Lillian Wald

1867 - 1940

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Lillian D. Wald (March 10, 1867 – September 1, 1940) was an American nurse, humanitarian and author. She strove for human rights and started American community nursing. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lillian Wald has received more than 355,483 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Lillian Wald is the 601st most popular social activist (down from 505th in 2019), the 10,204th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,448th in 2019) and the 93rd most popular American Social Activist.

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  • 43.38

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.64

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.21

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Lillian Wald has had the most page views in the with 33,523 views, followed by Spanish (3,457), and Persian (1,665). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Igbo (166.29%), Egyptian Arabic (70.00%), and Armenian (65.98%)


Among social activists, Lillian Wald ranks 601 out of 840Before her are Elvia Carrillo Puerto, Ella Baker, Hu Jia, Jamnalal Bajaj, Ingrid Newkirk, and Martin Luther King III. After her are Hadja Saran Daraba Kaba, Nirmala Deshpande, Arthur Scargill, Jared Taylor, Anna Aloys Henga, and Aaron Swartz.

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Among people born in 1867, Lillian Wald ranks 145Before her are Carlos Eugenio Restrepo, Arvid Knöppel, René Boylesve, Wilberforce Eaves, José Vicente Concha, and Henry Lawson. After her are George Luks, Florence Fuller, A. E. Douglass, Elvira Rawson de Dellepiane, Hobart Bosworth, and Anders Peter Nielsen. Among people deceased in 1940, Lillian Wald ranks 186Before her are Thomas Heath, Wilfred Lucas, Georgia Coleman, Marguerite Clark, Charles Stanton Ogle, and Andrey Arkhangelsky. After her are Eugenie Schwarzwald, C. Henry Gordon, Tomasz Stankiewicz, Jacques Mairesse, Mrs Patrick Campbell, and George Lansbury.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lillian Wald ranks 10,204 out of 20,380Before her are Kurt Sutter (1960), Merv Griffin (1925), Bruce Hornsby (1954), Julee Cruise (1956), Sidney Darlington (1906), and John La Farge (1835). After her are Aline MacMahon (1899), Edward Brooke (1919), George Ariyoshi (1926), William C. McCool (1961), Norman Granz (1918), and Rachael Leigh Cook (1979).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United States

Among social activists born in United States, Lillian Wald ranks 93Before her are Alice Hathaway Lee Roosevelt (1861), Alva Belmont (1853), Katie Eder (1950), Andrea James (1967), Ella Baker (1903), and Martin Luther King III (1957). After her are Aaron Swartz (1986), Mario Savio (1942), Rachel Corrie (1979), Betty Ong (1956), Frances Willard (1839), and Mary McLeod Bethune (1875).