Sidney Howard

1891 - 1939

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Sidney Coe Howard (June 26, 1891 – August 23, 1939) was an American playwright, dramatist and screenwriter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sidney Howard has received more than 249,155 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Sidney Howard is the 3,672nd most popular writer (up from 4,014th in 2019), the 4,902nd most popular biography from United States (up from 5,797th in 2019) and the 423rd most popular American Writer.

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  • 250k

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  • 60.81

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.48

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.59

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Sidney Howard ranks 3,672 out of 5,794Before him are Arno Holz, Georg Sauerwein, Taylor Caldwell, Aleko Konstantinov, Ian Rankin, and Thomas Middleton. After him are Vladislav Khodasevich, Carl Sternheim, Viktor Nekrasov, Chaim Potok, Giuseppe Gioachino Belli, and Mervyn Peake.

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Among people born in 1891, Sidney Howard ranks 154Before him are Miguel Pro, Alfred Meyer, Edward Bernard Raczyński, Galaktion Tabidze, Vladimir Albitsky, and Federico Moreno Torroba. After him are W. Averell Harriman, Dmitry Furmanov, Mariano Ospina Pérez, George Marshall, Mamie Smith, and Virgilio Fossati. Among people deceased in 1939, Sidney Howard ranks 89Before him are Alice Brady, Stanisław Leśniewski, Polina Osipenko, Hedwiga Rosenbaumová, Zane Grey, and Kolë Idromeno. After him are Vladislav Khodasevich, Levon Mirzoyan, Kullervo Manner, Wojciech Korfanty, Ford Sterling, and Otto Siffling.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sidney Howard ranks 4,902 out of 15,968Before him are Alan Lomax (1915), Carlos Bernard (1962), Scott LaFaro (1936), Harold Hotelling (1895), Barbara Walters (1929), and Mimsy Farmer (1945). After him are Gina Carano (1982), Oliver Kirk (1884), Huey P. Newton (1942), Levon Helm (1940), Chaim Potok (1929), and Maggie Grace (1983).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Sidney Howard ranks 423Before him are Zane Grey (1872), Jonathan Littell (1967), Joss Whedon (1964), Francis Scott Key (1779), Connie Willis (1945), and Edmund Wilson (1895). After him are Chaim Potok (1929), Seymour Hersh (1937), Katherine Anne Porter (1890), John Gray (1951), James Blish (1921), and Reginald Rose (1920).