Edwin Montagu

1879 - 1924

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Edwin Samuel Montagu PC (6 February 1879 – 15 November 1924) was a British Liberal politician who served as Secretary of State for India between 1917 and 1922. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edwin Montagu has received more than 149,310 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Edwin Montagu is the 17,042nd most popular politician (down from 15,575th in 2019), the 5,388th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,929th in 2019) and the 608th most popular British Politician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 150k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 42.04

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.02

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Edwin Montagu has had the most page views in the with 41,788 views, followed by French (1,659), and German (1,302). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Arabic (398.95%), Latin (122.50%), and Finnish (86.28%)


Among politicians, Edwin Montagu ranks 17,042 out of 19,576Before him are Nick Griffin, Maciej Płażyński, Helen Tanger, Dietrich Stobbe, Herbert Kickl, and Moeketsi Majoro. After him are Arsen Fadzaev, Steny Hoyer, Gwendal Peizerat, Leopold Wohlrab, Howell Cobb, and Maria Kalesnikava.

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Among people born in 1879, Edwin Montagu ranks 249Before him are Frank Greer, Robert Daniel Carmichael, Benjamin Bradshaw, Sid Grauman, Magnús Guðmundsson, and Edward Hennig. After him are Frank Kugler, Lucy Burns, Edward Dillon, Björn Þórðarson, Terence MacSwiney, and Albert Ireton. Among people deceased in 1924, Edwin Montagu ranks 128Before him are Georg Selenius, Corrado Segre, Rafael López Gutiérrez, Isabella Stewart Gardner, Henry Cabot Lodge, and Conrad Magnusson. After him are Cecil Sharp, Louise Rayner, Sabine Baring-Gould, Samuel Gompers, and William Robert Ogilvie-Grant.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edwin Montagu ranks 5,388 out of 8,785Before him are Carmen Ejogo (1973), Malcolm Allison (1927), Nick Griffin (1959), George Hutson (1889), Charlie Buchan (1891), and Caryl Churchill (1938). After him are Steve Sumner (1955), Tom Watson (1859), Max Minghella (1985), Kenneth Williams (1926), John Bingham, 7th Earl of Lucan (1934), and Paul Mariner (1953).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Edwin Montagu ranks 608Before him are John Bercow (1963), Harry Pollitt (1890), Mark Drakeford (1954), John Graves Simcoe (1752), Henry Hyndman (1842), and Nick Griffin (1959). After him are Rhodri Morgan (1939), Tebbs Lloyd Johnson (1900), Alistair Darling (1953), Angela Burdett-Coutts, 1st Baroness Burdett-Coutts (1814), George Lansbury (1859), and William Fox (1812).