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Patrick Gordon

1635 - 1699

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Patrick Leopold Gordon of Auchleuchries (31 March 1635 – 29 November 1699) was a general and rear admiral in Russia, of Scottish origin. He was descended from a family of Aberdeenshire, holders of the estate of Auchleuchries, near Ellon. The family was connected with the noble branch of Haddo. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Patrick Gordon has received more than 104,349 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Patrick Gordon is the 3,180th most popular writer, the 2,368th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 275th most popular British Writer.

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  • 51.11

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  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.18

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.13

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Patrick Gordon ranks 3,180 out of 5,755Before him are Fernand Crommelynck, Lucius Cornelius Sisenna, David Foster Wallace, Moderata Fonte, Sigurd Hoel, and Yury Vlasov. After him are James Guillaume, Alexander Sumarokov, Karl Philipp Moritz, Archpoet, Guan Daosheng, and Joss Whedon.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1635, Patrick Gordon ranks 16Before him are Eugene Maurice, Count of Soissons, Alexander Farnese, Prince of Parma, Philippe Quinault, Zanabazar, Isabella d'Este, Duchess of Parma, and Frans van Mieris the Elder. After him is Francis Willughby. Among people deceased in 1699, Patrick Gordon ranks 10Before him are Joseph Ferdinand of Bavaria, Maria Sophia of Neuburg, Mattia Preti, Hortense Mancini, Lucrezia Barberini, and Albert V, Duke of Saxe-Coburg. After him are François Le Fort, Simon Arnauld, Marquis de Pomponne, Mary Beale, and Sir William Temple, 1st Baronet.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Patrick Gordon ranks 2,368 out of 7,765Before him are Bridget Riley (1931), Sir William Congreve, 2nd Baronet (1772), Dennis W. Sciama (1926), Dion Fortune (1890), Agnes Baden-Powell (1858), and John Neville (1925). After him are James Guillaume (1844), Pauline Moran (1947), Alfred Edwards (1850), Tania Mallet (1941), Peg Entwistle (1908), and W. Ross Ashby (1903).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Patrick Gordon ranks 275Before him are John Evelyn (1620), Charles Kingsley (1819), Branwell Brontë (1817), Anthony Berkeley Cox (1893), Lytton Strachey (1880), and Ford Madox Ford (1873). After him are James Guillaume (1844), Walter Map (1140), Nevil Shute (1899), Rupert Brooke (1887), Sarah Fuller Flower Adams (1805), and Josephine Tey (1896).