Kate Sheppard

1848 - 1934

Kate Sheppard

Katherine Wilson Sheppard (née Catherine Wilson Malcolm; 10 March 1848 – 13 July 1934) was the most prominent member of the women's suffrage movement in New Zealand and the country's most famous suffragist. Born in Liverpool, England, she emigrated to New Zealand with her family in 1868. There she became an active member of various religious and social organisations, including the Woman's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kate Sheppard has received more than 410,243 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 274th most popular social activist.

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Among social activists, Kate Sheppard ranks 273 out of 426Before her are Gunnar Sønsteby, Nimr al-Nimr, Emmett Till, Flora MacDonald, Udham Singh, and Toyohiko Kagawa. After her are Louise Bryant, Clara Barton, Toktogul Satylganov, Black Elk, Zhang Guotao, and M. N. Roy.

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Among people born in 1848, Kate Sheppard ranks 57Before her are Fritz von Uhde, Hans Delbrück, Eugène Simon, Jørgen Løvland, Adolf Albin, and Lilli Lehmann. After her are Alexander Kazbegi, Édouard Detaille, Heinrich Hübschmann, Francis Darwin, Kamal-ol-molk, and Hubert Parry. Among people deceased in 1934, Kate Sheppard ranks 78Before her are Charley Patton, Roger Fry, Benjamin Baillaud, Lucien Gaudin, Karl von Einem, and Friedrich Ferdinand, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein. After her are Giovanni Brunero, Oskar von Miller, João do Canto e Castro, Catherine Breshkovsky, Jules Renkin, and Carl Charlier.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Kate Sheppard ranks 2,179 out of 5,347Before her are Trafford Leigh-Mallory (1892), W. Montgomery Watt (1909), Blaze Bayley (1963), Humphrey Gilbert (1539), Walter Clopton Wingfield (1833), and William Bayliss (1860). After her are Cyril Jackson (1903), Roger Hunt (1938), James Paget (1814), Paul Potts (1970), Lottie Dod (1871), and George Buchanan (1506).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United Kingdom

Among social activists born in United Kingdom, Kate Sheppard ranks 21Before her are Eglantyne Jebb (1876), Charles Boycott (1832), Christabel Pankhurst (1880), Mary Dyer (1611), Donald Watson (1910), and Flora MacDonald (1722). After her are Jack Sheppard (1702), Allan Octavian Hume (1829), Josephine Butler (1828), Venetia Burney (1918), Hereward the Wake (1035), and Harry Hay (1912).

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