SOCIAL ACTIVIST

Bal Gangadhar Tilak

1856 - 1920

Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Bal Gangadhar Tilak (or Lokmanya Tilak, pronunciation ; 23 July 1856 – 1 August 1920), born as Keshav Gangadhar Tilak, was an Indian nationalist, teacher, and an independence activist. He was one third of the Lal Bal Pal triumvirate. Tilak was the first leader of the Indian Independence Movement. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bal Gangadhar Tilak has received more than 4,013,145 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 45th most popular social activist.

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Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS

Among social activists, Bal Gangadhar Tilak ranks 45 out of 426Before him are Bhagat Singh, Carl von Ossietzky, Sadako Sasaki, Emma Goldman, Camilo Cienfuegos, and Stenka Razin. After him are Omar Mukhtar, Hassan al-Banna, Élie Ducommun, Nicholas Winton, Babak Khorramdin, and Horst Wessel.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1856, Bal Gangadhar Tilak ranks 15Before him are Archduchess Gisela of Austria, Robert Peary, Napoléon, Prince Imperial, Georgi Plekhanov, Emil Kraepelin, and Tongzhi Emperor. After him are Ivan Franko, Robert Nivelle, L. Frank Baum, Eduard von Böhm-Ermolli, Theobald von Bethmann-Hollweg, and Svetozar Boroević. Among people deceased in 1920, Bal Gangadhar Tilak ranks 10Before him are Wilhelm Wundt, Peter Carl Fabergé, Eugénie de Montijo, Robert Peary, Alexander Kolchak, and Max Bruch. After him are Anders Zorn, Alexander of Greece, John Reed, Jeanne Hébuterne, Princess Margaret of Connaught, and Svetozar Boroević.

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In India

Among people born in India, Bal Gangadhar Tilak ranks 46 out of 848Before him are Bhāskara II (1114), Mahākāśyapa (-550), Tulsidas (1532), Zubin Mehta (1936), Salman Khan (1965), and Meera (1498). After him are Vallabhbhai Patel (1875), William Makepeace Thackeray (1811), Augustus De Morgan (1806), Mumtaz Mahal (1593), Tipu Sultan (1750), and Premchand (1880).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In India

Among social activists born in India, Bal Gangadhar Tilak ranks 2Before him are Mahatma Gandhi (1869). After him are Kasturba Gandhi (1869), Syed Ahmad Khan (1817), Lal Bahadur Shastri (1904), Mangal Pandey (1827), Vinoba Bhave (1895), Gerald Durrell (1925), Gopal Krishna Gokhale (1866), Kittur Chennamma (1778), Kailash Satyarthi (1954), and Anna Hazare (1937).

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