John Galsworthy

1867 - 1933

John Galsworthy

John Galsworthy (; 14 August 1867 – 31 January 1933) was an English novelist and playwright. Notable works include The Forsyte Saga (1906–1921) and its sequels, A Modern Comedy and End of the Chapter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Galsworthy has received more than 573,959 page views. His biography is available in 76 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 400th most popular writer.

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  • 76

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.33

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  • 4.58

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Among writers, John Galsworthy ranks 397 out of 4,883Before him are Pierre Beaumarchais, Ennius, Joseph Roth, Friedrich Dürrenmatt, William S. Burroughs, and Vladimir Vysotsky. After him are Frans Eemil Sillanpää, Paul Auster, Jorge Amado, George R. R. Martin, Jo Nesbø, and Mika Waltari.

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Among people born in 1867, John Galsworthy ranks 7Before him are Marie Curie, Frank Lloyd Wright, Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim, Józef Piłsudski, Luigi Pirandello, and Arturo Toscanini. After him are Emil Nolde, Natsume Sōseki, Käthe Kollwitz, Mary of Teck, Margaret Brown, and Emily Greene Balch. Among people deceased in 1933, John Galsworthy ranks 6Before him are Clara Zetkin, Li Ching-Yuen, Adolf Loos, Calvin Coolidge, and Constantine P. Cavafy. After him are 13th Dalai Lama, Faisal I of Iraq, Sándor Ferenczi, Nikolai Yudenich, Wilhelm Cuno, and Annie Besant.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Galsworthy ranks 289 out of 5,347Before him are Frederick Sanger (1918), John Boyd Dunlop (1840), John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough (1650), John Hurt (1940), Joseph Merrick (1862), and Jane Birkin (1946). After him are Jackie Stewart (1939), Clement Attlee (1883), Thomas Andrews (1873), Alexander Pope (1688), Benny Hill (1924), and David Suchet (1946).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, John Galsworthy ranks 39Before him are Robert Burns (1759), Anna Wintour (1949), Anne Brontë (1820), Christopher Marlowe (1564), G. K. Chesterton (1874), and Harold Pinter (1930). After him are Alexander Pope (1688), J. M. Barrie (1860), Ken Follett (1949), Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828), William Wordsworth (1770), and Enid Blyton (1897).