WRITER

Nikolai Ostrovsky

1904 - 1936

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Nikolai Alexeevich Ostrovsky (Russian: Николай Алексеевич Островский; Ukrainian: Микола Олексійович Островський; 29 September 1904 – 22 December 1936) was a Soviet socialist realist writer, of Ukrainian origin. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikolai Ostrovsky has received more than 95,295 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Nikolai Ostrovsky is the 738th most popular writer (up from 800th in 2019), the 18th most popular biography from Lithuania (up from 22nd in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Lithuanian Writer.

Nikolai Ostrovsky is most famous for his novel How the Steel Was Tempered.

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Nikolai Ostrovsky ranks 738 out of 5,794Before him are Theodoret, Clarice Lispector, John Jacob Astor IV, Yanka Kupala, Muriel Spark, and Hans Fallada. After him are Maurice Denis, Theodore the Studite, Viktor Shklovsky, Hugo Ball, Ali Shariati, and Mahmoud Darwish.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1904, Nikolai Ostrovsky ranks 36Before him are Dmitry Kabalevsky, Willem de Kooning, Witold Gombrowicz, Luis Carrero Blanco, Alejo Carpentier, and Antonín Novotný. After him are Joseph Campbell, Werner Forssmann, Ève Curie, George F. Kennan, Louis Néel, and George Balanchine. Among people deceased in 1936, Nikolai Ostrovsky ranks 31Before him are Hans von Seeckt, Karl Kraus, Premchand, Andrija Mohorovičić, Anne Sullivan, and Karl Pearson. After him are Elsa Einstein, Henry Louis Le Chatelier, Charles Nicolle, Georg Michaelis, Julius Schreck, and Bertha Pappenheim.

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In Lithuania

Among people born in Lithuania, Nikolai Ostrovsky ranks 18 out of 235Before him are Algirdas (1296), Eliezer Ben-Yehuda (1858), Pyotr Wrangel (1878), Jascha Heifetz (1901), Kęstutis (1297), and Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis (1875). After him are Barbara Radziwiłł (1520), Antanas Smetona (1874), Valdas Adamkus (1926), Marija Gimbutas (1921), Emilia Plater (1806), and Dalia Grybauskaitė (1956).

Among WRITERS In Lithuania

Among writers born in Lithuania, Nikolai Ostrovsky ranks 3Before him are Romain Gary (1914) and Czesław Miłosz (1911). After him are Jonas Mekas (1922), Simon Dach (1605), Hermann Sudermann (1857), Vincas Kudirka (1858), Branislaw Tarashkyevich (1892), Tomas Venclova (1937), Vydūnas (1868), Francišak Bahuševič (1840), and Antanas Baranauskas (1835).