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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 11,165,753 page views. Her biography is available in 88 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 87 in 2019). Eleanor Roosevelt is the 9th most popular social activist (down from 8th in 2019), the 41st most popular biography from United States (down from 36th 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 9 out of 538Before her are Nelson Mandela, Malcolm X, Jan Hus, Rosa Luxemburg, Mother Teresa, and Henry Dunant. After her are Martin Luther King Jr., Helen Keller, Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi, Jean-Paul Marat, Aung San Suu Kyi, and Claus von Stauffenberg.

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Among people born in 1884, Eleanor Roosevelt ranks 1After her are Harry S. Truman, Amedeo Modigliani, Isoroku Yamamoto, Hideki Tojo, Bronisław Malinowski, Edvard Beneš, Anton Drexler, İsmet İnönü, Édouard Daladier, Peter Debye, and Max Brod. Among people deceased in 1962, Eleanor Roosevelt ranks 5Before her are Marilyn Monroe, Hermann Hesse, Niels Bohr, and Adolf Eichmann. After her are William Faulkner, Karen Blixen, Wilhelmina of the Netherlands, Lucky Luciano, Georges Bataille, Yves Klein, and Arthur Compton.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eleanor Roosevelt ranks 41 out of 18,182Before her are Henry Ford (1863), Howard Hughes (1905), Bill Gates (1955), Robert De Niro (1943), F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896), and Janis Joplin (1943). After her are Al Capone (1899), George W. Bush (1946), Andy Warhol (1928), Harry S. Truman (1884), Wallis Simpson (1896), and John Wilkes Booth (1838).

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), Emily Greene Balch (1867), Angela Davis (1944), Jane Addams (1860), Jimmy Hoffa (1913), Bugsy Siegel (1906), Susan B. Anthony (1820), and Jody Williams (1950).