Ken Robinson

1950 - 2020

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Sir Ken Robinson (4 March 1950 – 21 August 2020) was a British author, speaker and international advisor on education in the arts to government, non-profits, education and arts bodies. He was director of the Arts in Schools Project (1985–89) and Professor of Arts Education at the University of Warwick (1989–2001), and Professor Emeritus after leaving the university. In 2003 he was knighted for services to the arts.Originally from a working class Liverpool family, around September 2001 Robinson moved to Los Angeles with his wife and children to serve as Senior Advisor to the President of the J. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ken Robinson has received more than 28,676 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Ken Robinson is the 2,964th most popular writer (down from 2,839th in 2019), the 2,217th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,085th in 2019) and the 259th most popular British Writer.

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Among writers, Ken Robinson ranks 2,964 out of 5,794Before him are Dámaso Alonso, Tristan Bernard, Ubayd Zakani, John Stott, Justus Jonas, and William of Jumièges. After him are Branislaw Tarashkyevich, James Herbert Brennan, Rose Ausländer, Mikhail Prishvin, Begum Rokeya, and Yang Jiang.

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Among people born in 1950, Ken Robinson ranks 175Before him are Philippe Barbarin, Mirko Cvetković, Angry Grandpa, Joe Johnston, Angelo Branduardi, and Natsagiin Bagabandi. After him are Elya Baskin, Eric Maskin, Alan Tam, Joyce Banda, Haris Alexiou, and Tommy Aldridge. Among people deceased in 2020, Ken Robinson ranks 306Before him are Gudrun Pausewang, John Turner, Mike Resnick, Irm Hermann, Hugh Keays-Byrne, and Manuel Serifo Nhamadjo. After him are Adrianus Johannes Simonis, Jahn Teigen, Michael Robinson, Tom Belsø, Zhaksylyk Ushkempirov, and Fernando Solanas.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ken Robinson ranks 2,217 out of 6,924Before him are Richard Baxter (1615), Jimmy Greaves (1940), Mark Williams (1959), John Robison (1739), John Stott (1921), and Thandie Newton (1972). After him are James Herbert Brennan (1940), John Sulston (1942), Philippa Foot (1920), Lulu (1948), Tim Hunt (1943), and William Buckland (1784).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Ken Robinson ranks 259Before him are William Hope Hodgson (1877), Michael Bond (1926), Charles Kingsley (1819), John Osborne (1929), Richard Baxter (1615), and John Stott (1921). After him are James Herbert Brennan (1940), Andrew Lang (1844), John Evelyn (1620), Francis Beaumont (1584), Richard Hammond (1969), and Walter Map (1140).

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