Donald Adamson

1939 - Today

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Dr Donald Adamson (born 30 March 1939), is a British literary scholar, author and historian.Books which he has written include Blaise Pascal: Mathematician, Physicist, and Thinker about God and The Curriers' Company: A Modern History. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Donald Adamson has received more than 39,902 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Donald Adamson is the 3,797th most popular writer (down from 3,014th in 2019), the 2,811th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,210th in 2019) and the 342nd most popular British Writer.

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Among writers, Donald Adamson ranks 3,797 out of 5,794Before him are Pepetela, Alexander Serafimovich, Rafik Schami, Vittorio Messori, Eric Roth, and Bibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay. After him are Farag Foda, James Krüss, Irving Wallace, Peter Carey, Justinas Marcinkevičius, and Arkady Averchenko.

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Among people born in 1939, Donald Adamson ranks 283Before him are Valery Ryumin, Adrienne Clarkson, Rustam Ibragimbekov, Dezső Novák, Dixie Carter, and Adam Osborne. After him are Jean-Pierre Chevènement, James Dunn, Melinda Dillon, Joe Clark, Louise Lasser, and Ian Hunter.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Donald Adamson ranks 2,811 out of 6,924Before him are Phil Campbell (1961), George Graham (1673), N. E. Brown (1849), Thomas Gage (1719), Shane MacGowan (1957), and Sam Claflin (1986). After him are Anne Hutchinson (1591), Harry Styles (1994), William Lawes (1602), Siân Phillips (1933), James Dunn (1939), and John Barnard (1946).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Donald Adamson ranks 342Before him are Dodie Smith (1896), Graham Swift (1949), Martin Amis (1949), Grace Aguilar (1816), Anthony Horowitz (1955), and George Chapman (1559). After him are Elizabeth Goudge (1900), John Lyly (1554), Robert Herrick (1591), Mary Stewart (1916), Milo Yiannopoulos (1984), and Edward William Lane (1801).