J. M. W. Turner Rank
About J. M. W. Turner
J. M. W. Turner was a renowned English landscape painter regarded as one of the most controversial and successful landscape painters of the nineteenth-century in Britain. He was also one of the most prominent figures of Romanticism. Some of his well known works include 1822's The Battle of Trafalgar, 1834's The Fountain of Indolence and 1845's Sunrise with Sea Monsters.
He was born to Mary Marshall and William Turner. He had a younger sister named Mary Ann who died at an early age. He never got married but did have a number of relationships, including a relationship with a widow named Sarah Danby, with whom he was suspected to have fathered children.
The exact date of his birth is unknown. Despite Turner himself claiming he was born on 23rd April, there has never been any evidence to verify the claim.
J. M. W. Turner Rank
J. M. W. Turner's Popularity
J. M. W. Turner was a famous English painter, who was born on April 23, 1775. As a person born on this date, J. M. W. Turner is listed in our database as the 22nd most popular celebrity for the day (April 23).
People born on April 23 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. J. M. W. Turner is the 627th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to J. M. W. Turner's birthday, J. M. W. Turner is the 632nd most famous English.
In general, J. M. W. Turner ranks as the 7409th most popular famous person, and the 32nd most popular painter of all time. “The Famous Birthdays” catalogs over 25,000 famous people, everyone, from actors to actresses to singers to tiktok stars, from serial killers to chefs to scientists to youtubers and more. If you're curious to see who was born on your birthday, you can use our database to find out who, what, where, when and why. You can search by birthday, birthplace, claim to fame or any other information by typing in the search box, or simply browse our site by selecting the month, the day, the horoscope, or any other clickable option.
Learn about famous persons' keys to fame, discover interesting trivia and find out where they rank on several types of charts. Use it as fun information for a birthday party or a game at another type of celebration. Start a scrapbook of everyone born on your birthday or give a gift of a scrapbook of everyone born on a loved one's birthday. Take a look at the currently trending celebrities, the most popular birthdays for a specific day or jump to a random or recently added celebrity's page if you're not looking for anything specific.