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Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti

1900 - 1978

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Chief Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti, MON ( /ˌfʊnmiˈlaɪjoʊ ˈrænsəm ˈkuːti/; born Frances Abigail Olufunmilayo Thomas; 25 October 1900 – 13 April 1978), also known as Funmilayo Anikulapo-Kuti, was a Nigerian educator, political campaigner, suffragist, and women's rights activist. Fumilayo Ransome Kuti was born in Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria, and was the first female student to attend the Abeokuta Grammar School. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti has received more than 628,190 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti is the 15,859th most popular politician (down from 13,687th in 2019), the 53rd most popular biography from Nigeria (down from 43rd in 2019) and the 19th most popular Nigerian Politician.

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Among politicians, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti ranks 15,859 out of 15,577Before her are John Brown Gordon, Anne-Marie Lizin, Eugène Camara, Carlos Batres, John Hope, 7th Earl of Hopetoun, and Chidambaram Subramaniam. After her are Theodric of Bernicia, Erra-imitti, Manuela Schwesig, Themba Masuku, Forbes Burnham, and John Haglelgam.

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Among people born in 1900, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti ranks 276Before her are André Chamson, Jack Cameron, Cecil Griffiths, Mary MacLaren, Clarence Pinkston, and John McEwen. After her are Malvina Reynolds, Giuseppe Crivelli, Gladys Egan, John T. Scopes, Charles Farrell, and Arnold Orville Beckman. Among people deceased in 1978, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti ranks 225Before her are Maja Berezowska, James Daly, Larry Young, Theo Helfrich, Geoffrey Unsworth, and Rudolf Schoeller. After her are Ewald Balser, Pavel Antokolsky, Toivo Hyytiäinen, Malvina Reynolds, Károly Levitzky, and Wendy Barrie.

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In Nigeria

Among people born in Nigeria, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti ranks 53 out of 236Before her are Victor Ikpeba (1973), Flora Nwapa (1931), Israel Adesanya (1989), Stephen Keshi (1962), Uche Okechukwu (1967), and Vincent Enyeama (1982). After her are Taye Taiwo (1985), Peter Rufai (1963), Victor Moses (1990), Francis Obikwelu (1978), Hakeem Kae-Kazim (1962), and John Onaiyekan (1944).

Among POLITICIANS In Nigeria

Among politicians born in Nigeria, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti ranks 19Before her are Bennet Omalu (1968), Murtala Mohammed (1938), Nnamdi Azikiwe (1904), Abdulsalami Abubakar (1942), Johnson Aguiyi-Ironsi (1924), and Abubakar Tafawa Balewa (1912). After her are Mohammed Yusuf (1970), Obafemi Awolowo (1909), Yemi Osinbajo (1957), Peter Konyegwachie (1965), and Blessing Oborududu (1989).