William Wallace Denslow

1856 - 1915

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William Wallace Denslow (; May 5, 1856 – March 29, 1915), professionally W. W. Denslow, 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 140,081 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). William Wallace Denslow is the 5,024th most popular writer (down from 4,384th in 2019), the 8,808th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,492nd in 2019) and the 688th most popular American Writer.

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  • 2.94

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Among writers, William Wallace Denslow ranks 5,024 out of 5,794Before him are Jodi Picoult, Rói Patursson, James Herbert, Can Dündar, Chaz Bono, and Judy Blume. After him are Javed Akhtar, Theodore Roethke, Kenneth Rexroth, Oksana Zabuzhko, Emmanuil Kazakevich, and Polly Samson.

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Among people born in 1856, William Wallace Denslow ranks 105Before him are Belisario Porras Barahona, Edward Goodrich Acheson, Manuel Allendesalazar y Muñoz de Salazar, Friedrich Kluge, Yuly Shokalsky, and Jens Bratlie. After him are Keir Hardie, Kenyon Cox, Tom Roberts, and John Redmond. Among people deceased in 1915, William Wallace Denslow ranks 95Before him are Daniel Giraud Elliot, Margaret Lindsay Huggins, Marcelo Azcárraga Palmero, Nelson W. Aldrich, Charles Tupper, and John Bunny. After him are Keir Hardie, W. G. Grace, and Lawrence Hargrave.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, William Wallace Denslow ranks 8,808 out of 15,968Before him are Jerry Herman (1931), Maggie Siff (1974), Jimmy Van Heusen (1913), Leah Remini (1970), Lester Bird (1938), and Sid Grauman (1879). After him are Priscilla Dean (1896), Patsy Ruth Miller (1904), Theodore Roethke (1908), Ricardo Cortez (1900), Mark Valley (1964), and Marissa Mayer (1975).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, William Wallace Denslow ranks 688Before him are Bill Prady (1960), Tom Brokaw (1940), George B. Seitz (1888), Jodi Picoult (1966), Chaz Bono (1969), and Judy Blume (1938). After him are Theodore Roethke (1908), Kenneth Rexroth (1905), Veronica Roth (1988), Tony Kushner (1956), Robert Cormier (1925), and Walker Percy (1916).