William Wallace Denslow

1856 - 1915

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William Wallace Denslow (; May 5, 1856 – March 29, 1915) was an American illustrator and caricaturist remembered for his work in collaboration with author L. Frank Baum, especially his illustrations of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William Wallace Denslow has received more than 194,355 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). William Wallace Denslow is the 102nd most popular artist (down from 82nd in 2019), the 10,883rd most popular biography from United States (down from 9,389th in 2019) and the 24th most popular American Artist.

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Among artists, William Wallace Denslow ranks 102 out of 125Before him are James Rivière, Pippa Bacca, Renzo Eusebi, Art Babbitt, Alex Grey, and Joseph Smit. After him are Borka Pavićević, Peter Sellars, Tyrus Wong, Bill Reid, Al Hirschfeld, and Larry Rivers.

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Among people born in 1856, William Wallace Denslow ranks 126Before him are Wovoka, Granville Woods, Colin Campbell Cooper, Frank Harris, Jens Bratlie, and Kenyon Cox. After him are Tom Roberts, Andrew Watson, John Redmond, Edward Bagnall Poulton, and Toru Dutt. Among people deceased in 1915, William Wallace Denslow ranks 123Before him are José María Campo Serrano, Charles Walter De Vis, Vasily Goncharov, W. G. Grace, Henry Roscoe, and Charles Tupper. After him are John Bunny, Tom Watson, Lawrence Hargrave, Robert Smalls, and Susan La Flesche Picotte.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, William Wallace Denslow ranks 10,883 out of 20,380Before him are Wally Cox (1924), Torrey DeVitto (1984), Jack McGrath (1919), Ryan Tedder (1979), Martin David Kruskal (1925), and Rockwell (1964). After him are AJ McLean (1978), Nathaniel Cartmell (1883), Jake Garn (1932), David L. Rabinowitz (1960), Chris Bauer (1966), and Bertrand Halperin (1941).

Among ARTISTS In United States

Among artists born in United States, William Wallace Denslow ranks 24Before him are Martha Rosler (1943), Maud Wagner (1877), Edward Kienholz (1927), Red Skelton (1913), Art Babbitt (1907), and Alex Grey (1953). After him are Peter Sellars (1957), Al Hirschfeld (1903), Larry Rivers (1923), Shepard Fairey (1970), Joan Mondale (1930), and Dave Dave (1976).