Paul Gerhardt

1607 - 1676

Paul Gerhardt

Paul Gerhardt (12 March 1607 – 27 May 1676) was a German theologian, Lutheran minister and hymnodist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Gerhardt has received more than 92,456 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,636th most popular writer.

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Among writers, Paul Gerhardt ranks 1,634 out of 4,883Before him are Jón Arason, Margit Sandemo, Jonas Lie, Ion Creangă, Martin of Opava, and Thomas Merton. After him are Wayne Dyer, Miguel Hernández, James B. Donovan, Bob Woodward, Alexander Kielland, and Gaius Julius Solinus.

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Among people born in 1607, Paul Gerhardt ranks 7Before him are Michiel de Ruyter, John Harvard, Madeleine de Scudéry, Anna Maria van Schurman, Jan Lievens, and Zhu Yousong. After him are Wenceslaus Hollar, Antoine Gombaud, Nicolas Henri, Duke of Orléans, Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione, and Song Si-yeol. Among people deceased in 1676, Paul Gerhardt ranks 11Before him are Francesco Cavalli, Köprülüzade Fazıl Ahmed Pasha, Princess Henriette Adelaide of Savoy, Hans Jakob Christoffel von Grimmelshausen, Carl Gustaf Wrangel, and Claudia Felicitas of Austria. After him are Margravine Louise Charlotte of Brandenburg, Abraham Bosse, Jean Desmarets, Gerrard Winstanley, and Metacomet.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Paul Gerhardt ranks 1,517 out of 3,763Before him are Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein (1751), Johann Georg Pisendel (1687), Franz Danzi (1763), Gottfried von Cramm (1909), Axel Honneth (1949), and Albert Speer (1934). After him are Matthias Erzberger (1875), Friedrich Gustav Jakob Henle (1809), Wilhelm Beer (1797), Flavia Julia Constantia (290), Kurt Gerron (1897), and Tobias Mayer (1723).

Among WRITERS In Germany

Among writers born in Germany, Paul Gerhardt ranks 103Before him are Handrij Zejler (1804), Karl Heinrich Ulrichs (1825), Uri Avnery (1923), Wolfgang Borchert (1921), Adolph Freiherr Knigge (1752), and Annette von Droste-Hülshoff (1797). After him are Else Lasker-Schüler (1869), Sebastian Haffner (1907), Friedrich Melchior, Baron von Grimm (1723), Berthold Auerbach (1812), Wilhelm Heinrich Wackenroder (1773), and Augustus the Younger, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg (1579).