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August Bebel

1840 - 1913

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Ferdinand August Bebel (German pronunciation: [aʊ̯ˈɡʊst ˈfɛʁdinant ˈbeːbl̩]; 22 February 1840 – 13 August 1913) was a German socialist politician, writer, and orator. He is best remembered as one of the founders of the Social Democratic Workers' Party of Germany (SDAP) in 1869, which in 1875 merged with the General German Workers' Association into the Socialist Workers' Party of Germany (SAPD). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of August Bebel has received more than 294,667 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia. August Bebel is the 2,322nd most popular politician (down from 2,085th in 2019), the 627th most popular biography from Germany (down from 585th in 2019) and the 171st most popular German Politician.

August Bebel was a German socialist who is most famous for his book, Woman and Socialism.

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Among politicians, August Bebel ranks 2,322 out of 15,577Before him are Ahmose-Nefertari, Kamehameha I, Canute Lavard, Juraj Jánošík, Juan Manuel Santos, and Yoweri Museveni. After him are Louis I, Duke of Anjou, Abgar V, Maximinus II, Theudebert I, Giovanni dalle Bande Nere, and Richard I of Normandy.

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Among people born in 1840, August Bebel ranks 16Before him are Carl Menger, Ernst Abbe, John Boyd Dunlop, Edward Drinker Cope, Crazy Horse, and Father Damien. After him are Thomas Hardy, Richard von Krafft-Ebing, Alfred Thayer Mahan, Edward Whymper, Hans Makart, and Johann II, Prince of Liechtenstein. Among people deceased in 1913, August Bebel ranks 14Before him are Harriet Tubman, Sophia of Nassau, Lesya Ukrainka, Tobias Asser, Tokugawa Yoshinobu, and Josephine Cochrane. After him are Francisco I. Madero, Ármin Vámbéry, Philip Sclater, Katsura Tarō, Lewis A. Swift, and Blanche Monnier.

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Among people born in Germany, August Bebel ranks 627 out of 6,142Before him are August Horch (1868), Franz Stuck (1863), Curd Jürgens (1915), Fritz Perls (1893), Erich Priebke (1913), and Johannes Rau (1931). After him are Hans Morgenthau (1904), Reinhard Gehlen (1902), Cunigunde of Luxembourg (978), Walther Rathenau (1867), Maria Josepha of Bavaria (1739), and Werner von Haeften (1908).

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