Jane Addams

1860 - 1935

Jane Addams

Jane Addams (born September 6, 1860 – May 28, 1935) was an American settlement activist, reformer, social worker, sociologist, public administrator and author. She was an important leader in the history of social work and women's suffrage in the United States and advocated for world peace. She co-founded Chicago's Hull House, one of America's most famous settlement houses. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jane Addams has received more than 1,915,994 page views. Her biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 104th most popular social activist.

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Among social activists, Jane Addams ranks 102 out of 426Before her are Annie Besant, Meng Huo, An Jung-geun, Hans Scholl, Manuela Sáenz, and Léon Jouhaux. After her are Frank Costello, Fra Dolcino, Judas of Galilee, Vlado Chernozemski, Georgy Gapon, and Mukhtar al-Thaqafi.

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Among people born in 1860, Jane Addams ranks 30Before her are Hjalmar Branting, John J. Pershing, Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovich of Russia, Isaac Levitan, Vito Volterra, and Ernest Thompson Seton. After her are Grand Duchess Anastasia Mikhailovna of Russia, Otto Jespersen, Karl Denke, Mercedes of Orléans, Gyula Andrássy the Younger, and Marianne von Werefkin. Among people deceased in 1935, Jane Addams ranks 29Before her are John Macleod, Henri Pirenne, Komitas, Mihajlo Pupin, Elisabeth Förster-Nietzsche, and Magnus Hirschfeld. After her are Aron Nimzowitsch, Josef Suk, Panait Istrati, Rashid Rida, Johan Halvorsen, and Ma Barker.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jane Addams ranks 1,057 out of 12,171Before her are Kenny Rogers (1938), Keith Jarrett (1945), George H. Hitchings (1905), Paul Lauterbur (1929), Ken Kesey (1935), and Burt Young (1940). After her are William Miller (1782), Jake LaMotta (1922), Steve Buscemi (1957), Linda Hamilton (1956), Phil Spector (1939), and Frank B. Kellogg (1856).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United States

Among social activists born in United States, Jane Addams ranks 10Before her are Rosa Parks (1913), Eleanor Roosevelt (1884), Emily Greene Balch (1867), Angela Davis (1944), Sojourner Truth (1797), and Bugsy Siegel (1906). After her are Edward Snowden (1983), Betty Ford (1918), Jimmy Hoffa (1913), Fred Phelps (1929), Jody Williams (1950), and John Brown (1800).

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