Thomas Mann

1875 - 1955

Thomas Mann

Paul Thomas Mann (UK: MAN, US: MAHN; German: [ˈpaʊ̯l ˈtoːmas ˈman]; 6 June 1875 – 12 August 1955) was a German novelist, short story writer, social critic, philanthropist, essayist, and the 1929 Nobel Prize in Literature laureate. His highly symbolic and ironic epic novels and novellas are noted for their insight into the psychology of the artist and the intellectual. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Mann has received more than 1,626,913 page views. His biography is available in 108 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 45th most popular writer.

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Among writers, Thomas Mann ranks 44 out of 4,883Before him are George Orwell, Astrid Lindgren, Arthur Conan Doyle, Aeschylus, Hermann Hesse, and Oscar Wilde. After him are Rumi, Daniel Defoe, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Émile Zola, Aristophanes, and Simone de Beauvoir.

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Among people born in 1875, Thomas Mann ranks 1After him are Carl Jung, Albert Schweitzer, Rainer Maria Rilke, Maurice Ravel, Ferdinand Porsche, Gerd von Rundstedt, Syngman Rhee, Jeanne Calment, Mileva Marić, Aleister Crowley, and Albert I of Belgium. Among people deceased in 1955, Thomas Mann ranks 2Before him is Albert Einstein. After him are Alexander Fleming, James Dean, Dale Carnegie, José Ortega y Gasset, Fernand Léger, Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, Arthur Honegger, António Egas Moniz, Helmuth Weidling, and Charlie Parker.

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Among people born in Germany, Thomas Mann ranks 29 out of 3,763Before him are Henry Kissinger (1923), Robert Schumann (1810), Empress Elisabeth of Austria (1837), Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor (1122), Heinrich Himmler (1900), and Hermann Hesse (1877). After him are Martin Heidegger (1889), Karl Benz (1844), Max Planck (1858), Erwin Rommel (1891), Pope Benedict XVI (1927), and Wilhelm II, German Emperor (1859).