John Peters Humphrey

1905 - 1995

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John Peters Humphrey (April 30, 1905 – March 14, 1995) was a Canadian legal scholar, jurist, and human rights advocate. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Peters Humphrey has received more than 100,509 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. John Peters Humphrey is the 374th most popular social activist, the 307th most popular biography from Canada and the 3rd most popular Canadian Social Activist.

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Among social activists, John Peters Humphrey ranks 374 out of 544Before him are İbrahim Kaypakkaya, Lucy Parsons, Kamala Nehru, Anita Augspurg, Lucy Stone, and Osvaldo Hurtado. After him are Melchora Aquino, Anna Louise Strong, Ruby Bridges, Sophie Adlersparre, José Baptista Pinheiro de Azevedo, and Stokely Carmichael.

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Among people born in 1905, John Peters Humphrey ranks 227Before him are Fausto dos Santos, Franchot Tone, József Turay, Fulvio Bernardini, Ernst Baier, and Siaka Stevens. After him are Clarice Benini, Lev Schnirelmann, Franco Albini, Ricardo Pérez Godoy, Ashley Montagu, and Gilbert Roland. Among people deceased in 1995, John Peters Humphrey ranks 187Before him are Robertson Davies, Francesco Camusso, Ralph Kronig, Élie Bayol, V. J. Sukselainen, and Julián Berrendero. After him are Gérard de Vaucouleurs, Maurinho, George Rodger, Robert Parrish, Reinhard Furrer, and Pál Kovács.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, John Peters Humphrey ranks 307 out of 1,130Before him are Catherine O'Hara (1954), Wyndham Lewis (1882), Louise Arbour (1947), Susan Clark (1943), Bobby Orr (1948), and Marie Avgeropoulos (1986). After him are Seth Rogen (1982), Kenneth E. Iverson (1920), Jean-Claude Turcotte (1936), Lance Kinsey (1954), R. B. Bennett (1870), and Linda Thorson (1947).


Among social activists born in Canada, John Peters Humphrey ranks 3Before him are Paul Watson (1950) and Viola Desmond (1914). After him are Emily Murphy (1868).