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A list of the articles chosen to be "Wikipedia:Today's featured article" in the last six months or so, to help those wanting to know whether there's been a recent article on a particular topic when considering nominating something at the requests page. It also provides details of page views, which may be helpful for determining correlations between reader views and subject areas.

The first item in the "FA category" column reflects the article's location at Wikipedia:Featured articles; the following elements are unofficial attempts to help be more specific (within reason).

The country reflects (in most cases) the current political entity without subdividing by state etc.

The "how chosen" column shows whether the article was nominated at the requests page or chosen by the TFA coordinators (Bencherlite for TFAs up to December 2014; Brianboulton, Crisco 1492 and Dank up to November 2016; Crisco 1492, Dank, Jimfbleak and Mike Christie from December through March 2017; Dank, Jimfbleak and Mike Christie from April to October 2017; and currently Dank, Jimfbleak, Ealdgyth and Wehwalt . Archived nominations can be found at Category:Wikipedia Today's featured article nominations; the archive is complete from April 2014 to date, and is mostly complete from November 2012 onwards.

Up until 30 September 2015, page view statistics are based on Henrik's page view tool at http://stats.grok.se/. Please note that at some point since December 2013 this tool began compiling days using a 23:00 to 22:59 (UTC) time range to match the range that wikiviewstats uses rather than the 00:00 to 23:59 (UTC) time range that it had previously used. Also, note that these statistics ignore mobile viewers. Only page views on the day the article was featured are counted, and not the following three days during which it appears below the featured article. If page view figures are missing for a particular day, it is because they have not been analysed by the page view tool (usually due to omissions in the source data). See Wikipedia:Today's featured article/Most viewed for a selected list of articles that have attracted over 100,000 page views on the day on which they were featured. Such articles are indicated on this list in bold text. Starting from 1 October 2015, page view statistics are based on MusikAnimal's tool at toollabs:pageviews, which uses a Wikimedia API.

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Date Name FA category Country Promoted TFA wait Page views How chosen
edit 2018
1 December 2018
The Cloisters Art, architecture, and archaeology 19 September 2018 73 days 38,042
2 December 2018 Marasmius rotula Fungi 23 July 2012 6 years, 132 days 28,462
3 December 2018 Wihtred of Kent Royalty and nobility biographies 23 October 2007 11 years, 41 days 36,488
4 December 2018 Kalākaua coinage Numismatics 2 June 2017 1 year, 185 days 33,327
5 December 2018 RSPB Minsmere Geography and places 17 December 2017 353 days 26,012
6 December 2018 Jean Baptiste Point du Sable History biographies 17 March 2018 264 days 60,669
7 December 2018 Other Worlds, Universe Science Fiction, and Science Stories Literature and theatre 10 March 2017 1 year, 272 days 48,809
8 December 2018 Japanese battleship Nagato Warfare matériel 12 March 2014 4 years, 271 days 52,578
9 December 2018 Brachiosaurus Dinosaurs 29 October 2018 41 days 41,707
10 December 2018 Enrico Fermi Physics and astronomy biographies 8 October 2013 5 years, 63 days 64,102
11 December 2018 Benjamin Tillman Politics and government biographies 6 March 2015 3 years, 280 days 65,675
12 December 2018 Laurence Olivier Literature and theatre biographies 14 February 2015 3 years, 301 days 82,616
13 December 2018 Pah Wongso Pendekar Boediman Films 27 November 2014 4 years, 16 days 31,748
14 December 2018 SY Aurora's drift History 11 April 2009 9 years, 247 days 60,941
15 December 2018 Nothomyrmecia Invertebrates 11 June 2016 2 years, 187 days 44,364
16 December 2018 Interstate 470 (Ohio–West Virginia) Transport 22 February 2014 4 years, 297 days 25,772
17 December 2018 Cuban macaw Birds 30 June 2014 4 years, 170 days 39,527
18 December 2018 The Way I See It Music 7 November 2012 6 years, 41 days 26,105
19 December 2018 Cyclone Althea Meteorology 18 May 2017 1 year, 215 days 25,027
20 December 2018 Devon County War Memorial Warfare 31 December 2016 1 year, 354 days 30,855
21 December 2018 Edmonds station (Washington) Transport 26 July 2018 148 days 27,721
22 December 2018 Alan Bush Music biographies 10 August 2017 1 year, 134 days 31,868
23 December 2018 Sonic Adventure Video gaming 21 April 2018 246 days 32,347
24 December 2018 Apollo 8 Engineering and technology 31 March 2005 13 years, 268 days 61,459
25 December 2018 A Christmas Carol Literature and theatre 26 September 2018 90 days 84,782
26 December 2018 Allied naval bombardments of Japan during World War II Wars, battles and events 6 May 2016 2 years, 234 days 80,890
27 December 2018 Carolwood Pacific Railroad Transport 3 April 2018 268 days 51,212
28 December 2018 Halo (Beyoncé song) Music 28 January 2012 6 years, 334 days 31,819
29 December 2018 Mensa (constellation) Physics and astronomy 13 November 2018 46 days 27,628
30 December 2018 First Tennessee Park Sport and recreation 19 November 2016 2 years, 41 days 26,164
31 December 2018 John Doubleday (restorer) Art, architecture, and archaeology biographies 8 November 2018 53 days 38,009
edit 2019
1 January 2019
Die Zeit, die Tag und Jahre macht, BWV 134a Music 8 November 2018 54 days 28,097
2 January 2019 Australian raven Birds 27 November 2014 4 years, 36 days 42,052
3 January 2019 2009 International Bowl Sport and recreation 27 July 2010 8 years, 160 days 31,436
4 January 2019 Brian Horrocks Warfare biographies 17 June 2008 10 years, 201 days 71,832
5 January 2019 Bradley Cooper Media biographies 30 November 2016 2 years, 36 days 103,806
6 January 2019 Weather Machine Art, architecture, and archaeology 30 November 2013 5 years, 37 days 43,029
7 January 2019 Quebec Agreement History 18 June 2018 203 days 44,521
8 January 2019 Ceratosaurus Dinosaurs 11 June 2018 211 days 40,800
9 January 2019 Walking Liberty half dollar Numismatics 6 December 2011 7 years, 34 days 38,211
10 January 2019 John/Eleanor Rykener History biographies 16 November 2018 55 days 103,580
11 January 2019 History of US science fiction and fantasy magazines to 1950 Literature and theatre 13 February 2017 1 year, 332 days 40,103
12 January 2019 Banksia oblongifolia Plants 12 May 2012 6 years, 245 days 26,699
13 January 2019 Parliament of 1327 Politics and government 7 October 2018 98 days 54,251
14 January 2019 Roxy Ann Peak Geography and places 22 December 2013 5 years, 23 days 30,287
15 January 2019 Wōdejebato Geography and places 8 November 2018 68 days 38,019
16 January 2019 Political career of John C. Breckinridge Politics and government biographies 26 May 2013 5 years, 235 days 47,087
17 January 2019 Talk That Talk (Rihanna song) Music 21 September 2013 5 years, 118 days 27,948
18 January 2019 Witches' Sabbath (The Great He-Goat) Art, architecture, and archaeology 11 July 2015 3 years, 191 days 67,299
19 January 2019 Thomasomys ucucha Mammals 20 August 2010 8 years, 152 days 36,985
20 January 2019 San Junipero Episodes of television 29 October 2018 83 days 49,552
21 January 2019 Reception history of Jane Austen Literature and theatre 3 December 2008 10 years, 49 days 49,679
22 January 2019 Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Video gaming 6 September 2008 10 years, 138 days 41,894
23 January 2019 Tottenham outrage History 29 December 2017 1 year, 25 days 73,997
24 January 2019 Operation Pamphlet Wars, battles and events 3 March 2017 1 year, 327 days 61,393
25 January 2019 ZETA (fusion reactor) History 20 January 2018 1 year, 5 days 41,959
26 January 2019 1956 Winter Olympics Sport and recreation 4 April 2010 8 years, 297 days 36,202
27 January 2019 Imperator torosus Fungi 20 August 2015 3 years, 160 days 32,114
28 January 2019 Paul Henderson Sport and recreation biographies 22 November 2013 5 years, 67 days 28,425
29 January 2019 Antlia Physics and astronomy 18 June 2016 2 years, 225 days 21,221
30 January 2019 Mascarene grey parakeet Birds 8 August 2015 3 years, 175 days 40,115
31 January 2019 Ambrose Rookwood History biographies 4 September 2010 8 years, 149 days 48,720
edit 2019
1 February 2019
Tropical Storm Marco (1990) Meteorology 16 February 2010 8 years, 350 days 22,545
2 February 2019 Coenwulf of Mercia Royalty and nobility biographies 21 February 2008 10 years, 346 days 39,070
3 February 2019 Felix Mendelssohn Music biographies 15 January 2018 1 year, 19 days 46,865
4 February 2019 Gwen Stefani Music biographies 10 June 2007 11 years, 239 days 94,621
5 February 2019 William Bostock Warfare biographies 10 February 2009 9 years, 360 days 33,791
6 February 2019 New York State Route 373 Transport 31 August 2008 10 years, 159 days 29,206
7 February 2019 Billy Joe Tolliver Sport and recreation biographies 22 February 2014 4 years, 350 days 31,635
8 February 2019 Khalid al-Mihdhar History biographies 19 October 2008 10 years, 112 days 66,559
9 February 2019 Radcliffe, Greater Manchester Geography and places 21 February 2009 9 years, 353 days 24,511
10 February 2019 Damageplan Music biographies 19 March 2008 10 years, 328 days 39,813
11 February 2019 Characters of Final Fantasy VIII Video gaming fictional characters 30 March 2007 11 years, 318 days 43,152
12 February 2019 Goldcrest Birds 27 December 2010 8 years, 47 days 29,428
13 February 2019 Hawaii Sesquicentennial half dollar Numismatics 18 July 2016 2 years, 210 days 29,544
14 February 2019 Chains of Love (TV series) Television shows 23 December 2017 1 year, 53 days 40,932
15 February 2019 No Way Out (2004) Sport and recreation 28 October 2008 10 years, 110 days 38,391
16 February 2019 Pseudoryzomys Mammals 16 December 2009 9 years, 62 days 23,328
17 February 2019 Apus Physics and astronomy 28 January 2017 2 years, 20 days 19,730
18 February 2019 Lock Haven, Pennsylvania Geography and places 2 January 2010 9 years, 47 days 24,523
19 February 2019 Wales national rugby union team Sport and recreation 18 November 2007 11 years, 93 days 26,731
20 February 2019 Hurricane Juan (1985) Meteorology 13 February 2016 3 years, 7 days 23,415
21 February 2019 SMS Kronprinz Warfare matériel 20 December 2010 8 years, 63 days 42,133
22 February 2019 M-28 (Michigan highway) Transport 14 August 2008 10 years, 192 days 23,604
23 February 2019 Istanbul Geography and places 16 October 2012 6 years, 130 days 45,162
24 February 2019 Plesiorycteropus Mammals 2 July 2010 8 years, 237 days 35,776
25 February 2019 Flood (Halo) Video gaming 23 July 2008 10 years, 217 days 51,501
26 February 2019 Waisale Serevi Sport and recreation biographies 28 April 2007 11 years, 304 days 23,382
27 February 2019 Battle of San Patricio Wars, battles and events 5 June 2015 3 years, 267 days 52,972
28 February 2019 Dark Angel (2000 TV series) Television shows 25 January 2017 2 years, 34 days 58,377
edit 2019
1 March 2019
Germanium Chemistry and mineralogy 4 October 2008 10 years, 148 days 39,067
2 March 2019 Battle of Auberoche Wars, battles and events 24 January 2019 37 days 45,499
3 March 2019 Liberty Head double eagle Numismatics 21 June 2014 4 years, 255 days 33,271
4 March 2019 John Adams Politics and government biographies 30 November 2018 94 days 60,559
5 March 2019 Resident Evil 5 Video gaming 16 April 2017 1 year, 323 days 33,779
6 March 2019 Al-Mu'tasim Royalty and nobility biographies 21 January 2019 44 days 31,059
7 March 2019 Maurice Ravel Music biographies 30 April 2015 3 years, 311 days 37,249
8 March 2019 Brie Larson Media biographies 21 December 2018 77 days 299,586
9 March 2019 AirTrain JFK Transport 20 January 2019 48 days 40,001
10 March 2019 Australasian gannet Birds 12 February 2019 26 days 21,494
11 March 2019 WAVES Warfare 20 January 2019 50 days 34,625
12 March 2019 Washington State Route 522 Transport 24 January 2019 47 days 24,592
13 March 2019 Apollo 15 postal covers incident Culture and society 20 January 2019 52 days 76,894
14 March 2019 Packers sweep Sport and recreation 30 November 2018 104 days 31,406
15 March 2019 Planar transmission line Engineering and technology 13 February 2019 30 days 35,133
16 March 2019 Tom Thomson Art, architecture, and archaeology biographies 11 December 2018 95 days 37,223
17 March 2019 Saint Fin Barre's Cathedral Art, architecture, and archaeology 26 November 2017 1 year, 111 days 30,561
18 March 2019 John C. Calhoun Politics and government biographies 13 March 2017 2 years, 5 days 51,169
19 March 2019 Seattle Sounders FC Sport and recreation 29 December 2009 9 years, 80 days 24,972
20 March 2019 1896 Cedar Keys hurricane Meteorology 10 March 2017 2 years, 10 days 35,459
21 March 2019 Fôrça Bruta Music 31 January 2019 49 days 23,798
22 March 2019 Xixiasaurus Dinosaurs 13 February 2019 37 days 30,886
23 March 2019 Emesa helmet Art, architecture, and archaeology 12 February 2019 39 days 53,930
24 March 2019 Hydnum repandum Fungi 12 March 2018 1 year, 12 days 24,688
25 March 2019 Project E History 6 November 2018 139 days 50,087
26 March 2019 Diamonds Are Forever (novel) Literature and theatre 20 September 2015 3 years, 187 days 47,862
27 March 2019 SMS Schlesien Warfare matériel 20 January 2019 66 days 44,519
28 March 2019 William Matthews (priest) Religion, mysticism and mythology biographies 27 October 2018 152 days 33,669
29 March 2019 Referendum Party Politics and government 5 October 2017 1 year, 175 days 33,111
30 March 2019 Albert Pierrepoint Law biographies 27 October 2018 154 days 83,227
31 March 2019 Georgetown Car Barn Art, architecture, and archaeology 12 February 2019 47 days 29,175
edit 2019
1 April 2019
Siege of Aiguillon Wars, battles and events 12 February 2019 48 days 45,656
2 April 2019 Jørgen Jensen (soldier) Warfare biographies 18 June 2018 288 days 57,308
3 April 2019 Killdeer Birds 16 December 2018 108 days 39,884
4 April 2019 Roberto Luongo Sport and recreation biographies 16 March 2010 9 years, 19 days 35,561
5 April 2019 Live and Let Die (novel) Literature and theatre 12 April 2015 3 years, 358 days 48,305
6 April 2019 Rogožarski IK-3 Warfare matériel 31 December 2017 1 year, 96 days 50,200
7 April 2019 Sabre Wulf Video gaming 21 January 2017 2 years, 76 days 38,942
8 April 2019 Billy Martin Sport and recreation biographies 2 August 2018 249 days 62,099
9 April 2019 Planet Nine Physics and astronomy 28 February 2019 40 days 101,181
10 April 2019 Fall of Kampala Wars, battles and events 17 February 2019 52 days 65,163
11 April 2019 Satellite Science Fiction Literature and theatre 26 February 2019 44 days 35,993
12 April 2019 Allison Guyot Geography and places 25 February 2019 46 days 41,861
13 April 2019 Joe Hewitt (RAAF officer) Warfare biographies 13 September 2009 9 years, 212 days 29,757
14 April 2019 History of Tottenham Hotspur F.C. Sport and recreation 24 January 2019 80 days 31,227
15 April 2019 Cadaver Tomb of René of Chalon Art, architecture, and archaeology 12 February 2019 62 days 63,122
16 April 2019 French battleship Courbet (1911) Warfare matériel 24 January 2019 82 days 45,605
17 April 2019 Eliza Acton Literature and theatre biographies 14 March 2018 1 year, 34 days 27,420
18 April 2019 Sissinghurst Castle Garden Art, architecture, and archaeology 13 February 2019 64 days 42,569
19 April 2019 Irritator Dinosaurs 17 January 2019 92 days 44,398
20 April 2019 Ontario Highway 420 Transport 29 October 2016 2 years, 173 days 34,005
21 April 2019 Gothic boxwood miniature Art, architecture, and archaeology 21 December 2018 121 days 48,179
22 April 2019 Lynchburg Sesquicentennial half dollar Numismatics 27 December 2018 116 days 35,100
23 April 2019 Marjorie Cameron Culture and society biographies 30 August 2017 1 year, 236 days 61,030
24 April 2019 Æthelberht, King of Wessex Royalty and nobility biographies 10 January 2019 104 days 51,813
25 April 2019 Alodia History 22 December 2018 124 days 45,639
26 April 2019 Benty Grange helmet Art, architecture, and archaeology 28 December 2018 119 days 49,353
27 April 2019 Teresa Sampsonia Royalty and nobility biographies 3 January 2019 114 days 56,313
28 April 2019 Thomas Crisp Warfare biographies 21 April 2007 12 years, 7 days 46,854
29 April 2019 Jeremy Thorpe Politics and government biographies 1 August 2015 3 years, 271 days 45,936
30 April 2019 Pitta Birds 17 February 2019 72 days 27,340
edit 2019
1 May 2019
Green Park tube station Transport 6 November 2018 176 days 34,607
2 May 2019 Pyramid of Unas Art, architecture, and archaeology 13 January 2019 109 days 59,851
3 May 2019 Scientific Detective Monthly Literature and theatre 21 June 2015 3 years, 316 days 32,819
4 May 2019 Tropical Storm Nicole (2010) Meteorology 21 July 2011 7 years, 287 days 23,553
5 May 2019 SMS Grosser Kurfürst (1913) Warfare matériel 10 September 2011 7 years, 237 days 41,302
6 May 2019 Bobby Gibbes Warfare biographies 25 September 2013 5 years, 223 days 50,091
7 May 2019 Harta Berdarah Films 9 July 2014 4 years, 302 days 32,975
8 May 2019 Myst III: Exile Video gaming 28 June 2008 10 years, 314 days 34,001
9 May 2019 Maine Centennial half dollar Numismatics 27 March 2017 2 years, 43 days 39,762
10 May 2019 Faces (Star Trek: Voyager) Episodes of television 6 May 2017 2 years, 4 days 30,029
11 May 2019 Paranthodon Dinosaurs 13 January 2017 2 years, 118 days 34,072
12 May 2019 Jules Massenet Music biographies 23 August 2014 4 years, 262 days 28,641
13 May 2019 Interstate 94 in Michigan Transport 28 January 2017 2 years, 105 days 35,933
14 May 2019 Faryl Smith Music biographies 13 January 2012 7 years, 121 days 68,103
15 May 2019 Tropical Depression Nineteen-E (2018) Meteorology 12 April 2019 33 days 26,644
16 May 2019 William H. Seward Politics and government biographies 8 October 2014 4 years, 220 days 53,191
17 May 2019 Edward II of England Royalty and nobility biographies 31 March 2015 4 years, 47 days 59,613
18 May 2019 Ludwigsburg Palace Art, architecture, and archaeology 26 December 2018 143 days 46,858
19 May 2019 2010 United States Senate Democratic primary election in Pennsylvania Politics and government 20 September 2011 7 years, 241 days 39,819
20 May 2019 Homer Davenport Art, architecture, and archaeology biographies 19 November 2013 5 years, 182 days 48,993
21 May 2019 Title TK Music 10 September 2016 2 years, 253 days 22,956
22 May 2019 Cortinarius violaceus Fungi 15 September 2016 2 years, 249 days 35,430
23 May 2019 Donner Party History 4 April 2010 9 years, 49 days 104,824
24 May 2019 Ashton-under-Lyne Geography and places 9 August 2009 9 years, 288 days 28,563
25 May 2019 Crawford expedition Wars, battles and events 23 November 2006 12 years, 183 days 44,899
26 May 2019 History of Aston Villa F.C. (1961–present) Sport and recreation 24 February 2008 11 years, 91 days 33,370
27 May 2019 Arthur Mold Sport and recreation biographies 29 June 2012 6 years, 332 days 33,814
28 May 2019 Black stork Birds 20 August 2017 1 year, 281 days 29,113
29 May 2019 State Route 74 (New York–Vermont) Transport 20 January 2009 10 years, 129 days 38,487
30 May 2019 Scarlett Johansson Media biographies 23 November 2017 1 year, 188 days 122,255
31 May 2019 Good Girl Gone Bad Music 9 January 2015 4 years, 142 days 38,125