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. Born in Abeokuta, Nigeria, Ransome-Kuti 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 432,795 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti is the 13,712th most popular politician (down from 12,962nd in 2019), the 43rd most popular biography from Nigeria and the 15th most popular Nigerian Politician.

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Among politicians, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti ranks 13,712 out of 15,710Before her are Man Mohan Adhikari, Ole von Beust, Per Stig Møller, Komi Sélom Klassou, Ana Palacio, and Mariann Fischer Boel. After her are Norbert Röttgen, Anatoliy Kinakh, Linas Antanas Linkevičius, Robert Elswit, Frank Murkowski, and Gouverneur Morris.

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Among people born in 1900, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti ranks 235Before her are Cecil Griffiths, Jacques Moeschal, Nikolaos Morakis, Alice Neel, John T. Scopes, and André Chamson. After her are Ricardo Cortez, Mildred Gillars, Charles Farrell, Alice Calhoun, Alice Terry, and Arnold Orville Beckman. Among people deceased in 1978, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti ranks 199Before her are Lee Garmes, Theo Helfrich, Jesús Glaría, James Daly, Toivo Hyytiäinen, and Dan Dailey. After her are Pavel Antokolsky, Malvina Reynolds, Wendy Barrie, Tom Wilson, Gertrude Mary Cox, and Ray Noble.

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In Nigeria

Among people born in Nigeria, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti ranks 43 out of 200Before her are Sunday Oliseh (1974), John Obi Mikel (1987), Aliko Dangote (1957), Victor Moses (1990), Victor Ikpeba (1973), and Daniel Amokachi (1972). After her are Abubakar Tafawa Balewa (1912), Odion Ighalo (1989), Kelechi Iheanacho (1996), Ernest Shonekan (1936), Abubakar Shekau (1974), and Stephen Keshi (1962).

Among POLITICIANS In Nigeria

Among politicians born in Nigeria, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti ranks 15Before her are Abdullah al-Thani (1954), Ibrahim Babangida (1941), Murtala Mohammed (1938), Nnamdi Azikiwe (1904), Abdulsalami Abubakar (1942), and Johnson Aguiyi-Ironsi (1924). After her are Abubakar Tafawa Balewa (1912), Ernest Shonekan (1936), Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (1954), and Obafemi Awolowo (1909).