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John Julius Norwich

1929 - 2018

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John Julius Cooper, 2nd Viscount Norwich, (15 September 1929 – 1 June 2018), known as John Julius Norwich, was an English popular historian, travel writer, and television personality. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Julius Norwich has received more than 626,368 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). John Julius Norwich is the 14,046th most popular politician (down from 12,689th in 2019), the 3,576th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,499th in 2019) and the 484th most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, John Julius Norwich ranks 14,046 out of 15,577Before him are Alexandros Papanastasiou, Uwe Barschel, Vyacheslav Volodin, André Labatut, Bodil Katharine Biørn, and Wehha of East Anglia. After him are Zenonis, Corneliu Mănescu, Raşit Meredow, Gianfranco Terenzi, Shu-turul, and Pen Sovan.

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Among people born in 1929, John Julius Norwich ranks 354Before him are Beverly Sills, Len Deighton, Nathalia Timberg, Michael D. Coe, Ignacio Velasco, and Ulu Grosbard. After him are Richard Dysart, Arthur Barnard, Betty Carter, Julio Ramón Ribeyro, Rafael Chimishkyan, and Igor Novikov. Among people deceased in 2018, John Julius Norwich ranks 304Before him are Ehsan Yarshater, Shuhrat Abbosov, Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi, Ferenc Kósa, Dariush Shayegan, and Chuck McCann. After him are Hugh Masekela, Pik Botha, Zvonko Bego, Arthur Barnard, Barys Kit, and Idrissa Ouédraogo.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Julius Norwich ranks 3,576 out of 7,765Before him are Alan Bullock (1914), Catherine McCormack (1972), Maud Gonne (1866), Charles Bennett (1870), George Nares (1831), and Rowan Williams (1950). After him are Norman Hunter (1943), Lucy Hawking (1969), Linda Martin (1952), Charles Howard Hinton (1853), Ray Kennedy (1951), and Ben Miller (1966).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, John Julius Norwich ranks 484Before him are William Camden (1551), Michael Portillo (1953), Princess Marie Louise of Schleswig-Holstein (1872), Roy Jenkins (1920), Sir William Temple, 1st Baronet (1628), and Alan Bullock (1914). After him are Malcolm MacDonald (1901), John Lyons (1932), Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne (1845), Charles Canning, 1st Earl Canning (1812), Nicola Sturgeon (1970), and John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll (1680).