Hugh Trevor-Roper

1914 - 2003

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Hugh Redwald Trevor-Roper, Baron Dacre of Glanton, (15 January 1914 – 26 January 2003) was an English historian. He was Regius Professor of Modern History at the University of Oxford. Trevor-Roper was a polemicist and essayist on a range of historical topics, but particularly England in the 16th and 17th centuries and Nazi Germany. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hugh Trevor-Roper has received more than 402,114 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Hugh Trevor-Roper is the 276th most popular historian (down from 249th in 2019), the 3,016th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,916th in 2019) and the 29th most popular British Historian.

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Among historians, Hugh Trevor-Roper ranks 276 out of 341Before him are Heinrich Gelzer, İlber Ortaylı, Joan Wallach Scott, George Cœdès, William Robertson, and Ehsan Yarshater. After him are Ronald Syme, Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., Frances Yates, Aleksey Shakhmatov, Constantine Paparrigopoulos, and Paul Kennedy.

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Among people born in 1914, Hugh Trevor-Roper ranks 225Before him are Shaken Aimanov, William Castle, Wendell Corey, Ehrenfried Patzel, Sándor Képíró, and Adolf Urban. After him are Josep Escolà, Johannes Virolainen, Yrjö Nikkanen, William Gibson, Jo Cals, and Élie Bayol. Among people deceased in 2003, Hugh Trevor-Roper ranks 187Before him are Flóra Kádár, Stellan Nilsson, Herbie Mann, Fadwa Tuqan, Berta Ambrož, and André Noyelle. After him are Rachel de Queiroz, Lev Kerbel, Timothy Treadwell, Fidel Sánchez Hernández, Tomáš Pospíchal, and Stu Hart.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Hugh Trevor-Roper ranks 3,016 out of 6,924Before him are George Coulouris (1903), Edmund Purdom (1926), David Lloyd (1950), Barry Flanagan (1941), Ælfgifu of Northampton (990), and Martin Lings (1909). After him are Maria Edgeworth (1768), Michael Rennie (1909), James B. Francis (1815), Olivia Williams (1968), Verney Lovett Cameron (1844), and Isaac Watts (1674).

Among HISTORIANS In United Kingdom

Among historians born in United Kingdom, Hugh Trevor-Roper ranks 29Before him are Gerald of Wales (1146), George Buchanan (1506), Christopher Hill (1912), A. J. P. Taylor (1906), John Keegan (1934), and William Robertson (1721). After him are Frances Yates (1899), Paul Kennedy (1945), Timothy Garton Ash (1955), Richard Hoggart (1918), Niall Ferguson (1964), and Martin Gilbert (1936).