Margaret Murray

1863 - 1963

Margaret Murray

Margaret Alice Murray (13 July 1863 – 13 November 1963) was an Anglo-Indian Egyptologist, archaeologist, anthropologist, historian, and folklorist. The first woman to be appointed as a lecturer in archaeology in the United Kingdom, she worked at University College London (UCL) from 1898 to 1935. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Margaret Murray has received more than 312,430 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 49th most popular archaeologist.

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Among archaeologists, Margaret Murray ranks 49 out of 86Before her are William F. Albright, Colin Renfrew, Spyridon Marinatos, Johann Andreas Wagner, George Smith, and Heinrich Karl Brugsch. After her are Victor Loret, Florentino Ameghino, Peter Wilhelm Lund, Giuseppe Tucci, Halet Çambel, and François Bordes.

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Among people born in 1863, Margaret Murray ranks 84Before her are Hans Aanrud, Periklis Pierrakos-Mavromichalis, Richard Dehmel, Ioannis Frangoudis, Jāzeps Vītols, and Black Elk. After her are Axel Thue, Rūdolfs Blaumanis, Charles Martin Hall, George Henry Peters, Anthony Hope, and Blanche Bingley. Among people deceased in 1963, Margaret Murray ranks 92Before her are Julius Edgar Lilienfeld, Erik Lundqvist, Patsy Cline, Erich Ollenhauer, Richard Kohn, and Adolphe Menjou. After her are Learco Guerra, Edwin Linkomies, Pierre Blanchar, Robert Kerr, Benny Moré, and Dick Powell.

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In India

Among people born in India, Margaret Murray ranks 311 out of 848Before her are Girish Karnad (1938), Richard O'Connor (1889), Lahiri Mahasaya (1828), Udham Singh (1899), Anish Kapoor (1954), and Chandra Shekhar (1927). After her are Kumārila Bhaṭṭa (700), Rakesh Sharma (1949), M. N. Roy (1887), Bhavabhuti (null), Alamgir II (1699), and Bahubali (null).


Among archaeologists born in India, Margaret Murray ranks 1

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