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John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer

1924 - 1992

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Edward John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer, (24 January 1924 – 29 March 1992), styled Viscount Althorp until June 1975, was a British peer and nobleman. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer has received more than 3,060,148 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer is the 3,896th most popular politician (up from 4,510th in 2019), the 887th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 153rd most popular British Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer ranks 3,896 out of 15,710. Before him are Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury, Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, Horia Sima, Cleombrotus I, Prince Louis, Duke of Nemours, and Gulbuddin Hekmatyar. After him are Emperor Kenzō, Callias II, Natalia Alexeievna, Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq, Gazi Husrev-beg, and Margaret II, Countess of Flanders.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1924, John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer ranks 56Before him are Giovanni Sartori, Bulat Okudzhava, Eva Marie Saint, James Baldwin, Ephraim Kishon, and Ante Marković. After him are Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq, Raj Kapoor, Georges Prêtre, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Daniel arap Moi, and Girma Wolde-Giorgis. Among people deceased in 1992, John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer ranks 36Before him are Kaysone Phomvihane, Paolo Borsellino, Lella Lombardi, Sam Walton, Joan Fuster, and Günther Anders. After him are Peter D. Mitchell, Marsha P. Johnson, Denny Hulme, James Stirling, John Sturges, and José Ferrer.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer ranks 887 out of 6,924. Before him are Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany (1853), Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (1982), P. G. Wodehouse (1881), Allan Pinkerton (1819), Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury (1671), and Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872). After him are Archer Martin (1910), Peter D. Mitchell (1920), Robert Adam (1728), Peter Green (1946), Charles Lightoller (1874), and Isambard Kingdom Brunel (1806).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer ranks 153Before him are Rob Roy MacGregor (1671), Norman Angell (1872), Alexander II of Scotland (1198), H. H. Asquith (1852), Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany (1853), and Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury (1671). After him are Margaret of York (1446), Lady Mary Victoria Douglas-Hamilton (1850), Owen Tudor (1400), Francis Walsingham (1532), Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales (1594), and Malcolm IV of Scotland (1141).