Lucy Parsons

1853 - 1942

Lucy Parsons

Lucy Eldine Gonzalez Parsons (born Lucia Carter; 1851 – March 7, 1942) was an American labor organizer, radical socialist and anarcho-communist. She is remembered as a powerful orator. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lucy Parsons has received more than 292,579 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 340th most popular social activist.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

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  • 2.54

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among social activists, Lucy Parsons ranks 339 out of 426Before her are Olga Lepeshinskaya, Romas Kalanta, Mumia Abu-Jamal, William Lloyd Garrison, Yagan, and Marsha P. Johnson. After her are Sakine Cansız, Wolfe Tone, Lucy Stone, Wu'erkaixi, Claudette Colvin, and Eoin O'Duffy.

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Among people born in 1853, Lucy Parsons ranks 66Before her are Lillie Langtry, Ian Hamilton, Heinrich Lammasch, Vladimir Gilyarovsky, Leo Anton Karl de Ball, and Konstantin Stoilov. After her are Emilio Aceval, Philander C. Knox, and David Belasco. Among people deceased in 1942, Lucy Parsons ranks 146Before her are Harald Tammer, Edna May Oliver, Joshua Pim, Pranas Dovydaitis, Frank Irons, and Sidney Fox. After her are May Robson, Heinrich Burger, Clinton Hart Merriam, Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, Mahadev Desai, and James Cruze.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lucy Parsons ranks 5,627 out of 12,171Before her are Timothy Treadwell (1957), Blind Willie McTell (1898), Kevin Garnett (1976), Paul Butterfield (null), Tom Lehrer (1928), and Thelma Todd (1906). After her are Abel P. Upshur (1790), Susanna Kaysen (1948), Bob Mathias (1930), Maurice Costello (1877), John M. Clayton (1796), and Joan Hackett (1934).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United States

Among social activists born in United States, Lucy Parsons ranks 52Before her are Leonard Peltier (1944), Anna Louise Strong (1885), Samantha Smith (1972), Mumia Abu-Jamal (1954), William Lloyd Garrison (1805), and Marsha P. Johnson (1945). After her are Otto Warmbier (1994), Afeni Shakur (1947), Sylvia Rivera (1951), Mary Edwards Walker (null), Catharine MacKinnon (1946), and Ralph Abernathy (1926).

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