Winston Churchill

1871 - 1947

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Winston Churchill (November 10, 1871 – March 12, 1947) was an American best-selling novelist of the early 20th century. He is nowadays overshadowed, even as a writer, by the more famous British statesman of the same name, to whom he was not related. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Winston Churchill has received more than 49,991,923 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Winston Churchill is the 4,989th most popular writer, the 8,551st most popular biography from United States and the 671st most popular American Writer.

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Among writers, Winston Churchill ranks 4,989 out of 5,794Before him are Alyson Noël, Darren Shan, Miho Mosulishvili, Penelope Lively, Ernest Dowson, and Dorothy Richardson. After him are Sarah Waters, Su Tong, Jerry Pournelle, Tua Forsström, Angie Sage, and Ann Bannon.

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Among people born in 1871, Winston Churchill ranks 135Before him are Arthur Surridge Hunt, Efstathios Chorafas, Lars Jørgen Madsen, Wilfred Lucas, Jack Butler Yeats, and John Sloan. After him are Louis Perrée, Grafton Elliot Smith, Reginald Aldworth Daly, James Weldon Johnson, and Newton D. Baker. Among people deceased in 1947, Winston Churchill ranks 155Before him are Annie S. D. Maunder, Evripidis Bakirtzis, Julio Lores, Carrie Chapman Catt, Joseph Cook, and David Samanez Ocampo. After him are Charles Schlee, Wilfred Hudson Osgood, James Larkin, Olive Borden, and Walter Donaldson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Winston Churchill ranks 8,551 out of 15,968Before him are Ray Anthony (1922), Marguerite Clark (1883), Avery Dulles (1918), Kari Byron (1974), Ginni Rometty (1957), and Dominique Swain (1980). After him are John Lipsky (1947), Linda Lavin (1937), Shelly Manne (1920), Ellen Greene (1951), Gale Harold (1969), and Merle Travis (1917).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Winston Churchill ranks 671Before him are James E. Gunn (1923), Lloyd C. Douglas (1877), Thomas Ligotti (1953), James C. Collins (1958), M. Scott Peck (1936), and Alyson Noël (1965). After him are Jerry Pournelle (1933), Ann Bannon (1932), Brad Falchuk (1971), Gardner Dozois (1947), David Simon (1960), and Michael Swanwick (1950).