Ludwig Tieck

1773 - 1853

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Johann Ludwig Tieck (; German: [tiːk]; 31 May 1773 – 28 April 1853) was a German poet, fiction writer, translator, and critic. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ludwig Tieck has received more than 160,352 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Ludwig Tieck is the 606th most popular writer (down from 561st in 2019), the 581st most popular biography from Germany (down from 486th in 2019) and the 37th most popular Writer.

Ludwig Tieck is most famous for his fairy tales and his work as a literary critic.

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Among writers, Ludwig Tieck ranks 606 out of 5,755Before him are Alessandro Manzoni, Camilo José Cela, France Prešeren, Pierre Loti, Anton Makarenko, and John Donne. After him are Anne Rice, Walther von der Vogelweide, Ivar Aasen, Novatian, Alexander Herzen, and Hermann Broch.

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Among people born in 1773, Ludwig Tieck ranks 6Before him are Klemens von Metternich, Louis Philippe I, Thomas Young, Robert Brown, and William Henry Harrison. After him are Friedrich Mohs, James Mill, Louis I of Etruria, Maria Theresa of Austria-Este, Queen of Sardinia, Aimé Bonpland, and Thérésa Tallien. Among people deceased in 1853, Ludwig Tieck ranks 4Before him are Christian Doppler, Maria II of Portugal, and François Arago. After him are Archduke Rainer Joseph of Austria, Georg Friedrich Grotefend, Princess Maria Amélia of Brazil, Bezmiâlem Sultan, Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg, Matteo Carcassi, Charles Frederick, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, and Józef Maria Hoene-Wroński.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Ludwig Tieck ranks 581 out of 6,142Before him are Rudolf von Jhering (1818), George Grosz (1893), Simon Marius (1573), Rudolf Mössbauer (1929), Hans Geiger (1882), and Michael Thonet (1796). After him are Karl Theodor, Duke in Bavaria (1839), Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont (1858), Hans Luther (1879), Philipp Scheidemann (1865), Willi Stoph (1914), and Chlodwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst (1819).

Among WRITERS In Germany

Among writers born in Germany, Ludwig Tieck ranks 37Before him are Erich Kästner (1899), Heinrich Mann (1871), Lion Feuchtwanger (1884), Dietrich Eckart (1868), Elisabeth of Wied (1843), and August Wilhelm Schlegel (1767). After him are Georg Büchner (1813), Bert Hellinger (1925), Hugo Ball (1886), Klaus Mann (1906), Karl Harrer (1890), and Bettina von Arnim (1785).