Anandi Gopal Joshi

1865 - 1887

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Anandibai Gopalrao Joshi (31 March 1865 – 26 February 1887) was the first Indian female doctor of western medicine. She was the first woman from the erstwhile Bombay presidency of India to study and graduate with a two-year degree in western medicine in the United States. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anandi Gopal Joshi has received more than 2,183,413 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Anandi Gopal Joshi is the 1,182nd most popular religious figure (up from 1,394th in 2019), the 211th most popular biography from India (up from 249th in 2019) and the 21st most popular Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Anandi Gopal Joshi ranks 1,182 out of 2,238Before her are Georg Ratzinger, Daniel the Stylite, Pier Giorgio Frassati, Anna Vyrubova, Moses ben Jacob Cordovero, and Benno. After her are Pierre de Castelnau, Michael Michai Kitbunchu, Filaret, Ram, Shenoute, and Procopius of Scythopolis.

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Among people born in 1865, Anandi Gopal Joshi ranks 56Before her are Albrecht, Duke of Württemberg, Sabino Arana, Rainis, Charles Bally, Duchess Amalie in Bavaria, and Abraham Isaac Kook. After her are Jovan Cvijić, Bronisława Dłuska, Princess Elisabeth of Saxe-Altenburg, Rafael Merry del Val, Princess Olga Paley, and Hannah Chaplin. Among people deceased in 1887, Anandi Gopal Joshi ranks 16Before her are Alfred Krupp, Juan, Count of Montizón, Jules Laforgue, Doc Holliday, Friedrich von Amerling, and Carolyne zu Sayn-Wittgenstein. After her are Hippolyte Bayard, Paul Féval, père, Jean-Baptiste Boussingault, Ditlev Gothard Monrad, Józef Ignacy Kraszewski, and William A. Wheeler.

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Among people born in India, Anandi Gopal Joshi ranks 211 out of 1,493Before her are Aamir Khan (1965), Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay (1876), Vandana Shiva (1952), Neelam Sanjiva Reddy (1913), C. Rajagopalachari (1878), and Shah Alam II (1728). After her are Ahilyabai Holkar (1725), Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak (1942), Raja Ravi Varma (1848), Harivansh Rai Bachchan (1907), Hyder Ali (1720), and Jayaprakash Narayan (1902).


Among religious figures born in India, Anandi Gopal Joshi ranks 21Before her are Jayadeva (1170), Sai Baba of Shirdi (1835), A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada (1896), Guru Arjan (1563), Mata Amritanandamayi (1953), and Śāntarakṣita (725). After her are George Alencherry (1945), Meher Baba (1894), Guru Angad (1504), Ahmed Raza Khan Barelvi (1856), Parshvanatha (-872), and Zakir Naik (1965).