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George Farquhar

1677 - 1707

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George Farquhar (1677 – 29 April 1707) was an Irish dramatist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Farquhar has received more than 137,079 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). George Farquhar is the 5,763rd most popular writer (down from 5,101st in 2019), the 5,032nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,454th in 2019) and the 563rd most popular British Writer.

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  • 140k

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  • 40.45

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.33

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.12

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, George Farquhar ranks 5,763 out of 5,755Before her are Thomas Lodge, Jerry Pournelle, Ama Ata Aidoo, Sam Lake, Michelle Paver, and Robert Cormier. After her are Andrew Sarris, Sonja Åkesson, Compton Mackenzie, Pierdomenico Baccalario, Lidija Dimkovska, and Raif Badawi.

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Among people born in 1677, George Farquhar ranks 15Before her are Jan Santini Aichel, Otto Ferdinand von Abensperg und Traun, John Augustus, Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst, Johann Georg, Duke of Saxe-Weissenfels, Princess Sophia Hedwig of Denmark, and Magdalena Wilhelmine of Württemberg.  Among people deceased in 1707, George Farquhar ranks 21Before her are Zheng Keshuang, Petter Dass, Maria Clara Eimmart, Julie d'Aubigny, Muhammad Azam Shah, and Christian, Duke of Saxe-Eisenberg.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, George Farquhar ranks 5,032 out of 7,765Before her are Steve Hewitt (1971), Brian Kidd (1949), Andrew Morton (1959), Dennis Wise (1966), Claire Williams (1976), and Paul Eddington (1927). After her are Mrs Patrick Campbell (1865), Walter Rutherford (1857), Simon Kirke (1949), James McHenry (1753), Brian Murphy (1932), and John Speed (1551).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, George Farquhar ranks 563Before her are Lady Charlotte Guest (1812), Frances Wright (1795), Chris Claremont (1950), Jeff Noon (1957), Mary Lamb (1764), and Thomas Lodge (1558). After her are Compton Mackenzie (1883), Joyce Cary (1888), Paul Scott (1920), Dan Houser (1974), Michael Drayton (1563), and Mo Hayder (1962).