Victoria Ocampo

1890 - 1979

Victoria Ocampo

Victoria Ocampo (7 April 1890 – 27 January 1979) was an Argentine writer and intellectual, described by Jorge Luis Borges as La mujer más argentina ("The quintessential Argentine woman"). Best known as an advocate for others and as publisher of the literary magazine Sur, she was also a writer and critic in her own right and one of the most prominent South American women of her time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Victoria Ocampo has received more than 100,637 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 2,250th most popular writer.

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  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.36

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.80

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Victoria Ocampo ranks 2,245 out of 4,883Before her are Michele Ruggieri, James Herriot, Ammonius of Alexandria, Terry Goodkind, Terentianus, and François Coppée. After her are Édouard Glissant, Stanko Vraz, André Pieyre de Mandiargues, Noël Coward, Vyacheslav Ivanov, and Ding Ling.

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Among people born in 1890, Victoria Ocampo ranks 85Before her are Zeki Velidi Togan, Duke Kahanamoku, Elpidio Quirino, Sarah Aaronsohn, Louis Delluc, and Solomon Mikhoels. After her are Milunka Savić, Henrich Focke, László Bárdossy, Ferruccio Parri, Emilio Portes Gil, and Claire Lee Chennault. Among people deceased in 1979, Victoria Ocampo ranks 77Before her are Joseph Kessel, Darryl F. Zanuck, Dhyan Chand, Carlo Abarth, Barbara Hutton, and Philippe Halsman. After her are Dolores Costello, Henrich Focke, Amir-Abbas Hoveyda, Marcel L'Herbier, Ahmad Zahir, and James J. Gibson.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Victoria Ocampo ranks 118 out of 659Before her are Leonardo Sandri (1943), Ricardo Darín (1957), Felipe Guaman Poma de Ayala (1535), Pedro Eugenio Aramburu (1903), Enrique Guaita (1910), and Gerardo Martino (1962). After her are Alfio Basile (1943), Carlos Tevez (1984), Alejandro de Tomaso (1928), Héctor Yazalde (1946), Mario Bunge (1919), and Ángel Labruna (1918).

Among WRITERS In Argentina

Among writers born in Argentina, Victoria Ocampo ranks 8Before her are Ernesto Sabato (1911), Adolfo Bioy Casares (1914), Manuel Puig (1932), Alejandra Pizarnik (1936), Joseph Kessel (1898), and Felipe Guaman Poma de Ayala (1535). After her are Silvina Ocampo (1903), María Kodama (1937), Alberto Manguel (1948), María Elena Walsh (1930), Juan Gelman (1930), and Leopoldo Lugones (1874).