Betty Ford

1918 - 2011

Betty Ford

Elizabeth Anne Ford (née Bloomer; formerly Warren; April 8, 1918 – July 8, 2011) was the First Lady of the United States from 1974 to 1977, as the wife of President Gerald Ford. As First Lady, she was active in social policy and set a precedent as a politically active presidential spouse. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Betty Ford has received more than 2,105,702 page views. Her biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 117th most popular social activist.

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  • 58.93

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  • 53

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  • 3.92

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.06

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among social activists, Betty Ford ranks 116 out of 426Before her are Sergey Nechayev, Andreas Hofer, Flora Tristan, Lal Bahadur Shastri, René Just Haüy, and Edward Snowden. After her are Pier Gerlofs Donia, Jimmy Hoffa, Fred Phelps, Gerda Christian, Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya, and Abbé Pierre.

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Among people born in 1918, Betty Ford ranks 57Before her are João Goulart, Kazu Naoki, Arthur Kornberg, Pavlik Morozov, Birgit Nilsson, and François Tombalbaye. After her are Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, Edward A. Murphy Jr., Oscar Luigi Scalfaro, Takashi Kasahara, Edwin G. Krebs, and Yigal Allon. Among people deceased in 2011, Betty Ford ranks 56Before her are Richard Winters, Ernesto Sabato, Ante Marković, Richard Hamilton, Aristides Pereira, and Michael Cacoyannis. After her are Har Gobind Khorana, Jane Russell, Cliff Robertson, Leonora Carrington, Itamar Franco, and Walter Bonatti.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Betty Ford ranks 1,257 out of 12,171Before her are Kathryn Bigelow (1951), Robert Moog (1934), Ben Gazzara (1930), John Payne (1912), Linda McCartney (1941), and Henry Norris Russell (1877). After her are William Westmoreland (1914), Elias James Corey (1928), Erskine Caldwell (1903), Wesley Snipes (1962), Dick York (1928), and James Garner (1928).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United States

Among social activists born in United States, Betty Ford ranks 12Before her are Emily Greene Balch (1867), Angela Davis (1944), Sojourner Truth (1797), Bugsy Siegel (1906), Jane Addams (1860), and Edward Snowden (1983). After her are Jimmy Hoffa (1913), Fred Phelps (1929), Jody Williams (1950), John Brown (1800), Frederick Douglass (1818), and Susan B. Anthony (1820).

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