Richard Aldington

1892 - 1962

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Richard Aldington (8 July 1892 – 27 July 1962), born Edward Godfree Aldington, was an English writer and poet, and an early associate of the Imagist movement. He was married to the poet Hilda Doolittle (H. D.) from 1911 to 1938. His 50-year writing career covered poetry, novels, criticism and biography. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Aldington has received more than 188,235 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Richard Aldington is the 1,966th most popular writer (up from 2,156th in 2019), the 1,522nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,591st in 2019) and the 172nd most popular British Writer.

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Among writers, Richard Aldington ranks 1,966 out of 5,794Before him are José Carlos Mariátegui, Heinrich Glarean, Muhammad Sayyid Tantawy, Subramania Bharati, Edwin Abbott Abbott, and Hincmar. After him are Jakub Bart-Ćišinski, Vasily Aksyonov, Éric-Emmanuel Schmitt, Minamoto no Sanetomo, Al-Hariri of Basra, and Abbot Oliba.

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Among people born in 1892, Richard Aldington ranks 98Before him are Jack L. Warner, Mirsaid Sultan-Galiev, Helmuth Plessner, Konstantin Paustovsky, George Mountbatten, 2nd Marquess of Milford Haven, and Basil Rathbone. After him are Hermann Breith, John Alcock, Ivan Šubašić, Mahidol Adulyadej, James M. Cain, and Charles Vanel. Among people deceased in 1962, Richard Aldington ranks 63Before him are Frank Borzage, E. E. Cummings, Wilhelm Ackermann, Muhammad VIII al-Amin, Antoine Pevsner, and Leonardo De Lorenzo. After him are Albert Sarraut, Michel de Ghelderode, Milan Vidmar, Wilhelm Ohnesorge, Prince René of Bourbon-Parma, and Erik Scavenius.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Richard Aldington ranks 1,522 out of 6,924Before him are Thomas Babington Macaulay (1800), Martin Rees (1942), Roger Williamson (1948), Edwin Abbott Abbott (1838), Jack Hawkins (1910), and Peter Lawford (1923). After him are Matthew Boulton (1728), Andrew Bertie (1929), George Grenville (1712), Jason Isaacs (1963), Patrick Geddes (1854), and Charles Frederick Worth (1825).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Richard Aldington ranks 172Before him are Vera Brittain (1893), Peter Shaffer (1926), Clive Barker (1952), Anthony Trollope (1815), Malcolm Lowry (1909), and Edwin Abbott Abbott (1838). After him are Thomas Kyd (1558), Kingsley Amis (1922), Tom Sharpe (1928), Anne Perry (1938), Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806), and Matthew Arnold (1822).