Elizabeth Goudge

1900 - 1984

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Elizabeth de Beauchamp Goudge FRSL (24 April 1900 – 1 April 1984) was an English writer of fiction and children's books. She won the Carnegie Medal for British children's books in 1946 for The Little White Horse. Goudge was long a popular author in the UK and the US and regained attention decades later. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elizabeth Goudge has received more than 158,117 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Elizabeth Goudge is the 3,811th most popular writer (up from 3,840th in 2019), the 2,823rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,863rd in 2019) and the 343rd most popular British Writer.

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  • 17

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  • 2.45

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Among writers, Elizabeth Goudge ranks 3,811 out of 5,794Before her are Saul Alinsky, James Lipton, Simon Vestdijk, Hart Crane, Marie Corelli, and Susanna Tamaro. After her are John Norman, Cecil Day-Lewis, Richard Steele, Ramón Pérez de Ayala, John Lyly, and Léon Damas.

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Among people born in 1900, Elizabeth Goudge ranks 181Before her are Taylor Caldwell, Charley Paddock, Mikhail Isakovsky, Adlai Stevenson II, Karel Teige, and Pyotr Gavrilov. After her are Edward Stettinius Jr., Itzik Feffer, Hermann Kesten, Vasily Abaev, Ludovico Bidoglio, and Jørgen-Frantz Jacobsen. Among people deceased in 1984, Elizabeth Goudge ranks 139Before her are Viktor Chukarin, Marcel Moyse, Peter Walker, Red Garland, Ethel Merman, and Claude Chevalley. After her are Gino Bianco, Campanal I, Faiz Ahmad Faiz, Chester Himes, Roger Blin, and Bernard Lonergan.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Elizabeth Goudge ranks 2,823 out of 6,924Before her are John Barnard (1946), Phil Taylor (1954), Jack Cardiff (1914), Jason Flemyng (1966), James Brudenell, 7th Earl of Cardigan (1797), and Tony Martin (1957). After her are John Lyly (1554), John Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll (1845), Timothy Laurence (1955), Henry Raeburn (1756), Louis Tomlinson (1991), and Robert Herrick (1591).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Elizabeth Goudge ranks 343Before her are Graham Swift (1949), Martin Amis (1949), Grace Aguilar (1816), Anthony Horowitz (1955), George Chapman (1559), and Donald Adamson (1939). After her are John Lyly (1554), Robert Herrick (1591), Mary Stewart (1916), Milo Yiannopoulos (1984), Edward William Lane (1801), and Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844).