Jean-Paul Marat

1743 - 1793

Jean-Paul Marat

Jean-Paul Marat (French: [ʒɑ̃pɔl maʁa]; 24 May 1743 – 13 July 1793) was a French political theorist, physician and scientist. He was a journalist and politician during the French Revolution. He was a vigorous defender of the sans-culottes and seen as a radical voice. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean-Paul Marat has received more than 1,610,307 page views. His biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 14th most popular social activist.

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Among social activists, Jean-Paul Marat ranks 14 out of 426Before him are Henry Dunant, Martin Luther King Jr., Helen Keller, Guy Fawkes, Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi, and Claus von Stauffenberg. After him are Rosa Parks, Lady Godiva, Aung San Suu Kyi, Gustav I of Sweden, Charlotte Corday, and Robert Owen.

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Among people born in 1743, Jean-Paul Marat ranks 3Before him are Thomas Jefferson and Antoine Lavoisier. After him are Madame du Barry, Luigi Boccherini, Marquis de Condorcet, Alessandro Cagliostro, Martin Heinrich Klaproth, Toussaint Louverture, Archduchess Maria Elisabeth of Austria, Carl Peter Thunberg, and Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi. Among people deceased in 1793, Jean-Paul Marat ranks 3Before him are Louis XVI of France and Marie Antoinette. After him are Charlotte Corday, Madame du Barry, Olympe de Gouges, Carlo Goldoni, Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orléans, Yolande de Polastron, Jean Sylvain Bailly, Madame Roland, and Jacques Pierre Brissot.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Jean-Paul Marat ranks 13 out of 540Before him are Jean Piaget (1896), Paul Klee (1879), Huldrych Zwingli (1484), Sepp Blatter (1936), Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi (1746), and Ferdinand de Saussure (1857). After him are Bruno Ganz (1941), Albert Hofmann (1906), Francesco Borromini (1599), Johann Bernoulli (1667), Johanna Spyri (1827), and Charles Édouard Guillaume (1861).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In Switzerland

Among social activists born in Switzerland, Jean-Paul Marat ranks 3Before him are Henry Dunant (1828) and Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi (1746). After him are Élie Ducommun (1833).

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