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Helen Parkhurst

1886 - 1973

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Helen Parkhurst (March 8, 1886 – June 1, 1973) was an American educator, author, lecturer, the originator of the Dalton Plan, founder of the Dalton School and host of Child's World with Helen Parkhurst on ABC Television Network. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Helen Parkhurst has received more than 75,156 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Helen Parkhurst is the 735th most popular philosopher (up from 763rd in 2019), the 2,818th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,921st in 2019) and the 28th most popular American Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Helen Parkhurst ranks 735 out of 1,081Before her are Jean Vanier, Wonhyo, Leontion, Mario Bunge, Hossein Nasr, and Anton Wilhelm Amo. After her are Ludwig Klages, Nikolai Amosov, Julien Benda, Eduard Zeller, George Ohsawa, and Zhang Zai.

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Among people born in 1886, Helen Parkhurst ranks 98Before her are Ali Sami Yen, Taimur bin Feisal, Mohammed Ben Aarafa, Hans von Obstfelder, Mir Osman Ali Khan, and Salvatore Maranzano. After her are Paul Lévy, Yehuda Ashlag, Marthe Bibesco, Otto von Knobelsdorff, Ty Cobb, and Chester Barnard. Among people deceased in 1973, Helen Parkhurst ranks 87Before her are Soong Ai-ling, Jack Hawkins, Marc Allégret, Jarno Saarinen, Bobby Darin, and Nikos Zachariadis. After her are Betty Grable, Alois Hába, Laurence Harvey, Noël Coward, Marthe Bibesco, and Gene Krupa.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Helen Parkhurst ranks 2,818 out of 18,182Before her are Arnold Gesell (1880), Cynthia Nixon (1966), Sung Kang (1972), Jedediah Smith (1799), Lea Thompson (1961), and Ernest King (1878). After her are Chico Marx (1887), John L. Sullivan (1858), Francis Preserved Leavenworth (1858), Dana Delany (1956), Joe Pass (1929), and Mitch McConnell (1942).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In United States

Among philosophers born in United States, Helen Parkhurst ranks 28Before her are Mary Parker Follett (1868), Jerry Fodor (1935), William Heard Kilpatrick (1871), Alvin Plantinga (1932), Michael Walzer (1935), and Ted Nelson (1937). After her are Eric Hoffer (1898), Donald Davidson (1917), Michael J. Sandel (1953), Nancy Fraser (1947), Mortimer J. Adler (1902), and David Lewis (1941).