John Burroughs

1837 - 1921

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John Burroughs (April 3, 1837 – March 29, 1921) was an American naturalist and nature essayist, active in the conservation movement in the United States. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Burroughs has received more than 299,180 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. John Burroughs is the 5,218th most popular writer, the 10,026th most popular biography from United States and the 762nd most popular American Writer.

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Among writers, John Burroughs ranks 5,218 out of 5,794Before him are William H. Gass, Jean Rouaud, Didier Van Cauwelaert, Thomas Heywood, Lyman Abbott, and Anna Todd. After him are Pia Tafdrup, Flora Nwapa, Catherine Cookson, Kevin Kelly, Crane Wilbur, and Ruth Graham.

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Among people born in 1837, John Burroughs ranks 93Before him are Theodor Rosetti, Pedro Varela, Atis Kronvalds, José Burgos, Nell Arthur, and Georg Bühler. After him is Joaquin Miller. Among people deceased in 1921, John Burroughs ranks 104Before him are William Friese-Greene, Mary Watson Whitney, Henry Hyndman, Justiniano Borgoño, Con Leahy, and Charles B. Cory. After him is Edward Douglass White.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Burroughs ranks 10,026 out of 15,968Before him are Anna Todd (1989), Ruben Fleischer (1974), Patty McCormack (1945), Barbara Barrie (1931), Paul George (1990), and Ken Wahl (1954). After him are Mac Wilkins (1950), Robert Ashley (1930), Ted Demme (1963), David Allan Coe (1939), Vivian Vance (1909), and Aaron Stanford (1976).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, John Burroughs ranks 762Before him are Christopher Moore (1957), George Saunders (1958), Lauren Weisberger (1977), William H. Gass (1924), Lyman Abbott (1835), and Anna Todd (1989). After him are Kevin Kelly (1952), Crane Wilbur (1886), Nathaniel Parker Willis (1806), Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings (1896), Tracy Hickman (1955), and Alexei Panshin (1940).