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Effie Gray

1828 - 1897

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Euphemia Chalmers Millais, Lady Millais (née Gray; 7 May 1828 – 23 December 1897) was a Scottish artists' model and the wife of Pre-Raphaelite painter John Everett Millais. She had previously been married to the art critic John Ruskin, but she left him with the marriage never having been consummated; it was subsequently annulled. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Effie Gray has received more than 2,045,642 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Effie Gray is the 1,357th most popular painter (down from 806th in 2019), the 2,795th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,652nd in 2019) and the 53rd most popular British Painter.

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Among painters, Effie Gray ranks 1,357 out of 1,421Before her are Pavel Chistyakov, Emmanuel Lubezki, Willi Baumeister, Elizabeth Jane Gardner, Józef Chełmoński, and Carl-Henning Pedersen. After her are Arthur Dove, Bohumil Kubišta, Sascha Schneider, Frank Frazetta, Nadir Afonso, and Carl Fredrik Hill.

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Among people born in 1828, Effie Gray ranks 47Before her are Franjo Rački, Viktor Rydberg, Maria Deraismes, Joseph Hellmesberger Sr., Mór Than, and Charles Floquet. After her are Heinrich von Ferstel, Joshua Chamberlain, Johannes Müller Argoviensis, René Goblet, Dragan Tsankov, and Boris Chicherin. Among people deceased in 1897, Effie Gray ranks 50Before her are Julius von Sachs, Alvan Graham Clark, Willem Roelofs, Rutherford Alcock, Édouard Deldevez, and Princess Agnes of Anhalt-Dessau. After her are Mutsu Munemitsu, William Henry Conley, Friedrich August Theodor Winnecke, Gotō Shōjirō, Aleko Konstantinov, and Charles Blondin.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Effie Gray ranks 2,795 out of 7,765Before her are Mary Renault (1905), Lambert Simnel (1477), Jimmy Bain (1947), Henry Maitland Wilson (1881), Richard O'Brien (1942), and Harry Styles (1994). After her are Nevile Henderson (1882), Gary Neville (1975), Charles Cameron (1746), Alicia Markova (1910), Isabella of Scotland, Duchess of Brittany (1426), and Ray Cooney (1932).

Among PAINTERS In United Kingdom

Among painters born in United Kingdom, Effie Gray ranks 53Before her are Marianne North (1830), Edward Robert Hughes (1851), Alan Lee (1947), Edwin Landseer (1802), George Dawe (1781), and Graham Sutherland (1903). After her are George Turner (1841), Mary Beale (1633), Nicholas Hilliard (1547), Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh (1864), Marie Spartali Stillman (1844), and John Hoppner (1758).