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Yosa Buson

1716 - 1783

Yosa Buson

Yosa Buson or Yosa no Buson (与謝 蕪村, 1716 – January 17, 1784) was a Japanese poet and painter of the Edo period. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yosa Buson has received more than 105,298 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,032nd most popular writer.

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  • 110k

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  • 59.76

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  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.00

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.84

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Yosa Buson ranks 1,030 out of 4,883Before him are Jamal Khashoggi, Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, Nathalie Sarraute, John Grisham, Ethel Voynich, and Italo Svevo. After him are Matteo Bandello, Gregory Skovoroda, Herodian, George Steiner, Otto of Freising, and Cormac McCarthy.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1716, Yosa Buson ranks 2Before him is Charles III of Spain. After him are Étienne Maurice Falconet, Louise Diane d'Orléans, James Lind, Thomas Gray, Antonio de Ulloa, Yuan Mei, Louis-Jean-Marie Daubenton, Otto von Münchhausen, Capability Brown, and Gaspar de Portolá. Among people deceased in 1783, Yosa Buson ranks 6Before him are Leonhard Euler, Jean le Rond d'Alembert, Johann Adolph Hasse, Étienne Bézout, and Carl Linnaeus the Younger. After him are Antonio Soler, Grigory Orlov, Franz Xaver Messerschmidt, Benedict Joseph Labre, Johann Jakob Bodmer, and Princess Caroline Louise of Hesse-Darmstadt.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Yosa Buson ranks 183 out of 3,113Before him are Emperor Hanzei (336), Amakusa Shirō (1621), Honda Tadakatsu (1548), Junko Tabei (1939), Tasuku Honjo (1942), and Emperor Ankō (401). After him are Emperor Antoku (1178), Kitasato Shibasaburō (1853), Emperor Tenmu (631), Shigeru Yoshida (1878), Nobusuke Kishi (1896), and Shumpei Inoue (null).

Among WRITERS In Japan

Among writers born in Japan, Yosa Buson ranks 21Before him are Zeami Motokiyo (1363), Kobayashi Issa (1763), Masaru Emoto (1943), Issei Sagawa (1949), Mori Ōgai (1862), and D. T. Suzuki (1870). After him are Shoko Asahara (1955), Edogawa Ranpo (1894), Shūsaku Endō (1923), Eiji Yoshikawa (1892), Sugawara no Michizane (845), and Ono no Komachi (825).

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