Alan Gardiner

1879 - 1963

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Sir Alan Henderson Gardiner (29 March 1879 – 19 December 1963) was an English Egyptologist, linguist, philologist, and independent scholar. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alan Gardiner has received more than 75,312 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Alan Gardiner is the 36th most popular archaeologist (up from 37th in 2019), the 1,727th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,674th in 2019) and the 8th most popular British Archaeologist.

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Among archaeologists, Alan Gardiner ranks 36 out of 104Before him are Wilhelm Dörpfeld, Bogdan Filov, Max Mallowan, John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury, James Henry Breasted, and Henri Breuil. After him are Marcelino Sanz de Sautuola, Jacques Boucher de Crèvecœur de Perthes, Ami Boué, Gustaf Kossinna, Charles Dawson, and Robert Broom.

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Among people born in 1879, Alan Gardiner ranks 80Before him are Joe Hill, Rafael de Nogales Méndez, Grand Duke Andrei Vladimirovich of Russia, Aleksandar Tsankov, René Pottier, and Aleksandër Moisiu. After him are Carlos Chagas, Mark Sykes, Patrick Pearse, Vanessa Bell, Hu Hanmin, and Marius Jacob. Among people deceased in 1963, Alan Gardiner ranks 68Before him are Ernesto Lecuona, Dinah Washington, Fazlollah Zahedi, Camille Chautemps, Ernst Marischka, and Ngô Đình Nhu. After him are Otto Struve, Elmore James, Andrew Cunningham, 1st Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope, Hubert Pierlot, Adrian Carton de Wiart, and Patsy Cline.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Alan Gardiner ranks 1,727 out of 6,924Before him are Constantine II of Scotland (801), Paul Scofield (1922), John Stevens Henslow (1796), William Sealy Gosset (1876), John Bevis (1695), and Frederick Marryat (1792). After him are Dick Francis (1920), John Smeaton (1724), John Hannah (1962), Ken Tyrrell (1924), Emily Blunt (1983), and Black (1962).

Among ARCHAEOLOGISTS In United Kingdom

Among archaeologists born in United Kingdom, Alan Gardiner ranks 8Before him are Arthur Evans (1851), George Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon (1866), Flinders Petrie (1853), Leonard Woolley (1880), Max Mallowan (1904), and John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury (1834). After him are Charles Dawson (1864), Robert Broom (1866), George Smith (1840), Colin Renfrew (1937), Kathleen Kenyon (1906), and E. A. Wallis Budge (1857).