WRITER

Samuil Marshak

1887 - 1964

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Samuil Yakovlevich Marshak (alternative spelling: Samuil Yakovlevich Marchak) (Russian: Самуи́л Я́ковлевич Марша́к; 3 November [O.S. 22 October] 1887 – 4 July 1964) was a Russian and Soviet writer of Jewish origin, translator and poet who wrote for both children and adults. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Samuil Marshak has received more than 81,076 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Samuil Marshak is the 2,302nd most popular writer (down from 2,168th in 2019), the 774th most popular biography from Russia (down from 733rd in 2019) and the 104th most popular Russian Writer.

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  • 30

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  • 4.80

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Samuil Marshak ranks 2,302 out of 5,794Before him are Sextus Pompeius Festus, Fujiwara no Teika, Petar Kočić, Camilo Castelo Branco, David Gemmell, and Rebecca West. After him are Commodian, Stephenie Meyer, Jean-Baptiste de Boyer, Marquis d'Argens, Carl Zuckmayer, Akka Mahadevi, and Elmore Leonard.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1887, Samuil Marshak ranks 97Before him are Jim Thorpe, Arthur Percival, Kazimierz Fajans, Octave Lapize, Hitoshi Ashida, and Frigyes Karinthy. After him are Antanas Merkys, Hanns Kerrl, Josef Lada, Prince Gustav of Denmark, Elisa Leonida Zamfirescu, and Mario Roatta. Among people deceased in 1964, Samuil Marshak ranks 66Before him are Hermann Breith, Prince Axel of Denmark, Anna Vyrubova, Francisco Craveiro Lopes, Harpo Marx, and Adib Shishakli. After him are Flannery O'Connor, Pierre Monteux, Friedrich Karl Arnold Schwassmann, Julius Raab, Carl Van Vechten, and Otto Schniewind.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Samuil Marshak ranks 774 out of 2,688Before him are Vyacheslav von Plehve (1846), Viacheslav I of Kiev (1083), Andrei Voznesensky (1933), Joseph Trumpeldor (1880), Sergei Korsakoff (1854), and Vladimir Stasov (1824). After him are Nikolay Krylov (1903), Kristijonas Donelaitis (1714), Valeriy Brumel (1942), Faina Ranevskaya (1896), Ivan Yefimovich Petrov (1896), and Alexey Kaledin (1861).

Among WRITERS In Russia

Among writers born in Russia, Samuil Marshak ranks 104Before him are Afanasy Fet (1820), Andrey Kurbsky (1528), Noor Inayat Khan (1914), Franz Overbeck (1837), Andrei Voznesensky (1933), and Vladimir Stasov (1824). After him are Kristijonas Donelaitis (1714), Andrei Sinyavsky (1925), Fyodor Sologub (1863), Sergey Aksakov (1791), Sergei Nilus (1862), and Ivan Yefremov (1908).