Natalie Clifford Barney

1876 - 1972

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Natalie Clifford Barney (October 31, 1876 – February 2, 1972) was an American writer who hosted a literary salon at her home in Paris that brought together French and international writers. She influenced other authors through her salon and also with her poetry, plays, and epigrams, often thematically tied to her lesbianism and feminism. Barney was born into a wealthy family. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Natalie Clifford Barney has received more than 484,145 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Natalie Clifford Barney is the 1,049th most popular writer (up from 1,517th in 2019), the 1,232nd most popular biography from United States (up from 1,869th in 2019) and the 125th most popular Writer.

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Among writers, Natalie Clifford Barney ranks 1,049 out of 5,755Before her are Bulat Okudzhava, Sonia Rykiel, Ellen Key, Bharata Muni, Khachatur Abovian, and Robert de Montesquiou. After her are D. T. Suzuki, Meša Selimović, N. F. S. Grundtvig, Ernst Barlach, Fredric Brown, and Edmund Spenser.

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Among people born in 1876, Natalie Clifford Barney ranks 39Before her are Robert Guérin, Jean Webster, Bruno Walter, Wied, Prince of Albania, Henri de Baillet-Latour, and Robert Michels. After her are Rodolphe Seeldrayers, Ivan Cankar, Paula Modersohn-Becker, Duke Henry of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Ziya Gökalp, and Arthur Moeller van den Bruck. Among people deceased in 1972, Natalie Clifford Barney ranks 36Before her are Margaret Rutherford, Jackie Robinson, Emil Maurice, Ludwig von Bertalanffy, Henri Coandă, and Karl Silberbauer. After her are Fredric Brown, Lale Andersen, Bronislava Nijinska, Ásgeir Ásgeirsson, Louis Leakey, and S. R. Ranganathan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Natalie Clifford Barney ranks 1,232 out of 18,182Before her are Condoleezza Rice (1954), Andrew Dickson White (1832), Barry Seal (1939), Snoop Dogg (1971), Wesley Snipes (1962), and Ronnie Coleman (1964). After her are Merton Miller (1923), Norman Borlaug (1914), Alan J. Pakula (1928), Aaron Burr (1756), Lenny Kravitz (1964), and Kim Kardashian (1980).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Natalie Clifford Barney ranks 125Before her are Hunter S. Thompson (1937), Tess Gerritsen (1953), Irving Stone (1903), Clive Cussler (1931), Zelda Fitzgerald (1900), and Will Durant (1885). After her are Fredric Brown (1906), Erskine Caldwell (1903), Joan Didion (1934), Irwin Shaw (1913), Cormac McCarthy (1933), and Edith Wharton (1862).