#7222 Overall Influence

Ernst Toller

German playwright


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Ernst Toller was a German author, playwright, left-wing politician and revolutionary, known for his Expressionist plays. He served in 1919 for six days as President of the short-lived Bavarian Soviet Republic, after which he became the head of its army. He was imprisoned for five years for his part in the armed resistance by the Bavarian Soviet Republic to the central government in Berlin. While in prison Toller wrote several plays that gained him international renown. They were performed in London and New York as well as in Berlin.

Source: Wikipedia

Other Resources


What schools is this person affiliated with?

Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

German university in Munich, Bavaria

Notable Works

What contributions to academia has this person made?

Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this person influential?
#2816 World Rank