Louise Bryant

1885 - 1936

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Louise Bryant (December 5, 1885 – January 6, 1936) was an American feminist, political activist, and journalist best known for her sympathetic coverage of Russia and the Bolsheviks during the Russian Revolution of November 1917. Born Anna Louise Mohan, she began as a young girl to use the last name of her stepfather, Sheridan Bryant, in preference to that of her father. She grew up in rural Nevada and attended the University of Nevada in Reno and the University of Oregon in Eugene, graduating with a degree in history in 1909. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Louise Bryant has received more than 519,892 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Louise Bryant is the 341st most popular social activist (down from 272nd in 2019), the 4,996th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,661st in 2019) and the 46th most popular American Social Activist.

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Among social activists, Louise Bryant ranks 341 out of 544Before her are Lev Chernyi, Anatoly Marchenko, Hector Hodler, Huey P. Newton, William Luther Pierce, and Hannie Schaft. After her are Wei Jingsheng, Aruna Asaf Ali, Sergei Petrovich Trubetskoy, Cesar Chavez, Ahmed Lutfi el-Sayed, and Malala Yousafzai.

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Among people born in 1885, Louise Bryant ranks 141Before her are Allan Dwan, Juhan Kukk, Sigrid Hjertén, Alice Paul, Anna Hübler, and Ralph Rose. After her are Arturo Rawson, Kazimierz Sosnkowski, Boris Vilkitsky, Saneatsu Mushanokōji, Richmond K. Turner, and Harry Benjamin. Among people deceased in 1936, Louise Bryant ranks 111Before her are Ignacy Daszyński, Ramiro de Maeztu, John Scott Haldane, Nestor Lakoba, Domenico Mezzadri, and Konstantinos Demertzis. After her are Niels Neergaard, Uchida Kōsai, Wilhelm Solf, Oscar von Sydow, M. R. James, and Marilyn Miller.

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Among people born in United States, Louise Bryant ranks 4,996 out of 15,968Before her are Chuck Feeney (1931), Linda Nochlin (1931), Martha Jefferson Randolph (1772), Kathryn Morris (1969), George Eads (1967), and Jerry Buss (1933). After her are Evelyn Berezin (1925), Bill Condon (1955), Tommy Morrison (1969), Leon Spinks (1953), Katherine Kelly Lang (1961), and Joel Roberts Poinsett (1779).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United States

Among social activists born in United States, Louise Bryant ranks 46Before her are Mary Edwards Walker (1832), Alice Paul (1885), Edna Parker (1893), Medgar Evers (1925), Huey P. Newton (1942), and William Luther Pierce (1933). After her are Cesar Chavez (1927), Eugene V. Debs (1855), Afeni Shakur (1947), John Wesley Hardin (1853), Dorothy Day (1897), and William Lloyd Garrison (1805).