Mark Rothko

1903 - 1970

Mark Rothko

Mark Rothko (), born Markus Yakovlevich Rothkowitz (Russian: Ма́ркус Я́ковлевич Ротко́вич, Latvian: Markuss Rotkovičs; September 25, 1903 – February 25, 1970), was an American painter of Latvian Jewish descent. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mark Rothko has received more than 2,392,113 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 104th most popular painter.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 69.81

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 54

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.93

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.59

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Mark Rothkos by language


Among painters, Mark Rothko ranks 104 out of 1,258Before him are Oskar Kokoschka, Duccio, Guido Reni, Georges de La Tour, Simone Martini, and Ernst Ludwig Kirchner. After him are Bronzino, Parmigianino, Gustave Moreau, Claude Lorrain, Giorgio de Chirico, and Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin.

Most Popular Painters in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1903, Mark Rothko ranks 9Before him are Konrad Lorenz, Theodor W. Adorno, Georges Simenon, Aram Khachaturian, Ernst Kaltenbrunner, and Olav V of Norway. After him are Habib Bourguiba, Marguerite Yourcenar, C. F. Powell, Fernandel, Vladimir Horowitz, and Andrey Kolmogorov. Among people deceased in 1970, Mark Rothko ranks 15Before him are Yukio Mishima, Sukarno, Max Born, Alexander Kerensky, Hjalmar Schacht, and Nelly Sachs. After him are François Mauriac, Shmuel Yosef Agnon, Paul Celan, Napoleon Hill, Édouard Daladier, and Semyon Timoshenko.

Others Born in 1903

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1970

Go to all Rankings

In Belarus

Among people born in Belarus, Mark Rothko ranks 10 out of 218Before him are Menachem Begin (1913), Walter Model (1891), Andrei Gromyko (1909), Tadeusz Kościuszko (1746), Felix Dzerzhinsky (1877), and Chaim Weizmann (1874). After him are Yitzhak Shamir (1915), Stanisław August Poniatowski (1732), Simon Kuznets (1901), Alexander Lukashenko (1954), Ryszard Kapuściński (1932), and Chaim Soutine (1893).

Among PAINTERS In Belarus

Among painters born in Belarus, Mark Rothko ranks 2Before him are Marc Chagall (1887). After him are Chaim Soutine (1893) and Léon Bakst (1866).

Painters Born in Belarus

Go to all Rankings