Thomas Wolfe

1900 - 1938

Thomas Wolfe

Thomas Clayton Wolfe (October 3, 1900 – September 15, 1938) was an American novelist of the early 20th century.Wolfe wrote four lengthy novels as well as many short stories, dramatic works, and novellas. He is known for mixing highly original, poetic, rhapsodic, and impressionistic prose with autobiographical writing. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Wolfe has received more than 3,024,357 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 607th most popular writer.

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Among writers, Thomas Wolfe ranks 604 out of 4,883Before him are Héloïse, Thomas Hardy, Aulus Gellius, Georg Büchner, Mikael Agricola, and Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin. After him are Yevgeny Zamyatin, Columella, Robert Ludlum, T. S. Eliot, Salman Rushdie, and Lion Feuchtwanger.

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Among people born in 1900, Thomas Wolfe ranks 30Before him are Kurt Weill, Giorgos Seferis, Richard Kuhn, Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, Eyvind Johnson, and Jan Oort. After him are Ragnar Granit, W. Edwards Deming, Karl Wolff, Choe Yong-gon, Prince Aimone, Duke of Aosta, and Edith Frank. Among people deceased in 1938, Thomas Wolfe ranks 20Before him are Alexei Rykov, Kanō Jigorō, Genrikh Yagoda, Muhammad Iqbal, Gabriele D'Annunzio, and Suzanne Lenglen. After him are Osip Mandelstam, Suzanne Valadon, Grand Duke Kirill Vladimirovich of Russia, Bruno Taut, Marie of Romania, and Maud of Wales.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Thomas Wolfe ranks 588 out of 12,171Before him are Ellen Burstyn (1932), Roy Orbison (1936), Harold Lasswell (1902), Henry Mancini (1924), Martin Lewis Perl (1927), and Chester A. Arthur (1829). After him are Ruth Benedict (1887), Robert Ludlum (1927), Matthew C. Perry (1794), T. S. Eliot (1888), Charles Taze Russell (1852), and Joseph Barbera (1911).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Thomas Wolfe ranks 62Before him are Toni Morrison (1931), Eugene O'Neill (1888), Ellen G. White (1827), Louise Hay (1926), Ambrose Bierce (1842), and Harper Lee (1926). After him are Robert Ludlum (1927), T. S. Eliot (1888), Theodore Dreiser (1871), Frank Herbert (1920), Dashiell Hammett (1894), and L. Ron Hubbard (1911).