S. Ansky

1863 - 1920

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Shloyme Zanvl Rappoport (1863 – November 8, 1920), known by his pseudonym S. Ansky (or An-sky), was a Jewish author, playwright, researcher of Jewish folklore, polemicist, and cultural and political activist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of S. Ansky has received more than 72,492 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). S. Ansky is the 2,184th most popular writer (up from 2,345th in 2019), the 67th most popular biography from Belarus (up from 70th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Writer.

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Among writers, S. Ansky ranks 2,184 out of 5,755Before him are René Crevel, José-Maria de Heredia, Princess Alexandra of Bavaria, Justus of Tiberias, Jean-Jacques Barthélemy, and Movses Kaghankatvatsi. After him are Álvaro Mutis, Irvine Welsh, John Edward Williams, Nima Yooshij, Cassius Longinus, and Cleitarchus.

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Among people born in 1863, S. Ansky ranks 63Before him are Princess Isabella of Bavaria, Archduke Leopold Salvator of Austria, Gabriel Pierné, Herbert James Draper, Charles Pathé, and Paul Héroult. After him are Hugo Haase, Qasim Amin, Paul Walden, Vladimir Obruchev, Fyodor Sologub, and Max Skladanowsky. Among people deceased in 1920, S. Ansky ranks 40Before him are Mikhail Eisenstein, Jacob Schiff, Alexius Meinong, Paul Adam, Ryu Gwansun, and Herbert James Draper. After him are Maria Bochkareva, Sarada Devi, Gyula Benczúr, Duke John Albert of Mecklenburg, John Wesley Hyatt, and William Chester Minor.

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In Belarus

Among people born in Belarus, S. Ansky ranks 67 out of 330Before him are Fyodor Kuznetsov (1898), Salomon Maimon (1754), Abba Kovner (1918), Chiang Fang-liang (1916), Lew Sapieha (1557), and Oscar Milosz (1877). After him are Konstanty Kalinowski (1838), Lucjan Żeligowski (1865), Tuvia Bielski (1906), Czesław Niemen (1939), Juliusz Rómmel (1881), and Kirill of Turov (1130).

Among WRITERS In Belarus

Among writers born in Belarus, S. Ansky ranks 8Before him are Yanka Kupala (1882), Yakub Kolas (1882), Vasil Bykaŭ (1924), Mendele Mocher Sforim (1835), Eliza Orzeszkowa (1841), and Oscar Milosz (1877). After him are Maksim Bahdanovič (1891), Aleksander Chodźko (1804), Immanuel Velikovsky (1895), Uladzimir Karatkievich (1930), Itzhak Katzenelson (1886), and Symeon of Polotsk (1629).