Petter Dass

1647 - 1707

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Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Petter Dass has received more than 42,595 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Petter Dass is the 2,635th most popular writer (down from 2,370th in 2019), the 164th most popular biography from Norway (down from 141st in 2019) and the 24th most popular Norwegian Writer.

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.94

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  • 2.33

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Among writers, Petter Dass ranks 2,635 out of 5,794Before him are Stefanie Zweig, Maksim Bahdanovič, Lois Lowry, Waldemar Bonsels, Jean Joseph Marie Amiot, and Lady Caroline Lamb. After him are Garci Rodríguez de Montalvo, Joan Maragall, Stanko Vraz, José María Arguedas, Bernard Werber, and Krišjānis Barons.

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Among people born in 1647, Petter Dass ranks 12Before him are Princess Anna Sophie of Denmark, Suleiman of Persia, Giovanni Ceva, Constantine Phaulkon, John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester, and Elisabeth Hevelius. After him are Frederick VII, Margrave of Baden-Durlach and William Louis, Duke of Württemberg. Among people deceased in 1707, Petter Dass ranks 14Before him are Louis William, Margrave of Baden-Baden, Christoph Cellarius, Johann Christoph Denner, Jeremiah Clarke, Zheng Keshuang, and Johann Ernst III, Duke of Saxe-Weimar. After him are Willem van de Velde the Younger, Maria Clara Eimmart, Muhammad Azam Shah, and George Farquhar.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, Petter Dass ranks 164 out of 735Before him are Nils Christie (1928), Per Petterson (1952), Carl Anton Larsen (1860), Otto Ruge (1882), Ivar Ballangrud (1904), and Henrik Steffens (1773). After him are Oda Krohg (1860), Bernt Michael Holmboe (1795), Amalie Skram (1846), Wenche Myhre (1947), Bjørn Dæhlie (1967), and Erling Skakke (1115).

Among WRITERS In Norway

Among writers born in Norway, Petter Dass ranks 24Before him are Jørgen Moe (1813), Anne Holt (1958), Karin Fossum (1954), Gunnar Staalesen (1947), Thorbjørn Egner (1912), and Per Petterson (1952). After him are Amalie Skram (1846), Jon Fosse (1959), Eysteinn Erlendsson (1120), Kjell Askildsen (1929), Dag Solstad (1941), and Johan Herman Wessel (1742).