James May

1963 - Today

James May

James Daniel May (born 16 January 1963) is an English television presenter and journalist. He is best known as a co-presenter of the motoring programme Top Gear alongside Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond from 2003 until 2015. As of 2016, he is a director of the production company W. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James May has received more than 4,169,902 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 894th most popular writer.

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  • 4.2M

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  • 60.85

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.58

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, James May ranks 891 out of 4,883Before him are Sarojini Naidu, B. Traven, Roger Zelazny, H. L. Mencken, Jan Neruda, and Hind bint Utbah. After him are Aelius Donatus, Valerius Maximus, Ibn Hawqal, Ian McEwan, Irwin Shaw, and Emanuel Schikaneder.

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Among people born in 1963, James May ranks 19Before him are Mohammed VI of Morocco, James Hetfield, Eros Ramazzotti, Matti Nykänen, Rafael Correa, and Thomas Anders. After him are Alejandro González Iñárritu, Sergey Bubka, Peter Schmeichel, Lars Ulrich, Lisa Kudrow, and Donnie Yen.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, James May ranks 673 out of 5,347Before him are Brian Epstein (1934), Archibald Hill (1886), Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex (1964), Derek Barton (1918), Princess Lilian, Duchess of Halland (1915), and Charles Wheatstone (1802). After him are Ian McEwan (1948), Cyril Norman Hinshelwood (1897), Eric Burdon (1941), Brian Clough (1935), Catherine of Lancaster (1373), and Naomi Watts (1968).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, James May ranks 88Before him are H. Rider Haggard (1856), Percy Fawcett (1867), Diana Wynne Jones (1934), E. M. Forster (1879), Robert Graves (1895), and Rosamunde Pilcher (1924). After him are Ian McEwan (1948), Allen Carr (1934), Christopher Tolkien (1924), Thomas Malory (1405), Edmund Spenser (1552), and John Dryden (1631).