Emmeline Pankhurst

1858 - 1928

Emmeline Pankhurst

Emmeline Pankhurst (born Emiline Goulden; 15 July 1858 – 14 June 1928) was a British political activist. She is best remembered for organizing the UK suffragette movement and helping women win the right to vote. In 1999, Time named her as one of the 100 Most Important People of the 20th Century, stating that "she shaped an idea of women for our time" and "shook society into a new pattern from which there could be no going back". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emmeline Pankhurst has received more than 2,724,618 page views. Her biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 31st most popular social activist.

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Among social activists, Emmeline Pankhurst ranks 31 out of 426Before her are Bertha von Suttner, Ferdinand Lassalle, Simon Wiesenthal, Eleanor Roosevelt, Simon bar Kokhba, and Martin Niemöller. After her are Sophie Scholl, Thích Quảng Đức, Jan Palach, Shirin Ebadi, Jamāl al-Dīn al-Afghānī, and Alexey Stakhanov.

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Among people born in 1858, Emmeline Pankhurst ranks 10Before her are Selma Lagerlöf, Rudolf Diesel, Theodore Roosevelt, Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria, Georg Simmel, and Gustaf V of Sweden. After her are Giuseppe Peano, Franz Boas, Omar Mukhtar, Eliezer Ben-Yehuda, Christiaan Eijkman, and Augusta Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein. Among people deceased in 1928, Emmeline Pankhurst ranks 7Before her are Roald Amundsen, Hendrik Lorentz, Wilhelm Wien, Leoš Janáček, Max Scheler, and Maria Feodorovna. After her are Édouard-Henri Avril, Theodore William Richards, Pyotr Wrangel, Thomas Hardy, Johannes Fibiger, and Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Emmeline Pankhurst ranks 263 out of 5,347Before her are Mary Boleyn (1499), Roger Waters (1943), John Venn (1834), David Gilmour (1946), Ken Loach (1936), and Richard Trevithick (1771). After her are Christopher Marlowe (1564), Rod Stewart (1945), Bartholomew Roberts (1682), Calico Jack (1682), G. K. Chesterton (1874), and William Hogarth (1697).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United Kingdom

Among social activists born in United Kingdom, Emmeline Pankhurst ranks 4Before her are Guy Fawkes (1570), Lady Godiva (990), and Robert Owen (1771). After her are Nicholas Winton (1909), Thomas Cranmer (1489), Betty Williams (1943), Annie Besant (1847), Mairead Maguire (1944), Wat Tyler (1341), Unity Mitford (1914), and Max Mosley (1940).

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