WRITER

Stijn Streuvels

1871 - 1969

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Stijn Streuvels (3 October 1871, Heule, Kortrijk - 15 August 1969, Ingooigem, Anzegem), born Franciscus (Frank) Petrus Maria Lateur, was a Flemish Belgian writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stijn Streuvels has received more than 47,001 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Stijn Streuvels is the 5,062nd most popular writer (down from 4,451st in 2019), the 650th most popular biography from Belgium (down from 547th in 2019) and the 38th most popular Belgian Writer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 47k

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  • 47.35

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  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.47

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.42

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Notable Works

De vlaschaard
naturalism, romantic, novel
Masterpiece of Dutch/Flemish literarure, by novelist Stijn Streuvels (1871-1969), about the generation-conflict between an old farmer, Vermeulen, and his son Louis.
The Path of Life
De oogst
Frühling
Volledig werk

Among WRITERS

Among writers, Stijn Streuvels ranks 5,062 out of 7,302Before him are Jean Cassou, Kama Sywor Kamanda, Béatrix Beck, José Eustasio Rivera, Eliza Acton, and Ángel Ganivet. After him are Álvares de Azevedo, León Felipe, Edwin Atherstone, Heinrich Laube, Michael Cristofer, and Cynewulf.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1871, Stijn Streuvels ranks 130Before him are Johan Anker, Constantin Argetoianu, Robert Hugh Benson, Frank Schlesinger, Jan Kotěra, and Manuel Franco. After him are Louis Perrée, Emmanuel Foulon, Sakai Toshihiko, Theodor Pallady, Grafton Elliot Smith, and Sevasti Qiriazi. Among people deceased in 1969, Stijn Streuvels ranks 178Before him are Zinaida Aksentyeva, Fred Hampton, Ichikawa Raizō VIII, Saverio Ragno, Julius Katchen, and Hagigat Rzayeva. After him are Jim Bellamy, Paul Scherrer, Josef Hassmann, Oswald Holmberg, Julius Saaristo, and Giuseppe Viani.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Stijn Streuvels ranks 650 out of 1,190Before him are Laurent Grimmonprez (1902), Nelly Landry (1916), Pierre Braine (1900), Frans De Mulder (1937), Frank De Bleeckere (1966), and Mathieu van der Poel (1995). After him are Jef Planckaert (1934), Frank De Winne (1961), Wilfried Puis (1943), Emmanuel Foulon (1871), Jules de Trooz (1857), and François Weyergans (1941).

Among WRITERS In Belgium

Among writers born in Belgium, Stijn Streuvels ranks 38Before him are Félicien Marceau (1913), Willem Elsschot (1882), FM-2030 (1930), Françoise Mallet-Joris (1930), Suzanne Lilar (1901), and Paul van Ostaijen (1896). After him are François Weyergans (1941), Maurice Carême (1899), Jacob van Maerlant (1235), Jan Frans Willems (1793), Jan van Beers (1821), and Jean-Philippe Toussaint (1957).