Charles Spurgeon

1834 - 1892

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Charles Haddon Spurgeon (19 June 1834 – 31 January 1892) was an English Particular Baptist preacher. Spurgeon remains highly influential among Christians of various denominations, among whom he is known as the "Prince of Preachers". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Spurgeon has received more than 2,091,124 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia. Charles Spurgeon is the 767th most popular religious figure (down from 758th in 2019), the 769th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 775th in 2019) and the 15th most popular Religious Figure.

Charles Spurgeon was a Baptist preacher who was famous for his sermons. He was also a prolific author and wrote more than 30 books.

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Among religious figures, Charles Spurgeon ranks 767 out of 2,238Before him are Hans Egede, Agabus, Eugen Sandow, Giuseppe Moscati, Sasan, and József Mindszenty. After him are Nahor, son of Serug, Juliana of Nicomedia, Catherine of Vadstena, Odile of Alsace, Francisco Álvarez Martínez, and `Abdu'l-Bahá.

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Among people born in 1834, Charles Spurgeon ranks 13Before him are Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi, Léon Walras, Duchess Helene in Bavaria, August Weismann, Amilcare Ponchielli, and James Abbott McNeill Whistler. After him are Vasily Perov, Kawakami Gensai, Norodom of Cambodia, Jan Neruda, Johann Philipp Reis, and Julia Pastrana. Among people deceased in 1892, Charles Spurgeon ranks 17Before him are Louis IV, Grand Duke of Hesse, Grand Duke Konstantin Nikolayevich of Russia, Louis Vuitton, Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale, Alfred, Lord Tennyson, and Olga Nikolaevna of Russia. After him are Deodoro da Fonseca, August Wilhelm von Hofmann, Tewfik Pasha, George Biddell Airy, Yoshitoshi, and Princess Alexandrine of Prussia.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Charles Spurgeon ranks 769 out of 7,765Before him are Mungo Park (1771), Edmund Cartwright (1743), Tim Roth (1961), John Ambrose Fleming (1849), Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby (1861), and Kenny Dalglish (1951). After him are Bryan Ferry (1945), James Gregory (1638), E. M. Forster (1879), Charles Laughton (1899), William Lassell (1799), and Henry Fielding (1707).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In United Kingdom

Among religious figures born in United Kingdom, Charles Spurgeon ranks 15Before him are Thomas Wolsey (1473), William Tyndale (1494), John Harvard (1607), Pope Adrian IV (1100), John Henry Newman (1801), and Willibrord (658). After him are Frederick Fleet (1887), Saint Malachy (1094), Reginald Pole (1500), Edith Cavell (1865), Mary Ann Nichols (1845), and Saint David (512).