Gopal Krishna Gokhale

1866 - 1915

Gopal Krishna Gokhale

Gopal Krishna Gokhale listen [ˈɡoːpaːl ˈkrɪʂɳə ˈɡoːkʰleː] (9 May 1866 – 19 February 1915) was an Indian liberal political leader and a social reformer during the Indian Independence Movement. Gokhale was a senior leader of the Indian National Congress and the founder of the Servants of India Society. Through the Society as well as the Congress and other legislative bodies he served in, Gokhale campaigned for Indian self-rule and for social reforms. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gopal Krishna Gokhale has received more than 1,077,862 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 154th most popular social activist.

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Among social activists, Gopal Krishna Gokhale ranks 153 out of 426Before him are Gerald Durrell, Leopold Trepper, Leila Khaled, Soh Jaipil, Jan Karski, and Musa al-Sadr. After him are Aliya Moldagulova, Abimael Guzmán, Emilie Schindler, Eunus, Stjepan Filipović, and Yelena Bonner.

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Among people born in 1866, Gopal Krishna Gokhale ranks 34Before him are Enrique Simonet, Archduke Franz Salvator of Austria, Mykhailo Hrushevsky, Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich of Russia, Francesco Cilea, and Vasily Kalinnikov. After him are Adrien de Gerlache, Ambroise Vollard, Dmitry Merezhkovsky, Leopold Mandić, Ramón del Valle-Inclán, and Princess Milica of Montenegro. Among people deceased in 1915, Gopal Krishna Gokhale ranks 16Before him are Clara Immerwahr, Wilhelm Windelband, Émile Waldteufel, Sergei Taneyev, Armand Peugeot, and James Murray. After him are François Faber, Saitō Hajime, Grand Duke Konstantin Konstantinovich of Russia, Edith Cavell, Remy de Gourmont, and Karl Goldmark.

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In India

Among people born in India, Gopal Krishna Gokhale ranks 135 out of 848Before him are Wilfred Bion (1897), Chandrakirti (600), S. R. Ranganathan (1892), Lawrence Durrell (1912), Abdul Qadeer Khan (1936), and Zakir Husain (1897). After him are Mamnoon Hussain (1940), Mithun Chakraborty (1950), Hussain Muhammad Ershad (1930), James Brooke (1803), Buddhaghosa (401), and Thiruvalluvar (350).


Among social activists born in India, Gopal Krishna Gokhale ranks 9Before him are Kasturba Gandhi (1869), Syed Ahmad Khan (1817), Lal Bahadur Shastri (1904), Mangal Pandey (1827), Vinoba Bhave (1895), and Gerald Durrell (1925). After him are Kittur Chennamma (1778), Kailash Satyarthi (1954), Anna Hazare (1937), Vandana Shiva (1952), C. Rajagopalachari (1878), and Baba Amte (1914).

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