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Charles Maturin

1780 - 1824

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Charles Robert Maturin, also known as C. R. Maturin (25 September 1780 – 30 October 1824), was an Irish Protestant clergyman (ordained in the Church of Ireland) and a writer of Gothic plays and novels. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Maturin has received more than 145,616 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Charles Maturin is the 1,852nd most popular writer (up from 2,014th in 2019), the 76th most popular biography from Ireland (up from 82nd in 2019) and the 16th most popular Irish Writer.

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  • 22

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  • 1.96

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Among writers, Charles Maturin ranks 1,852 out of 5,755Before him are Alberto Manguel, Annette von Droste-Hülshoff, Eugenio Barba, Jacques Cazotte, Anthony Trollope, and Uri Avnery. After him are Menander Protector, Naftali Herz Imber, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Frederik Pohl, Oswald von Wolkenstein, and Aristeas.

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Among people born in 1780, Charles Maturin ranks 15Before him are Sacagawea, Jernej Kopitar, Ranjit Singh, Mary Somerville, Karl Nesselrode, and Princess Henriette of Nassau-Weilburg. After him are Tudor Vladimirescu, Clarke Abel, Bernardino Rivadavia, Georgios Karaiskakis, Hinrich Lichtenstein, and Angelica Catalani. Among people deceased in 1824, Charles Maturin ranks 21Before him are Rama II of Siam, Jean Jacques Régis de Cambacérès, Friedrich August Wolf, Charles-François Lebrun, Kamehameha II, and Joseph Joubert. After him are Princess Antoinette of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, Maria Anna of Savoy, Duchess of Chablais, Countess Palatine Maria Anna of Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld, Ercole Consalvi, Agustín de Betancourt, and David Bushnell.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Charles Maturin ranks 76 out of 501Before him are Antoine Thomson d'Abbadie (1810), George Johnstone Stoney (1826), Conor McGregor (1988), Kevin Farrell (1947), J. D. Bernal (1901), and Vergilius of Salzburg (700). After him are Oliver Goldsmith (1728), Francis Ysidro Edgeworth (1845), Maureen O'Sullivan (1911), James Hoban (1762), Robert Stewart, Viscount Castlereagh (1769), and Neil Jordan (1950).

Among WRITERS In Ireland

Among writers born in Ireland, Charles Maturin ranks 16Before him are Saint Gall (550), Iris Murdoch (1919), Ethel Voynich (1864), Thomas Moore (1779), Christy Brown (1932), and Sheridan Le Fanu (1814). After him are Oliver Goldsmith (1728), Patrick Pearse (1879), John Banville (1945), Cornelius Ryan (1920), John Millington Synge (1871), and Cecil Day-Lewis (1904).