Claudian, Aratus, L. Ron Hubbard, and Sarojini Naidu.

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Among people born in 1926, Louise Hay ranks 42Before her are Vivian Maier, Richard Crenna, Neal Cassady, Necmettin Erbakan, Beji Caid Essebsi, and Hilary Putnam. After her are Maria Schell, Irwin Rose, Mel Brooks, Valdas Adamkus, Ingeborg Bachmann, and Steve Reeves. Among people deceased in 2017, Louise Hay ranks 37Before her are Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, Roman Herzog, Liu Xiaobo, Emmanuelle Riva, Slobodan Praljak, and Antony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon. After her are Danielle Darrieux, Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov, Malcolm Young, Liliane Bettencourt, Al Jarreau, and Peter L. Berger.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Louise Hay ranks 809 out of 18,182Before her are John Belushi (1949), Theodore Schultz (1902), Hilary Putnam (1926), Stanford Moore (1913), Ice-T (1958), and Jon Bon Jovi (1962). After her are Christopher Lambert (1957), Bugsy Siegel (1906), Nancy Pelosi (1940), Gene Tierney (1920), John Carpenter (1948), and Minoru Yamasaki (1912).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Louise Hay ranks 82Before her are H. L. Mencken (1880), Ursula K. Le Guin (1929), Neal Cassady (1926), Dashiell Hammett (1894), John Dos Passos (1896), and Joseph Campbell (1904). After her are L. Ron Hubbard (1911), Raymond Carver (1938), Mary Higgins Clark (1927), Solomon Northup (1808), Sinclair Lewis (1885), and Dalton Trumbo (1905).

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