Flora Tristan

1803 - 1844

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Flore Célestine Thérèse Henriette Tristán y Moscoso better known as Flora Tristan (7 April 1803 – 14 November 1844) was a French-Peruvian socialist writer and activist. She made important contributions to early feminist theory, and argued that the progress of women's rights was directly related with the progress of the working class. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Flora Tristan has received more than 179,399 page views. Her biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Flora Tristan is the 118th most popular social activist (down from 98th in 2019), the 1,166th most popular biography from France (down from 1,040th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Social Activist.

Tristan da Cunha is most famous for its flora. The island has a very high number of endemic plants, which is the highest percentage of any island in the world.

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Among social activists, Flora Tristan ranks 118 out of 538Before her are Georgy Gapon, Hans Scholl, Hilda Gadea, Rashid ad-Din Sinan, Vesna Vulović, and Denis Mukwege. After her are Maria Altmann, Vasil Levski, Alfred Naujocks, Alexander Parvus, Meng Huo, and Gerda Christian.

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Among people born in 1803, Flora Tristan ranks 12Before her are Adolphe Adam, Maria Anna of Savoy, Gottfried Semper, Fyodor Tyutchev, Albrecht von Roon, and Charles Lucien Bonaparte. After her are James Brooke, Maria Teresa of Savoy, Maria Josepha Amalia of Saxony, Ferenc Deák, Edward Bulwer-Lytton, and Friedrich Reinhold Kreutzwald. Among people deceased in 1844, Flora Tristan ranks 13Before her are Joseph Smith, Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Ivan Krylov, Étienne Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, Ching Shih, and Charles Nodier. After her are Jernej Kopitar, Princess Luisa Carlotta of Naples and Sicily, Grand Duchess Alexandra Nikolaevna of Russia, Henri Gatien Bertrand, Princess Cecilia of Sweden, and Marie Harel.

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Among people born in France, Flora Tristan ranks 1,166 out of 6,011Before her are Élisée Reclus (1830), Victoire of France (1733), Alice Guy-Blaché (1873), Pepin II of Aquitaine (823), Jacques I, Prince of Monaco (1689), and Albert Roussel (1869). After her are Suzanne Lenglen (1899), Antoine-Augustin Parmentier (1737), Georges Prêtre (1924), Maurice Duverger (1917), Jacques Ibert (1890), and Pierre-Jean de Béranger (1780).


Among social activists born in France, Flora Tristan ranks 7Before her are Charlotte Corday (1768), Olympe de Gouges (1748), Gabrielle d'Estrées (1573), Edmond James de Rothschild (1845), René Cassin (1887), and Louise Michel (1830). After her are Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester (1208), Léon Jouhaux (1879), Jacques Roux (1752), Abbé Pierre (1912), René Just Haüy (1743), and Balthasar Gérard (1557).