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Símun av Skarði

1872 - 1942

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Símun av Skarði (3 May 1872 – 9 October 1942) was a Faroese poet, politician, and teacher. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Símun av Skarði has received more than 18,485 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Símun av Skarði is the 3,480th most popular writer (down from 3,184th in 2019), the 4th most popular biography from Faroe Islands (up from 296th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Writer.

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  • 20

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  • 1.69

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Símun av Skarði ranks 3,480 out of 5,794Before him are Paul Johnson, Jens Bjørneboe, Joan Alcover, Minette Walters, Leonardo Padura Fuentes, and Al-A'sha. After him are Gustaw Herling-Grudziński, Andrée Chedid, George Coșbuc, Marcelino Menéndez y Pelayo, Josef Kajetán Tyl, and Zhou Zuoren.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1872, Símun av Skarði ranks 100Before him are Carl Gustaf Ekman, Johan Bojer, Morris Travers, Vilhelms Purvītis, Kazimierz Bein, and Jaan Teemant. After him are Zane Grey, Kristine Bonnevie, Sergei Vasilenko, Arthur Blake, August Nilsson, and Oswaldo Cruz. Among people deceased in 1942, Símun av Skarði ranks 128Before him are Nikola Vaptsarov, Zsigmond Móricz, Ants Piip, Gabriel Terra, Emanuel Feuermann, and Harald Tammer. After him are Georgios Orphanidis, Emma Calvé, Juhan Kukk, Yevgeny Petrov, Otto Herschmann, and Ahatanhel Krymsky.

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In Faroe Islands

Among people born in Faroe Islands, Símun av Skarði ranks 4 out of 23Before him are Niels Ryberg Finsen (1860), William Heinesen (1900), and Venceslaus Ulricus Hammershaimb (1819). After him are Jørgen-Frantz Jacobsen (1900), Heðin Brú (1901), Christian Matras (1900), Jóannes Eidesgaard (1951), Marita Petersen (1940), Rói Patursson (1947), Kaj Leo Johannesen (1964), and Aksel V. Johannesen (1972).

Among WRITERS In Faroe Islands

Among writers born in Faroe Islands, Símun av Skarði ranks 3Before him are William Heinesen (1900) and Venceslaus Ulricus Hammershaimb (1819). After him are Jørgen-Frantz Jacobsen (1900), Heðin Brú (1901), Christian Matras (1900), Rói Patursson (1947), and Jakob Jakobsen (1864).