WRITER

Sholem Asch

1880 - 1957

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Sholem Asch (Yiddish: שלום אַש, Polish: Szalom Asz; 1 November 1880 – 10 July 1957), also written Shalom Ash, was a Polish-Jewish novelist, dramatist, and essayist in the Yiddish language who settled in the United States. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sholem Asch has received more than 219,560 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Sholem Asch is the 2,250th most popular writer (up from 2,905th in 2019), the 483rd most popular biography from Poland (up from 558th in 2019) and the 49th most popular Polish Writer.

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Sholem Asch ranks 2,250 out of 5,794Before him are Vilhelm Moberg, Posidippus, Margit Kaffka, Heinrich Hoffmann, Mariana Alcoforado, and Andrey Kurbsky. After him are Apollonius Dyscolus, Jeppe Aakjær, Elena Poniatowska, Larry Niven, S. S. Van Dine, and Eustache Deschamps.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1880, Sholem Asch ranks 76Before him are Alfred J. Lotka, Princess Thyra of Denmark, Leon Rupnik, Fethi Okyar, Ildebrando Pizzetti, and Margit Kaffka. After him are Joseph Trumpeldor, Jan Kubelík, Volodymyr Vynnychenko, Eric Campbell, Kōdō Sawaki, and Gabriel Voisin. Among people deceased in 1957, Sholem Asch ranks 81Before him are Malcolm Lowry, Washington Luís, Zhou Xuan, Prince Franz of Bavaria, Josef Hofmann, and Paul Walden. After him are Charles Kay Ogden, Gheorghe Tătărescu, Josef Lada, Albert Anastasia, Harrison Ford, and Umberto Saba.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Sholem Asch ranks 483 out of 1,231Before him are Adam Kazimierz Czartoryski (1734), Symon Budny (1530), Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven (1874), Władysław III Spindleshanks (1165), Marek Grechuta (1945), and Karl Gützlaff (1803). After him are Bronisława Dłuska (1865), Robert Remak (1815), Emil Leon Post (1897), Franz Neumann (1900), Joachim Meisner (1933), and Piotr Skarga (1536).

Among WRITERS In Poland

Among writers born in Poland, Sholem Asch ranks 49Before him are Julian Tuwim (1894), Uri Orlev (1931), Stefania Wilczyńska (1886), Michalina Wisłocka (1921), Stefan Żeromski (1864), and Izabela Czartoryska (1746). After him are Piotr Skarga (1536), Stanisław Przybyszewski (1868), Józef Ignacy Kraszewski (1812), Maciej Kazimierz Sarbiewski (1595), Alexander Imich (1903), and Ignacy Krasicki (1735).