Vladimir Propp

1895 - 1970

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Vladimir Yakovlevich Propp (Russian: Владимир Яковлевич Пропп; 29 April [O.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vladimir Propp has received more than 471,178 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Vladimir Propp is the 2nd most popular critic, the 178th most popular biography from Russia (up from 180th in 2019) and the most popular Russian Critic.

Vladimir Propp was a Russian folklorist and scholar of comparative mythology. He is most famous for his analysis of the Russian folktale.

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Among critics, Vladimir Propp ranks 2 out of 5. Before him are John Ruskin. After him are Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve, Vissarion Belinsky, and Roger Ebert.

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Among people born in 1895, Vladimir Propp ranks 38Before him are László Moholy-Nagy, Gerhard Domagk, Oskar Dirlewanger, Buckminster Fuller, Wilhelm Burgdorf, and Levi Eshkol. After him are Nikolai Bulganin, Cemal Gürsel, Jürgen Stroop, Khorloogiin Choibalsan, Ludvík Svoboda, and Dorothea Lange. Among people deceased in 1970, Vladimir Propp ranks 28Before him are Semyon Timoshenko, Otto Heinrich Warburg, Peter II of Yugoslavia, Nelly Sachs, Bruce McLaren, and Eric Berne. After him are Jochen Rindt, Frances Farmer, Heinrich Brüning, Maud Lewis, Andrey Yeryomenko, and Artem Mikoyan.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Vladimir Propp ranks 178 out of 2,688. Before him are Alexei Petrovich, Tsarevich of Russia (1690), Paul Karrer (1889), Käthe Kollwitz (1867), Ivan Bunin (1870), Yevgeny Zamyatin (1884), and Öz Beg Khan (1282). After him are Dzhokhar Dudayev (1944), Maya Plisetskaya (1925), Alexander Friedmann (1888), Nikolai Bulganin (1895), Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna of Russia (1882), and Olga Constantinovna of Russia (1851).

Among CRITICS In Russia

Among critics born in Russia, Vladimir Propp ranks 1