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 141,259 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Ludwig Tieck is the 561st most popular writer (up from 593rd in 2019), the 486th most popular biography from Germany (up from 496th in 2019) and the 32nd most popular German 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 561 out of 5,794Before him are Jacob L. Moreno, Isaac Babel, Elie Wiesel, Gaston Leroux, Eyvind Johnson, and Anton Makarenko. After him are George R. R. Martin, Longus, Lion Feuchtwanger, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Sándor Petőfi, and Mo Yan.

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Among people born in 1773, Ludwig Tieck ranks 5Before him are Klemens von Metternich, Louis Philippe I, William Henry Harrison, and Thomas Young. After him are Friedrich Mohs, Robert Brown, James Mill, Aimé Bonpland, Louis I of Etruria, Jean Charles Léonard de Sismondi, and Luisa of Naples and Sicily. Among people deceased in 1853, Ludwig Tieck ranks 3Before him are Christian Doppler and François Arago. After him are Maria II of Portugal, Georg Friedrich Grotefend, Archduke Rainer Joseph of Austria, Matteo Carcassi, Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg, Princess Maria Amélia of Brazil, Christian Leopold von Buch, Leopold Gmelin, and Józef Maria Hoene-Wroński.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Ludwig Tieck ranks 486 out of 5,289Before him are Bernhard von Bülow (1849), Duchess Sophie Charlotte in Bavaria (1847), Karl Ziegler (1898), Pope Victor II (1018), Willy Messerschmitt (1898), and Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach (1732). After him are Werner Sombart (1863), Lion Feuchtwanger (1884), Johann Bayer (1572), Hans Geiger (1882), Frederick Augustus I of Saxony (1750), and Pyotr Stolypin (1862).

Among WRITERS In Germany

Among writers born in Germany, Ludwig Tieck ranks 32Before him are Traudl Junge (1920), Heinrich von Kleist (1777), Wolfram von Eschenbach (1170), Erich Kästner (1899), Jean Paul (1763), and Patrick Süskind (1949). After him are Lion Feuchtwanger (1884), August Wilhelm Schlegel (1767), Georg Büchner (1813), Klaus Mann (1906), Dietrich Eckart (1868), and Ulrich von Hutten (1488).