Jean Tatlock

1914 - 1944

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Jean Frances Tatlock (February 21, 1914 – January 4, 1944) was an American psychiatrist. She was a member of the Communist Party USA and was a reporter and writer for the party's publication Western Worker. She is also known for her romantic relationship with J. Robert Oppenheimer, the director of the Manhattan Project's Los Alamos Laboratory during World War II. The daughter of John Strong Perry Tatlock, a prominent Old English philologist and an expert on Geoffrey Chaucer, Tatlock was a graduate of Vassar College and the Stanford Medical School, where she studied to become a psychiatrist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean Tatlock has received more than 5,196,302 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Jean Tatlock is the 81st most popular psychologist, the 1,332nd most popular biography from United States and the 27th most popular American Psychologist.

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Among psychologists, Jean Tatlock ranks 81 out of 235Before her are Edward C. Tolman, William Stern, Ludwig Binswanger, Timothy Leary, Paul Watzlawick, and Edward B. Titchener. After her are G. Stanley Hall, David Wechsler, Walter Bradford Cannon, Donald O. Hebb, Hugo Münsterberg, and David McClelland.

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Among people born in 1914, Jean Tatlock ranks 45Before her are Tyrone Power, Vjekoslav Luburić, Dylan Thomas, George Dantzig, Asger Jorn, and María Félix. After her are Boris Christoff, Peter Townsend, Pavle, Serbian Patriarch, Norman Borlaug, Adolfo Bioy Casares, and William Westmoreland. Among people deceased in 1944, Jean Tatlock ranks 62Before her are Albrecht Mertz von Quirnheim, Jean Giraudoux, Walter Nowotny, Mohammed Alim Khan, George Stinney, and Christian Wirth. After her are Asmahan, Infanta Maria Theresa of Portugal, August Landmesser, Erich Fellgiebel, Ida Tarbell, and Leo Baekeland.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jean Tatlock ranks 1,332 out of 20,380Before her are Mark Ruffalo (1967), J. K. Simmons (1955), Dr. Dre (1965), Ronald Dworkin (1931), William Boeing (1881), and Lee de Forest (1873). After her are Raoul Walsh (1887), Eric Roberts (1956), John Updike (1932), Fredric Brown (1906), Madam C. J. Walker (1867), and Britney Spears (1981).

Among PSYCHOLOGISTS In United States

Among psychologists born in United States, Jean Tatlock ranks 27Before her are Leon Festinger (1919), Philip Zimbardo (1933), Mary Ainsworth (1913), George Armitage Miller (1920), Edward C. Tolman (1886), and Timothy Leary (1920). After her are G. Stanley Hall (1846), Walter Bradford Cannon (1871), David McClelland (1917), Rollo May (1909), James McKeen Cattell (1860), and Frederick Herzberg (1923).