Clara Zetkin

1857 - 1933

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Clara Zetkin (; German: [ˈtsɛtkiːn]; née Eißner [ˈaɪsnɐ]; 5 July 1857 – 20 June 1933) was a German Marxist theorist, communist activist, and advocate for women's rights.Until 1917, she was active in the Social Democratic Party of Germany. She then joined the Independent Social Democratic Party of Germany (USPD) and its far-left wing, the Spartacist League. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Clara Zetkin has received more than 654,365 page views. Her biography is available in 87 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 86 in 2019). Clara Zetkin is the 443rd most popular politician (down from 271st in 2019), the 121st most popular biography from Germany (down from 80th in 2019) and the 29th most popular Politician.

Clara Zetkin was a German Marxist and feminist. She is most famous for her contributions to the international women's movement in the early 20th century.

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Among politicians, Clara Zetkin ranks 443 out of 15,577Before her are James II of England, António Guterres, William III of England, Louis VII of France, Ali Khamenei, and Feodor I of Russia. After her are Emperor Gaozu of Han, George I of Great Britain, Vitellius, Miklós Horthy, Pertinax, and Guy of Lusignan.

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Among people born in 1857, Clara Zetkin ranks 5Before her are Pope Pius XI, Ferdinand de Saussure, Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell, and Heinrich Hertz. After her are Joseph Conrad, Edward Elgar, Karl Adolph Gjellerup, Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom, Henrik Pontoppidan, Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, and William Howard Taft. Among people deceased in 1933, Clara Zetkin ranks 2Before her is Li Ching-Yuen. After her are Calvin Coolidge, Adolf Loos, Faisal I of Iraq, Mohammed Nadir Shah, Constantine P. Cavafy, 13th Dalai Lama, John Galsworthy, Annie Besant, Sándor Ferenczi, and Wilhelm Cuno.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Clara Zetkin ranks 121 out of 6,142Before her are Frederick III, German Emperor (1831), George II of Great Britain (1683), Walter Benjamin (1892), Henry the Fowler (876), Theodor W. Adorno (1903), and Gerd von Rundstedt (1875). After her are George I of Great Britain (1660), Georg Philipp Telemann (1681), Heinrich Böll (1917), Augustus II the Strong (1670), Michael Schumacher (1969), and Rudolf Höss (1901).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Clara Zetkin ranks 29Before her are Sigismund, Holy Roman Emperor (1368), Willy Brandt (1913), Erich Honecker (1912), Frederick III, German Emperor (1831), George II of Great Britain (1683), and Henry the Fowler (876). After her are George I of Great Britain (1660), Augustus II the Strong (1670), Rudolf Höss (1901), Leopold I of Belgium (1790), Agrippina the Younger (15), and Frederick William I of Prussia (1688).