Ford Madox Ford

1873 - 1939

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Ford Madox Ford (né Joseph Leopold Ford Hermann Madox Hueffer ( HEF-ər); 17 December 1873 – 26 June 1939) was an English novelist, poet, critic and editor whose journals The English Review and The Transatlantic Review were instrumental in the development of early 20th-century English and American literature. Ford is now remembered for his novels The Good Soldier (1915), the Parade's End tetralogy (1924–1928) and The Fifth Queen trilogy (1906–1908). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ford Madox Ford has received more than 553,184 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Ford Madox Ford is the 2,726th most popular writer (up from 3,584th in 2019), the 2,065th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,620th in 2019) and the 241st most popular British Writer.

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Among writers, Ford Madox Ford ranks 2,726 out of 5,794Before him are William L. Shirer, Petar Preradović, May Ziade, Ibn Zaydún, Jon Fosse, and Maksym Rylsky. After him are Katherine Paterson, Robert M. Pirsig, Charles Pinot Duclos, Abdurauf Fitrat, Sven Nordqvist, and Miklós Radnóti.

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Among people born in 1873, Ford Madox Ford ranks 86Before him are Sidney Reilly, Carl Flesch, Charles Fox Parham, Miklós Bánffy, José Martínez Ruiz, and Gustaf John Ramstedt. After him are Joseph Paul-Boncour, Auguste Chevalier, John Flanagan, Marija Jurić Zagorka, Ramón Castillo, and Cesare Orsenigo. Among people deceased in 1939, Ford Madox Ford ranks 76Before him are Anna Coleman Ladd, Ottó Bláthy, Francisco León de la Barra, Charles Tournemire, Archduke Leo Karl of Austria, and Fyodor Raskolnikov. After him are August Enna, Maximilian Bircher-Benner, Patriarch Miron of Romania, Bruno Liljefors, Henri Jaspar, and Frank Watson Dyson.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ford Madox Ford ranks 2,065 out of 6,924Before him are Roy Salvadori (1922), Richard Addinsell (1904), J. Stuart Blackton (1875), George Robinson, 1st Marquess of Ripon (1827), Ian Khama (1953), and Joss Ackland (1928). After him are Robert Broom (1866), Damien Hirst (1965), Melita Norwood (1912), Frederick Abberline (1843), Norman Hunter (1943), and Ken Annakin (1914).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Ford Madox Ford ranks 241Before him are Rupert Brooke (1887), Jack Higgins (1929), Philip Kerr (1956), Christopher Robin Milne (1920), E. Nesbit (1858), and Thor Vilhjálmsson (1925). After him are William Robertson Smith (1846), Robert Chambers (1802), Sister Nivedita (1867), Charles Lamb (1775), Caroline Graham (1931), and Sarah Fuller Flower Adams (1805).