Christopher Hill

1912 - 2003

Christopher Hill

John Edward Christopher Hill (6 February 1912 – 23 February 2003) was an English Marxist historian and academic, specialising in 17th-century English history. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christopher Hill has received more than 13,861 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 229th most popular historian.

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  • 46.55

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.45

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.96

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among historians, Christopher Hill ranks 229 out of 292Before him are Stephen E. Ambrose, Gustave Lanson, Richard Hoggart, Constantine Paparrigopoulos, A. J. P. Taylor, and Jan T. Gross. After him are Moritz Cantor, Mikhail Pogodin, Daniel J. Boorstin, Ehsan Yarshater, Frances Yates, and J. B. Bury.

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Among people born in 1912, Christopher Hill ranks 202Before him are Jean Vilar, Campanal I, Renato Rascel, Jehan Buhan, Maksim Tank, and Jadwiga Jędrzejowska. After him are Roberto Emílio da Cunha, Mario Genta, Jaroslav Bouček, Hércules de Miranda, Laurean Rugambwa, and Paul Janes. Among people deceased in 2003, Christopher Hill ranks 167Before him are Harold Scott MacDonald Coxeter, Robert Brown, Strom Thurmond, Fadwa Tuqan, Rachel de Queiroz, and Ignacio Velasco. After him are Jean Lucas, Kriangsak Chamanan, Berta Ambrož, Fidel Sánchez Hernández, Zdzisław Krzyszkowiak, and Roy Jenkins.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Christopher Hill ranks 2,689 out of 5,347Before him are Benedict Biscop (628), Philip Hammond (1955), William Whiston (1667), Cary Elwes (1962), Peter Bonetti (1941), and Cenwalh of Wessex (601). After him are Andrew Latimer (1949), Eric Frank Russell (1905), Brian Blessed (1936), Thomas Dekker (1572), Robert W. Paul (1869), and Edmund Gwenn (1877).

Among HISTORIANS In United Kingdom

Among historians born in United Kingdom, Christopher Hill ranks 26Before him are W. Montgomery Watt (1909), George Buchanan (1506), Gerald of Wales (1146), Anthony Blunt (1907), Richard Hoggart (1918), and A. J. P. Taylor (1906). After him are Agnes Arber (null), Timothy Garton Ash (1955), William Robertson (1721), John Keegan (1934), Hugh Trevor-Roper (1914), and William of Newburgh (1130).