Roger Hargreaves

1935 - 1988

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Charles Roger Hargreaves (9 May 1935 – 11 September 1988) was an English author and illustrator of children's books, best remembered for the Mr. Men and Little Miss series, intended for young readers. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roger Hargreaves has received more than 288,836 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Roger Hargreaves is the 4,359th most popular writer (down from 3,892nd in 2019), the 3,327th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,924th in 2019) and the 395th most popular British Writer.

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Among writers, Roger Hargreaves ranks 4,359 out of 5,794. Before him are Raghunath Murmu, Beatriz Galindo, Carolina Coronado, Manuel Antônio de Almeida, Pieter Jelles Troelstra, and Ramón de Campoamor y Campoosorio. After him are Boualem Sansal, Nikolay Mikhaylovsky, Robert Lowell, Sarah Kane, Bhalchandra Nemade, and Carl Amery.

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Among people born in 1935, Roger Hargreaves ranks 299Before him are José María Gil-Robles, Mario Camus, Željko Matuš, Geraldine Ferraro, Luigi Radice, and Wolfgang Uhlmann. After him are David Todd Wilkinson, Mal Evans, Sherrill Milnes, Daniel Quinn, Paul A. Rothchild, and Moisés Solana. Among people deceased in 1988, Roger Hargreaves ranks 154Before him are Shōhei Ōoka, Eric A. Havelock, Teóphilo Bettencourt Pereira, Ray Barbuti, Anatoli Maslyonkin, and Thawan Thamrongnawasawat. After him are Lazarus Salii, Guillermo Haro, Jaú, Louis Versyp, Alfred Kelbassa, and Enzo Sacchi.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Roger Hargreaves ranks 3,327 out of 6,924. Before him are Edward Irving (1792), Ian Stuart Donaldson (1957), Imogen Heap (1977), Richard Bright (1789), Thomas Andrew Knight (1759), and Ronnie Lane (1946). After him are Vivian Fuchs (1908), Acker Bilk (1929), Chris Farlowe (1940), Mark Hughes (1963), Annie Kenney (1879), and Brian Ferneyhough (1943).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Roger Hargreaves ranks 395Before him are Margery Allingham (1904), Bruno Heller (1960), Mary Elizabeth Braddon (1835), Norman Smith (1923), Jonathan Coe (1961), and Walter Savage Landor (1775). After him are Sarah Kane (1971), Beryl Markham (1902), Val McDermid (1955), Joanne Harris (1964), Edith Sitwell (1887), and W. S. Gilbert (1836).