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John Wesley Hardin

1853 - 1895

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John Wesley Hardin (May 26, 1853 – August 19, 1895) was an American Old West outlaw, gunfighter, and controversial folk icon. Hardin often got into trouble with the law from an early age. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Wesley Hardin has received more than 2,486,466 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). John Wesley Hardin is the 290th most popular social activist (up from 358th in 2019), the 3,648th most popular biography from United States (up from 5,249th in 2019) and the 33rd most popular American Social Activist.

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Among social activists, John Wesley Hardin ranks 290 out of 538Before him are Meshadi Azizbekov, Allan Octavian Hume, Diana Budisavljević, Dhondo Keshav Karve, Emmett Till, and Abdallah ibn Yasin. After him are Bhikaiji Cama, Kōtoku Shūsui, Ricardo Flores Magón, Túpac Katari, Isdal Woman, and Millicent Fawcett.

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Among people born in 1853, John Wesley Hardin ranks 54Before him are Higaonna Kanryō, André Messager, Nikolai Kibalchich, Antonio Maura, Elihu Thomson, and Teresa Carreño. After him are Hans von Koessler, Howard Pyle, Laurits Tuxen, Ernst Otto Beckmann, Lillie Langtry, and Gabriel Hanotaux. Among people deceased in 1895, John Wesley Hardin ranks 46Before him are Karl Vogt, Benjamin Godard, Albert F. Mummery, Lahiri Mahasaya, Eugen Langen, and Princess Elisabeth Anna of Prussia. After him are Camilla Collett, Sophie Adlersparre, Ahmed Cevdet Pasha, Felix Hoppe-Seyler, Henri Ernest Baillon, and Viktor Rydberg.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Wesley Hardin ranks 3,648 out of 18,182Before him are Jennifer Coolidge (1961), James Nachtwey (1948), Keir Dullea (1936), Randall Duk Kim (1943), Jim Abrahams (1944), and David Lewis (1941). After him are Steven Van Zandt (1950), Laura Bridgman (1829), Peter Hyams (1943), Alice B. Toklas (1877), Kathleen Freeman (1919), and Edmund Gettier (1927).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United States

Among social activists born in United States, John Wesley Hardin ranks 33Before him are Marsha P. Johnson (1945), George Lincoln Rockwell (1918), Jesse Jackson (1941), Clara Barton (1821), Russell Means (1939), and Emmett Till (1941). After him are Huey P. Newton (1942), Alice Paul (1885), Lucretia Mott (1793), Amelia Bloomer (1818), Black Elk (1863), and Edna Parker (1893).