Dorothy Garrod

1892 - 1968

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Dorothy Annie Elizabeth Garrod, CBE, FBA (5 May 1892 – 18 December 1968) was an English archaeologist who specialised in the Palaeolithic period. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dorothy Garrod has received more than 92,951 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Dorothy Garrod is the 80th most popular archaeologist (down from 65th in 2019), the 3,225th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,784th in 2019) and the 16th most popular British Archaeologist.

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Among archaeologists, Dorothy Garrod ranks 80 out of 104Before her are E. A. Wallis Budge, John O. Westwood, Sylvanus Morley, Sven Nilsson, Tatiana Proskouriakoff, and Ekrem Akurgal. After her are Anne Stine Ingstad, Dragutin Gorjanović-Kramberger, Robert T. Bakker, Carl Blegen, Henri Frankfort, and José Leite de Vasconcelos.

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Among people born in 1892, Dorothy Garrod ranks 187Before her are Al St. John, Ronald Rawson, Ferde Grofé, Pierre Frieden, Jaan Kikkas, and Archibald MacLeish. After her are Peggy Wood, Gaetano Belloni, Cuno Hoffmeister, Gerhard Rohlfs, Eddie Cantor, and Rex Ingram. Among people deceased in 1968, Dorothy Garrod ranks 155Before her are Harry Stenqvist, Enoch L. Johnson, Antonio Pesenti, Norman Brookes, Edna Ferber, and León Felipe. After her are Bruno Chizzo, Cuno Hoffmeister, Giuseppe Lepori, Nick Adams, Hertha Sponer, and Johann Horvath.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Dorothy Garrod ranks 3,225 out of 6,924Before her are Aneirin (525), Reg Parnell (1911), Arthur Aikin (1773), Timothy Garton Ash (1955), George Nares (1831), and John Mawe (1764). After her are Benedict Wong (1971), Gary Numan (1958), Dennis Nilsen (1945), Richard Hoggart (1918), Calvin Harris (1984), and Martin Parr (1952).

Among ARCHAEOLOGISTS In United Kingdom

Among archaeologists born in United Kingdom, Dorothy Garrod ranks 16Before her are Robert Broom (1866), George Smith (1840), Colin Renfrew (1937), Kathleen Kenyon (1906), E. A. Wallis Budge (1857), and John O. Westwood (1805). After her are John Marshall (1876), James Mellaart (1925), Arthur Surridge Hunt (1871), Ian Hodder (1948), Bernard Pyne Grenfell (1869), and John M. Allegro (1923).