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Zelda Fitzgerald

1900 - 1948

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Zelda Fitzgerald (née Sayre; July 24, 1900 – March 10, 1948) was an American novelist, painter, playwright, and socialite. Born in Montgomery, Alabama to a wealthy Southern family, she became locally famous for her beauty and high spirits. In 1920, she married writer F. Scott Fitzgerald after the popular success of his debut novel, This Side of Paradise. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Zelda Fitzgerald has received more than 6,134,346 page views. Her biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia. Zelda Fitzgerald is the 1,002nd most popular writer (down from 775th in 2019), the 1,185th most popular biography from United States (down from 832nd in 2019) and the 123rd most popular American Writer.

Zelda Fitzgerald is most famous for being the wife of the great American author, F. Scott Fitzgerald.

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  • 37

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  • 4.12

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  • 4.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Zelda Fitzgerald ranks 1,002 out of 5,755Before her are Elsa Morante, Marcus Manilius, Tess Gerritsen, Irving Stone, Clive Cussler, and Nikolay Karamzin. After her are Zhuanxu, Franz Grillparzer, Pierre-Jean de Béranger, Pierre Louÿs, Jorge Semprún, and Bernardino de Sahagún.

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Among people born in 1900, Zelda Fitzgerald ranks 46Before her are Maria of Yugoslavia, Knud, Hereditary Prince of Denmark, Anna Seghers, Howard H. Aiken, Arno Breker, and Yves Tanguy. After her are Raphael Lemkin, Julien Green, Jean Negulesco, Theodosius Dobzhansky, Aaron Copland, and Gladwyn Jebb. Among people deceased in 1948, Zelda Fitzgerald ranks 35Before her are Hugo Boss, Iwane Matsui, D. W. Griffith, Tamam Shud case, Georges Bernanos, and Uzeyir Hajibeyov. After her are Waldemar Hoven, Yoshiko Kawashima, Emil Ludwig, Kantarō Suzuki, Dieter Wisliceny, and Otto Rasch.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Zelda Fitzgerald ranks 1,185 out of 18,182Before her are Cliff Robertson (1923), Tess Gerritsen (1953), Irving Stone (1903), Bubba Smith (1945), Clive Cussler (1931), and Robert S. Mulliken (1896). After her are Scott Wilson (1942), Frank Sheeran (1920), Dennis Quaid (1954), Wallace Carothers (1896), David J. Wineland (1944), and George Benson (1943).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Zelda Fitzgerald ranks 123Before her are William Gibson (1948), Martha Gellhorn (1908), Hunter S. Thompson (1937), Tess Gerritsen (1953), Irving Stone (1903), and Clive Cussler (1931). After her are Will Durant (1885), Natalie Clifford Barney (1876), Fredric Brown (1906), Erskine Caldwell (1903), Joan Didion (1934), and Irwin Shaw (1913).