Colin Groves

1942 - 2017

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Colin Peter Groves (24 June 1942 – 30 November 2017) was a British-Australian biologist and anthropologist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Colin Groves has received more than 83,733 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Colin Groves is the 99th most popular archaeologist (down from 80th in 2019), the 4,341st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,441st in 2019) and the 24th most popular British Archaeologist.

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Among archaeologists, Colin Groves ranks 99 out of 104Before him are Franz Weidenreich, Ian Hodder, Bernard Pyne Grenfell, John M. Allegro, Mortimer Wheeler, and Grafton Elliot Smith. After him are Nancy Dupree, Grahame Clark, Davidson Black, J. P. Mallory, and Leonardo López Luján.

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Among people born in 1942, Colin Groves ranks 488Before him are Charlie Rose, Bernd Kannenberg, Frankie Lymon, Asha Parekh, Al Matthews, and Lyle Campbell. After him are Robert Weinberg, Jürgen Kissner, Frew McMillan, Jo Vonlanthen, Terry Bisson, and Neil Kinnock. Among people deceased in 2017, Colin Groves ranks 436Before him are Bernie Casey, Ricardo Vidal, Alain Jessua, Jan Szczepański, Gilbert Stork, and Ronald Drever. After him are Curt Lowens, Luis Garisto, Anne Jeffreys, Spartaco Landini, Cy Young, and Clare Hollingworth.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Colin Groves ranks 4,341 out of 6,924Before him are Peter Warlock (1894), Dorothy Round (1909), Giles Gilbert Scott (1880), Eddie Jobson (1955), Bernard Bosanquet (1848), and Ronald Drever (1931). After him are Trent Alexander-Arnold (1998), Mark Catesby (1683), John Claudius Loudon (1783), James Allison (1968), Talulah Riley (1985), and Davey Boy Smith (1962).

Among ARCHAEOLOGISTS In United Kingdom

Among archaeologists born in United Kingdom, Colin Groves ranks 24Before him are James Mellaart (1925), Arthur Surridge Hunt (1871), Ian Hodder (1948), Bernard Pyne Grenfell (1869), John M. Allegro (1923), and Mortimer Wheeler (1890). After him are Grahame Clark (1907) and J. P. Mallory (1945).