1839 - 1908

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Ouida (; 1 January 1839 – 25 January 1908) was the pseudonym of the English novelist Maria Louise Ramé (although she preferred to be known as Marie Louise de la Ramée). During her career, Ouida wrote more than 40 novels, as well as short stories, children's books and essays. Moderately successful, she lived a life of luxury, entertaining many of the literary figures of the day. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ouida has received more than 189,233 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Ouida is the 3,321st most popular writer, the 2,479th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 296th most popular British Writer.

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Among writers, Ouida ranks 3,321 out of 5,794Before her are Maria Deraismes, Pavel Bazhov, Gabrielle Roy, Aleksey Pisemsky, Jiří Wolker, and Rube Goldberg. After her are Bernardo Atxaga, Eric Ambler, Johannes Ewald, Itō Noe, Grigore Vieru, and Lajos Bíró.

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Among people born in 1839, Ouida ranks 51Before her are Harry Seeley, Pavlo Chubynsky, Abdyl Frashëri, Luigi Capuana, Antonio Starabba, Marchese di Rudinì, and Nelson A. Miles. After her are Eduard Nápravník, Friedrich Gernsheim, Philippe Édouard Léon Van Tieghem, Julius Friedrich Cohnheim, Bernardino Caballero, and Ludwig Anzengruber. Among people deceased in 1908, Ouida ranks 56Before her are Mustafa Kamil Pasha, Walery Antoni Wróblewski, Jacob W. Davis, Holger Drachmann, Princess Antoinette of Saxe-Altenburg, and Antonio Starabba, Marchese di Rudinì. After her are William Edward Ayrton, Charles Barbier de Meynard, Gustav Karl Wilhelm Hermann Karsten, Heinrich Hübschmann, Rūdolfs Blaumanis, and Lester Allan Pelton.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ouida ranks 2,479 out of 6,924Before her are W. J. Coffee (1774), Mick Fleetwood (1947), George Anson, 1st Baron Anson (1697), Mary McAleese (1951), Blaze Bayley (1963), and John Soane (1753). After her are Nicholas Hilliard (1547), Rosie Huntington-Whiteley (1987), Eric Ambler (1909), Caroline Munro (1949), Fred West (1941), and Raphael Holinshed (1529).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Ouida ranks 296Before her are Gertrude Jekyll (1843), Nancy Mitford (1904), Mary Norton (1903), William Langland (1332), David Crystal (1941), and John Henry Mackay (1864). After her are Eric Ambler (1909), Raphael Holinshed (1529), Anthony Hope (1863), Robert Kerr (1755), Jackie Collins (1937), and Robert Hugh Benson (1871).