Kate Millett

1934 - 2017

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Katherine Murray "Kate" Millett (September 14, 1934 – September 6, 2017) was an American feminist writer, educator, artist, and activist. She attended Oxford University and was the first American woman to be awarded a degree with first-class honors after studying at St Hilda's College, Oxford. She has been described as "a seminal influence on second-wave feminism", and is best known for her book Sexual Politics (1970), which was based on her doctoral dissertation at Columbia University. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kate Millett has received more than 727,471 page views. Her biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Kate Millett is the 2,031st most popular writer (up from 2,084th in 2019), the 2,548th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,484th in 2019) and the 245th most popular American Writer.

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Among writers, Kate Millett ranks 2,031 out of 5,794Before her are Oscar Milosz, Ahad Ha'am, Elizabeth Siddal, Margaret Fuller, Mohammad-Hossein Shahriar, and Sirindhorn. After her are Minna Canth, Francesc Eiximenis, Sébastien Japrisot, Gian Giorgio Trissino, Marcellinus Comes, and Ğabdulla Tuqay.

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Among people born in 1934, Kate Millett ranks 129Before her are Umberto Agnelli, George Chakiris, Joan Didion, Ken Rosewall, Raina Kabaivanska, and Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed. After her are Eileen Atkins, Jacques Loussier, Lucien Muller, Cuauhtémoc Cárdenas, Garry Marshall, and Harlan Ellison. Among people deceased in 2017, Kate Millett ranks 127Before her are Robert James Waller, Quett Masire, Lyudmila Chernykh, Félix Mourinho, Michael Parks, and Christine Kaufmann. After her are Raymond Smullyan, Manuel Sanchís Martínez, Heinz Kessler, John Hillerman, Lubomyr Husar, and William Peter Blatty.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kate Millett ranks 2,548 out of 15,968Before her are Philip Sheridan (1831), Bill Gates Sr. (1925), Margaret Fuller (1810), Jo Van Fleet (1915), Billy Preston (1946), and John L. Sullivan (1858). After her are Amber Heard (1986), Captain Beefheart (1941), Wendy Carlos (1939), Don Walsh (1931), Josh Duhamel (1972), and Katherine Heigl (1978).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Kate Millett ranks 245Before her are Johnston McCulley (1883), Maurice Sendak (1928), Nelson Algren (1909), James M. Cain (1892), Neil Postman (1931), and Margaret Fuller (1810). After her are Edward Bellamy (1850), Tony Robbins (1960), William Moulton Marston (1893), Clark Ashton Smith (1893), Joseph Heller (1923), and Richard Bandler (1950).