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Maria Skobtsova

1891 - 1945

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Maria Skobtsova (20 [8 Old Calendar] December 1891 – 31 March 1945), known as Mother Maria (Russian: Мать Мария), Saint Mary (or Mother Maria) of Paris, born Elizaveta Yurievna Pilenko (Елизавета Юрьевна Пиленко), Kuzmina-Karavayeva (Кузьмина-Караваева) by her first marriage, Skobtsova (Скобцова) by her second marriage, was a Russian noblewoman, poet, nun, and member of the French Resistance during World War II. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maria Skobtsova has received more than 177,138 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Maria Skobtsova is the 2,432nd most popular writer (up from 2,450th in 2019), the 57th most popular biography from Latvia and the 6th most popular Latvian Writer.

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  • 180k

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  • 53.58

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  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.47

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.40

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Maria Skobtsova ranks 2,432 out of 5,755Before her are Mikołaj Rej, Modest Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Konstantin Balmont, Isidora Sekulić, Nils-Aslak Valkeapää, and Friedrich Melchior, Baron von Grimm. After her are Tom Sharpe, Paul the Silentiary, Dagny Juel, Vladimir Stasov, Mikha'il Na'ima, and Dacia Maraini.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1891, Maria Skobtsova ranks 95Before her are Yrjö Väisälä, Maksim Bahdanovič, Ronald Colman, Boris Iofan, Jose P. Laurel, and Henry Tandey. After her are Seth Barnes Nicholson, Damaskinos of Athens, Otto Ciliax, Ivan Vinogradov, Prince Constantine Constantinovich of Russia, and Antoine Pinay. Among people deceased in 1945, Maria Skobtsova ranks 172Before her are John Basilone, Alfréd Schaffer, Ernst-Günther Baade, Ludwig Müller, Dwight F. Davis, and Roberto Farinacci. After her are Ada Negri, Violette Szabo, Eric Liddell, Paul Giesler, Nikolai Tcherepnin, and Ignacio Zuloaga.

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In Latvia

Among people born in Latvia, Maria Skobtsova ranks 57 out of 284Before her are Ferdynand Antoni Ossendowski (1876), Jānis Pujats (1930), Eduard Totleben (1818), Elya Baskin (1950), Max Erwin von Scheubner-Richter (1884), and Inese Jaunzeme (1932). After her are Viktors Arājs (1910), Barbara von Krüdener (1764), Pēteris Stučka (1865), Mstislav Keldysh (1911), Aspazija (1865), and Vasiliy Ulrikh (1889).

Among WRITERS In Latvia

Among writers born in Latvia, Maria Skobtsova ranks 6Before her are Aron Nimzowitsch (1886), Jakob Michael Reinhold Lenz (1751), Rainis (1865), Vilis Lācis (1904), and Ferdynand Antoni Ossendowski (1876). After her are Barbara von Krüdener (1764), Aspazija (1865), Yury Tynyanov (1894), Vizma Belševica (1931), Kristjan Jaak Peterson (1801), and Krišjānis Barons (1835).