Flora Tristan

1803 - 1844

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Flore Celestine 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 156,672 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Flora Tristan is the 98th most popular social activist (up from 112th in 2019), the 1,043rd most popular biography from France (up from 1,214th in 2019) and the 6th most popular French 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 98 out of 544Before her are Bertha Pappenheim, Frank Costello, Annie Besant, Bugsy Siegel, Emilia Plater, and Judas of Galilee. After her are Huda Sha'arawi, Ishikawa Goemon, Gerald Durrell, Meng Huo, Vlado Chernozemski, and Amílcar Cabral.

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Among people born in 1803, Flora Tristan ranks 12Before her are Adolphe Adam, Maria Anna of Savoy, Gottfried Semper, Charles Lucien Bonaparte, Albrecht von Roon, and Fyodor Tyutchev. After her are Maria Teresa of Savoy, Maria Josepha Amalia of Saxony, Princess Alexandrine of Prussia, James Brooke, Edward Bulwer-Lytton, and Friedrich Reinhold Kreutzwald. Among people deceased in 1844, Flora Tristan ranks 11Before her are Joseph Smith, Bertel Thorvaldsen, Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart, Ivan Krylov, Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, and Étienne Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire. After her are Ching Shih, Charles Nodier, Jernej Kopitar, Princess Luisa Carlotta of Naples and Sicily, Grand Duchess Alexandra Nikolaevna of Russia, and Henri Gatien Bertrand.

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Among people born in France, Flora Tristan ranks 1,043 out of 5,234Before her are Albert Roussel (1869), Jean Giraudoux (1882), Paul Henri Balluet d'Estournelles de Constant (1852), Michel Rolle (1652), Henri Giraud (1879), and Louis II of Anjou (1377). After her are François Leclerc du Tremblay (1577), Laurent de Gouvion Saint-Cyr (1764), André Antoine (1858), Jean Todt (1946), William of Gellone (750), and Louis-Gabriel Suchet (1770).


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