WRITER

Siegfried Kracauer

1889 - 1966

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Siegfried Kracauer (; German: [ˈkʁakaʊ̯ɐ]; February 8, 1889 – November 26, 1966) was a German writer, journalist, sociologist, cultural critic, and film theorist. He has sometimes been associated with the Frankfurt School of critical theory. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Siegfried Kracauer has received more than 210,315 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Siegfried Kracauer is the 1,293rd most popular writer (up from 1,553rd in 2019), the 1,270th most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,441st in 2019) and the 90th most popular German Writer.

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Siegfried Kracauer ranks 1,293 out of 5,794Before him are Edith Södergran, Tom Wolfe, Eiji Yoshikawa, José Maria de Eça de Queirós, Manuel Vázquez Montalbán, and Marko Marulić. After him are Herrad of Landsberg, Gavrila Derzhavin, Vittorio Alfieri, Hristo Botev, Ignazio Silone, and Bankim Chandra Chatterjee.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1889, Siegfried Kracauer ranks 51Before him are Eberhard von Mackensen, Otto Georg Thierack, Philip Noel-Baker, Frank Lentini, Sophie Taeuber-Arp, and Lyubov Popova. After him are Prince Erik, Duke of Västmanland, Prince Xavier of Bourbon-Parma, Reşat Nuri Güntekin, Gunnar Gunnarsson, Hannah Höch, and Stanislav Kosior. Among people deceased in 1966, Siegfried Kracauer ranks 49Before him are Lal Bahadur Shastri, Erwin Piscator, Augusta Victoria of Hohenzollern, Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, Frank Lentini, and Tadeusz Bór-Komorowski. After him are Georges Duhamel, Jisaburō Ozawa, Evelyn Waugh, Edward Gordon Craig, Sadao Araki, and Wäinö Aaltonen.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Siegfried Kracauer ranks 1,270 out of 5,289Before him are Princess Amalie of Hesse-Darmstadt (1754), Francis Josias, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (1697), Theodelinda (570), Walther von Seydlitz-Kurzbach (1888), Franz Seldte (1882), and Wilhelm Groener (1867). After him are Gottfried Heinrich Graf zu Pappenheim (1594), Hans-Dieter Flick (1965), Rudolf Schenker (1948), Ernst Troeltsch (1865), Franz Walter Stahlecker (1900), and Marie of Hesse-Kassel (1767).

Among WRITERS In Germany

Among writers born in Germany, Siegfried Kracauer ranks 90Before him are Siegfried Lenz (1926), Hartmann Schedel (1440), Joachim Fest (1926), Marie of Cleves, Duchess of Orléans (1426), Johann Peter Eckermann (1792), and Christian Friedrich Hebbel (1813). After him are Radegund (518), Heiner Müller (1929), Adolph Freiherr Knigge (1752), Charles De Coster (1827), Christian Morgenstern (1871), and Salvian (405).