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Osip Mandelstam

1891 - 1938

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Osip Emilyevich Mandelstam (Russian: Осип Эмильевич Мандельштам, IPA: [ˈosʲɪp ɨˈmʲilʲjɪvʲɪtɕ mənʲdʲɪlʲˈʂtam]; 14 January [O.S. 2 January] 1891 – 27 December 1938) was a Russian and Soviet poet. He was one of the foremost members of the Acmeist school. Osip Mandelstam was arrested during the repression of the 1930s and sent into internal exile with his wife, Nadezhda Mandelstam. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Osip Mandelstam has received more than 466,048 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 53 in 2019). Osip Mandelstam is the 678th most popular writer (down from 612th in 2019), the 131st most popular biography from Poland (down from 117th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Polish Writer.

Osip Mandelstam is most famous for being a Russian poet who was imprisoned and sentenced to death in a labor camp in 1938.

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Among writers, Osip Mandelstam ranks 678 out of 5,755Before him are Masaru Emoto, Bernart de Ventadorn, Giambattista Basile, Ivan Goncharov, Antoine François Prévost, and Ryszard Kapuściński. After him are H. L. Mencken, Thomas Hardy, Pierre Boulle, Ze'ev Jabotinsky, Tony Buzan, and Periander.

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Among people born in 1891, Osip Mandelstam ranks 29Before him are Tadamichi Kuribayashi, John Howard Northrop, Alexander Rodchenko, Grand Duke Dmitri Pavlovich of Russia, Edward Bernays, and Fumimaro Konoe. After him are Ole Kirk Christiansen, Frank Costello, Alexander Wienerberger, Michael Chekhov, Pier Luigi Nervi, and Cole Porter. Among people deceased in 1938, Osip Mandelstam ranks 24Before him are Marie of Romania, Muhammad Iqbal, Suzanne Valadon, Grand Duke Kirill Vladimirovich of Russia, Thomas Wolfe, and Maud of Wales. After him are Vasily Blyukher, Christian Lous Lange, Cecilia Bowes-Lyon, Countess of Strathmore and Kinghorne, Bruno Taut, Franz I, Prince of Liechtenstein, and Lev Shestov.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Osip Mandelstam ranks 131 out of 1,454Before him are Arthur Liebehenschel (1901), Solomon Asch (1907), Witold Gombrowicz (1904), Helena Rubinstein (1872), Witold Lutosławski (1913), and Adolph Menzel (1815). After him are Jarosław Kaczyński (1949), Alfred Tarski (1901), Géza I of Hungary (1040), Duchess Elisabeth of Württemberg (1767), Władysław Reymont (1867), and Władysław I the Elbow-high (1260).

Among WRITERS In Poland

Among writers born in Poland, Osip Mandelstam ranks 12Before him are Wisława Szymborska (1923), Adam Mickiewicz (1798), Gerhart Hauptmann (1862), Andrzej Sapkowski (1948), Alfred Döblin (1878), and Witold Gombrowicz (1904). After him are Władysław Reymont (1867), Christa Wolf (1929), Olga Tokarczuk (1962), B. Traven (1882), Jan Potocki (1761), and Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff (1788).