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Ann Bancroft

1955 - Today

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Ann Bancroft (born September 29, 1955) is an American author, teacher, adventurer, and public speaker. She was the first woman to successfully finish a number of arduous expeditions to the Arctic and Antarctic. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ann Bancroft has received more than 289,674 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Ann Bancroft is the 404th most popular explorer (down from 367th in 2019), the 12,919th most popular biography from United States (down from 10,201st in 2019) and the 33rd most popular American Explorer.

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  • 15

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  • 2.08

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  • 3.10

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among EXPLORERS

Among explorers, Ann Bancroft ranks 404 out of 405Before her are James Wordie, John Oxley, John Forrest, Thomas Mitchell, Ellen MacArthur, and Marek Kamiński. After her are Laura Dekker and Tim Flannery.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1955, Ann Bancroft ranks 522Before her are Barbara Kingsolver, Catherine Asaro, Ken Salazar, Mike Parson, Prakash Padukone, and David J. Tholen. After her are Jan Versleijen, Rob Portman, Ernie Grunfeld, Thomas David Jones, Sheldon Whitehouse, and Cynthia McKinney.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ann Bancroft ranks 12,919 out of 15,968Before her are Jim O'Rourke (1969), David J. Tholen (1955), Alison Mosshart (1978), Doug Ducey (1964), Harris Wofford (1926), and Marin Ireland (1979). After her are Jerry Moran (1954), Joshua Oppenheimer (1974), Leven Rambin (1990), Hallie Todd (1962), Fiona Dourif (1981), and David Mazouz (2001).

Among EXPLORERS In United States

Among explorers born in United States, Ann Bancroft ranks 33Before her are Benjamin Morrell (1795), Wiley Post (1898), Elisha Kent Kane (1820), Matthew Henson (1866), Adolphus Greely (1844), and Isaac Israel Hayes (1832).