D. H. Lawrence

1885 - 1930

D. H. Lawrence

David Herbert Lawrence (11 September 1885 – 2 March 1930) was an English writer and poet. His collected works represent, among other things, an extended reflection upon the dehumanising effects of modernity and industrialisation. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of D. H. Lawrence has received more than 2,805,527 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 512th most popular writer.

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Among writers, D. H. Lawrence ranks 509 out of 4,883Before him are Washington Irving, Andrzej Sapkowski, Anthony Burgess, Kazuo Ishiguro, Georg Trakl, and Gaston Leroux. After him are Luo Guanzhong, Anton Makarenko, George Eliot, Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa, Paul Lafargue, and René Guénon.

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Among people born in 1885, D. H. Lawrence ranks 19Before him are Vladimir Tatlin, André Maurois, Faisal I of Iraq, Ernst Busch, Ernst Bloch, and Chester W. Nimitz. After him are Mikhail Frunze, George de Hevesy, Hugo Sperrle, Karen Horney, Heinrich Brüning, and Yakov Sverdlov. Among people deceased in 1930, D. H. Lawrence ranks 12Before him are William Howard Taft, Fritz Pregl, Allvar Gullstrand, Joan Gamper, Miguel Primo de Rivera, and Christiaan Eijkman. After him are Horst Wessel, Alfred von Tirpitz, Cosima Wagner, Victoria of Baden, Arthur Balfour, and Ahmad Shah Qajar.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, D. H. Lawrence ranks 367 out of 5,347Before him are Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma (1900), Jeremy Irons (1948), Arthur, Prince of Wales (1486), William Kidd (1645), Anthony Burgess (1917), and Robert Edwards (1925). After him are George Eliot (1819), Timothy Dalton (1946), Tony Blair (1953), Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg (1887), Walter Raleigh (1554), and Robert Falcon Scott (1868).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, D. H. Lawrence ranks 49Before him are Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828), William Wordsworth (1770), Enid Blyton (1897), Daphne du Maurier (1907), Thomas Paine (1737), and Anthony Burgess (1917). After him are George Eliot (1819), Walter Raleigh (1554), Philip Larkin (1922), Samuel Butler (1835), John le Carré (1931), and Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849).