Eleanor Roosevelt

1884 - 1962

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Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (; October 11, 1884 – November 7, 1962) was an American political figure, diplomat, and activist. She served as the first lady of the United States from 1933 to 1945, during her husband President Franklin D. Roosevelt's four terms in office, making her the longest-serving first lady of the United States. Roosevelt served as United States Delegate to the United Nations General Assembly from 1945 to 1952. President Harry S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eleanor Roosevelt has received more than 9,295,689 page views. Her biography is available in 87 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 83 in 2019). Eleanor Roosevelt is the 8th most popular social activist (up from 28th in 2019), the 36th most popular biography from United States (up from 284th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular American Social Activist.

Eleanor Roosevelt was the wife of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and served as First Lady of the United States from 1933 to 1945. She was also a political activist, diplomat, and author.

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Among social activists, Eleanor Roosevelt ranks 8 out of 544Before her are Nelson Mandela, Mahatma Gandhi, Malcolm X, Rosa Luxemburg, Jan Hus, and Mother Teresa. After her are Henry Dunant, Martin Luther King Jr., Helen Keller, Guy Fawkes, Jean-Paul Marat, and Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi.

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Among people born in 1884, Eleanor Roosevelt ranks 1After her are Amedeo Modigliani, Harry S. Truman, Isoroku Yamamoto, Bronisław Malinowski, Edvard Beneš, Hideki Tojo, İsmet İnönü, Anton Drexler, Max Brod, Édouard Daladier, and Peter Debye. Among people deceased in 1962, Eleanor Roosevelt ranks 4Before her are Marilyn Monroe, Niels Bohr, and Hermann Hesse. After her are Adolf Eichmann, William Faulkner, Karen Blixen, Wilhelmina of the Netherlands, Lucky Luciano, Yves Klein, Georges Bataille, and Arthur Compton.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eleanor Roosevelt ranks 36 out of 15,968Before her are Clint Eastwood (1930), F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896), Charles Lindbergh (1902), Al Pacino (1940), Bill Gates (1955), and Cher (1946). After her are George Washington (1732), Howard Hughes (1905), Marlon Brando (1924), Charles Manson (1934), Wallis Simpson (1896), and Stanley Kubrick (1928).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United States

Among social activists born in United States, Eleanor Roosevelt ranks 2Before her are Malcolm X (1925). After her are Martin Luther King Jr. (1929), Helen Keller (1880), Rosa Parks (1913), Jimmy Hoffa (1913), Emily Greene Balch (1867), Jane Addams (1860), Susan B. Anthony (1820), Angela Davis (1944), Bugsy Siegel (1906), and John Brown (1800).