Wilhelm Hauff

1802 - 1827

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Wilhelm Hauff (29 November 1802 – 18 November 1827) was a Württembergian poet and novelist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wilhelm Hauff has received more than 131,448 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Wilhelm Hauff is the 753rd most popular writer (down from 720th in 2019), the 672nd most popular biography from Germany (down from 617th in 2019) and the 43rd most popular German Writer.

Wilhelm Hauff is most famous for his fairy tales.

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Among writers, Wilhelm Hauff ranks 753 out of 5,794Before him are Mikael Agricola, Philippe Ariès, Alexander Blok, Maya Angelou, Iris Murdoch, and Raymond Carver. After him are Agathias, Antoine Galland, Ismail Gaspirali, Antonio Machado, Klaus Ebner, and Nellie Bly.

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Among people born in 1802, Wilhelm Hauff ranks 9Before him are Niels Henrik Abel, Archduke Franz Karl of Austria, Lajos Kossuth, János Bolyai, Miguel I of Portugal, and Elias Lönnrot. After him are Heinrich Gustav Magnus, Louis-Eugène Cavaignac, Antoine Jérôme Balard, Germain Henri Hess, Charles Wheatstone, and Nikolaus Lenau. Among people deceased in 1827, Wilhelm Hauff ranks 8Before him are Alessandro Volta, Pierre-Simon Laplace, Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi, William Blake, Augustin-Jean Fresnel, and Frederick Augustus I of Saxony. After him are Maria Theresa of Austria, Ugo Foscolo, Samuel Crompton, George Canning, Ernst Chladni, and Wilhelm Müller.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Wilhelm Hauff ranks 672 out of 5,289Before him are Princess Charlotte of Prussia (1860), Ferdinand von Lindemann (1852), Elisabeth Ludovika of Bavaria (1801), Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805), Maria Anna of Bavaria (1805), and Felix Wankel (1902). After him are August Horch (1868), Hermann Weyl (1885), Matilda of Ringelheim (894), Max Beckmann (1884), Lucian Freud (1922), and Georg Jellinek (1851).

Among WRITERS In Germany

Among writers born in Germany, Wilhelm Hauff ranks 43Before him are Dietrich Eckart (1868), Ulrich von Hutten (1488), Elisabeth of Wied (1843), Bert Hellinger (1925), Hans Fallada (1893), and Hugo Ball (1886). After him are Achim von Arnim (1781), Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock (1724), Clemens Brentano (1778), Hans Sachs (1494), Stefan George (1868), and Frank Wedekind (1864).