John Everett Millais

1829 - 1896

John Everett Millais

Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Baronet, (UK: MIL-ay, US: mil-AY; 8 June 1829 – 13 August 1896) was an English painter and illustrator who was one of the founders of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. He was a child prodigy who, aged eleven, became the youngest student to enter the Royal Academy Schools. The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood was founded at his family home in London, at 83 Gower Street (now number 7). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Everett Millais has received more than 938,082 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 163rd most popular painter.

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Among painters, John Everett Millais ranks 163 out of 1,258Before him are Ambrogio Lorenzetti, Eugène Boudin, Man Ray, Frédéric Bazille, Jacob Jordaens, and Fernando Botero. After him are Maurice de Vlaminck, Gustave Caillebotte, Henry Fuseli, Édouard-Henri Avril, Jacob van Ruisdael, and Il Sodoma.

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Among people born in 1829, John Everett Millais ranks 6Before him are Geronimo, Levi Strauss, Oscar II of Sweden, August Kekulé, and Anton Rubinstein. After him are Chester A. Arthur, Asaph Hall, Auguste Beernaert, Alfred Brehm, Theodor Billroth, and William Booth. Among people deceased in 1896, John Everett Millais ranks 10Before him are Clara Schumann, William Morris, Archduke Karl Ludwig of Austria, August Kekulé, Otto Lilienthal, and Hippolyte Fizeau. After him are Harriet Beecher Stowe, Naser al-Din Shah Qajar, José Rizal, John Langdon Down, H. H. Holmes, and Edmond de Goncourt.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, John Everett Millais ranks 341 out of 5,347Before him are William Petty (1623), Fred Hoyle (1915), Ronald Coase (1910), Syd Barrett (1946), David II of Scotland (1324), and Angela Lansbury (1925). After him are George Michael (1963), John Knox (1514), Frederick Soddy (1877), Ælla of Northumbria (800), William Wordsworth (1770), and William Ewart Gladstone (1809).

Among PAINTERS In United Kingdom

Among painters born in United Kingdom, John Everett Millais ranks 4Before him are J. M. W. Turner (1775), John Constable (1776), and William Hogarth (1697). After him are Joshua Reynolds (1723), Thomas Gainsborough (1727), William Holman Hunt (1827), Richard Hamilton (1922), Leonora Carrington (1917), Joseph Wright of Derby (1734), John Tenniel (1820), and Frederic Leighton (1830).