Edna Parker

1893 - 2008

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Edna Ruth Parker (née Scott) (April 20, 1893 – November 26, 2008) was an American supercentenarian who, for fifteen months, was recognized as the oldest person in the world. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edna Parker has received more than 135,731 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Edna Parker is the 331st most popular social activist (down from 317th in 2019), the 4,845th most popular biography from United States (up from 4,851st in 2019) and the 42nd most popular American Social Activist.

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Among social activists, Edna Parker ranks 331 out of 544Before her are Mahmoud Taleghani, Maurice Bishop, Harry Wu, Mohammad Ali Jauhar, Nasrin Sotoudeh, and Alice Paul. After her are Yagan, Medgar Evers, Marie Popelin, Lev Chernyi, Anatoly Marchenko, and Hector Hodler.

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Among people born in 1893, Edna Parker ranks 154Before her are Roland Jacobi, Aleksandr Gauk, Fay Bainter, Karimeh Abbud, Georg Åberg, and Elisaveta Bagriana. After her are Bekir Çoban-zade, Nestor Lakoba, Jimmy Durante, Louise Weiss, Haykanoush Danielyan, and Arthur Benjamin. Among people deceased in 2008, Edna Parker ranks 172Before her are Dith Pran, David Foster Wallace, Edwin Ernest Salpeter, Van Johnson, Odetta, and Leonard Rosenman. After her are Ahmed al-Mirghani, Patrick Hillery, Nikola Kljusev, Paavo Haavikko, Jürgen Ehlers, and Dee Dee Warwick.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Edna Parker ranks 4,845 out of 15,968Before her are Theodore Edgar McCarrick (1930), Jonathan Littell (1967), Ginger Lynn (1962), Lupe Ontiveros (1942), Ron Ely (1938), and Lauryn Hill (1975). After her are Robert Towne (1934), Eric S. Raymond (1957), Silas Weir Mitchell (1969), Medgar Evers (1925), Charles Coburn (1877), and Joss Whedon (1964).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United States

Among social activists born in United States, Edna Parker ranks 42Before her are Amelia Bloomer (1818), Abbie Hoffman (1936), Lester R. Brown (1934), Samantha Smith (1972), Mary Edwards Walker (1832), and Alice Paul (1885). After her are Medgar Evers (1925), Huey P. Newton (1942), William Luther Pierce (1933), Louise Bryant (1885), Cesar Chavez (1927), and Eugene V. Debs (1855).