Edmond James de Rothschild

1845 - 1934

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Baron Abraham Edmond Benjamin James de Rothschild (Hebrew: הברון אברהם אדמונד בנימין ג'יימס רוטשילד, romanized: HaBaron Avraham Edmond Binyamin Ya'akov Rotshield; 19 August 1845 – 2 November 1934) was a French member of the Rothschild banking family. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edmond James de Rothschild has received more than 656,965 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Edmond James de Rothschild is the 82nd most popular social activist (up from 83rd in 2019), the 774th most popular biography from France (up from 795th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular French Social Activist.

Edmond James de Rothschild was a French banker who was born in 1845 and died in 1934. He is most famous for being the founder of the Rothschild banking dynasty.

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Among social activists, Edmond James de Rothschild ranks 82 out of 840Before him are Gerald Durrell, Axel Munthe, Rashid ad-Din Sinan, Dragutin Dimitrijević, Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, and Emilia Plater. After him are Gabrielle d'Estrées, Errico Malatesta, Augusto César Sandino, Fra Dolcino, Amílcar Cabral, and Betty Williams.

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Among people born in 1845, Edmond James de Rothschild ranks 15Before him are Amadeo I of Spain, Carl Spitteler, Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran, Ludwig III of Bavaria, Abai Qunanbaiuly, and Nikola Pašić. After him are Paul Vidal de La Blache, Ion Ivanovici, George Darwin, Princess Marie of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, Gustaf de Laval, and Ahmet Tevfik Pasha. Among people deceased in 1934, Edmond James de Rothschild ranks 19Before him are Engelbert Dollfuss, Santiago Ramón y Cajal, Gregor Strasser, Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont, Tōgō Heihachirō, and John Dillinger. After him are Augusto César Sandino, Gustav Holst, Marinus van der Lubbe, Louis Barthou, Mykhailo Hrushevsky, and Alice Liddell.

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Among people born in France, Edmond James de Rothschild ranks 774 out of 6,770Before him are Eugène Sue (1804), Joseph Justus Scaliger (1540), Philippe Leclerc de Hauteclocque (1902), Eric Cantona (1966), Adélaïde of France (1732), and Auguste Mariette (1821). After him are Frontinus (30), Jacques Callot (1592), André Michel Lwoff (1902), Jean Nicot (1530), François l'Olonnais (1635), and Margaret of Provence (1221).


Among social activists born in France, Edmond James de Rothschild ranks 3Before him are Olympe de Gouges (1748), and Charlotte Corday (1768). After him are Gabrielle d'Estrées (1573), Louise Michel (1830), René Cassin (1887), Léon Jouhaux (1879), Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester (1208), Flora Tristan (1803), Jacques Roux (1752), René Just Haüy (1743), and Abbé Pierre (1912).