John Marshall

1876 - 1958

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Sir John Hubert Marshall (19 March 1876, Chester, England – 17 August 1958, Guildford, England) was the Director-General of the Archaeological Survey of India from 1902 to 1928. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Marshall has received more than 2,364,087 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). John Marshall is the 88th most popular archaeologist (down from 77th in 2019), the 3,460th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,122nd in 2019) and the 17th most popular British Archaeologist.

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Among archaeologists, John Marshall ranks 88 out of 104Before him are Dragutin Gorjanović-Kramberger, Robert T. Bakker, Carl Blegen, Henri Frankfort, José Leite de Vasconcelos, and Lewis Binford. After him are James Mellaart, Phillip V. Tobias, Michael D. Coe, Arthur Surridge Hunt, Franz Weidenreich, and Ian Hodder.

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Among people born in 1876, John Marshall ranks 144Before him are Thomas Madsen-Mygdal, Nellie Tayloe Ross, Gwen John, Carl Albert Andersen, Havergal Brian, and Paul Montel. After him are Georg Hilmar, G. M. Trevelyan, Sidney Robinson, Edith Abbott, Stan Rowley, and H. B. Warner. Among people deceased in 1958, John Marshall ranks 125Before him are Peter Whitehead, Cyril M. Kornbluth, Petr Bezruč, Bhagwan Das, Estelle Taylor, and Harry Cohn. After him are Alfredo Zibechi, Oreste Puliti, Georgy Ivanov, Henri Béraud, Nezihe Muhiddin, and Arvid Holmberg.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Marshall ranks 3,460 out of 6,924Before him are Burt Kwouk (1930), Gemma Arterton (1986), Alun Armstrong (1946), Catherine Bell (1968), Ray Lankester (1847), and Hayley Atwell (1982). After him are Nicholas Ridley (1500), William McGregor (1846), Benjamin Glazer (1887), Jamie Bell (1986), Tom Hooper (1972), and Jenny Agutter (1952).

Among ARCHAEOLOGISTS In United Kingdom

Among archaeologists born in United Kingdom, John Marshall ranks 17Before him are George Smith (1840), Colin Renfrew (1937), Kathleen Kenyon (1906), E. A. Wallis Budge (1857), John O. Westwood (1805), and Dorothy Garrod (1892). After him are James Mellaart (1925), Arthur Surridge Hunt (1871), Ian Hodder (1948), Bernard Pyne Grenfell (1869), John M. Allegro (1923), and Mortimer Wheeler (1890).