John Marston

1576 - 1634

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John Marston (baptised 7 October 1576 – 25 June 1634) was an English poet, playwright and satirist during the late Elizabethan and early Jacobean periods. His career as a writer lasted only a decade. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Marston has received more than 62,986 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). John Marston is the 4,809th most popular writer (down from 4,104th in 2019), the 3,905th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,219th in 2019) and the 456th most popular British Writer.

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Among writers, John Marston ranks 4,809 out of 5,794. Before him are Robert Menasse, Han Kang, György Bessenyei, José Hierro, Axel Merckx, and Duygu Asena. After him are Bess Meredyth, Hallgrímur Helgason, Nigella Lawson, John Gardner, Michael Bishop, and Atis Kronvalds.

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Among people born in 1576, John Marston ranks 9Before him are Roelant Savery, Countess Louise Juliana of Nassau, Archduchess Catherine Renata of Austria, Francisco Herrera the Elder, Gregorio Fernández, and Thomas Weelkes. After him is William Ames. Among people deceased in 1634, John Marston ranks 11Before him are Urbain Grandier, John Albert Vasa, Edward Coke, António de Andrade, Frederick Ulrich, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, and George Chapman.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Marston ranks 3,905 out of 6,924. Before him are Daniel Sturridge (1989), Beth Gibbons (1965), Karen Gillan (1987), John Bercow (1963), Steve Hogarth (1956), and William Thomas Blanford (1832). After him are Nevile Henderson (1882), John Prescott (1938), Nigella Lawson (1960), Arthur Smith Woodward (1864), John Gardner (1926), and David Douglas (1799).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, John Marston ranks 456Before him are Antonia Fraser (1932), Piers Anthony (1934), Marmaduke Pickthall (1875), George Crabbe (1754), James Hogg (1770), and Helen Fielding (1958). After him are Nigella Lawson (1960), John Gardner (1926), Mary Sidney (1561), Alan Ayckbourn (1939), Jacqueline Wilson (1945), and Edward Rutherfurd (1948).