Marilyn Ferguson

1938 - 2008

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Marilyn Ferguson (April 5, 1938 in Grand Junction, Colorado – October 19, 2008) was an American author, editor and public speaker known for her 1980 book The Aquarian Conspiracy which is connected with the New Age Movement. A founding member of the Association of Humanistic Psychology, Ferguson published and edited the well-regarded science newsletter Brain/Mind Bulletin from 1975 to 1996. She eventually earned numerous honorary degrees, served on the board of directors of the Institute of Noetic Sciences, and befriended such diverse figures of influence as inventor and theorist Buckminster Fuller, spiritual author Ram Dass, Nobel Prize-winning chemist Ilya Prigogine and billionaire Ted Turner. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marilyn Ferguson has received more than 109,476 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Marilyn Ferguson is the 4,386th most popular writer, the 6,345th most popular biography from United States and the 526th most popular American Writer.

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Among writers, Marilyn Ferguson ranks 4,386 out of 5,794Before her are Philippe Néricault Destouches, Edoardo Sanguineti, Károly Kisfaludy, Herbert Achternbusch, Frank Heller, and Karolina Světlá. After her are Dmitry Gulia, Muriel Barbery, Greg Egan, Vladimir Dudintsev, Panyassis, and Karel Sabina.

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Among people born in 1938, Marilyn Ferguson ranks 340Before her are Tang Jiaxuan, Elza Ibrahimova, Bhalchandra Nemade, Louis-Marie Billé, Viktor Konovalenko, and Herbert Achternbusch. After her are Jay Garner, Alton Ellis, Carlos Lapetra, Lynn Conway, Robert Rubin, and Heinz Strehl. Among people deceased in 2008, Marilyn Ferguson ranks 216Before her are Natalia Bessmertnova, Nikolai Baibakov, Norman Smith, Thomas M. Disch, Anton Allemann, and Antonio José González Zumárraga. After her are Ollie Johnston, Jimmy Giuffre, Alton Ellis, Wu Xueqian, Neil Bartlett, and Cachao.

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Among people born in United States, Marilyn Ferguson ranks 6,345 out of 15,968Before her are Morris Kirksey (1895), Junior Wells (1934), Michael Rosenbaum (1972), Jonathan Pollard (1954), Fats Navarro (1923), and Harold Brown (1927). After her are Leila Denmark (1898), Galo Plaza (1906), Cassandra Peterson (1951), Hal Blaine (1929), Marla Gibbs (1931), and Akebono Tarō (1969).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Marilyn Ferguson ranks 526Before her are Timothy Zahn (1951), Mona Simpson (1957), L. J. Smith (1965), Ernie Pyle (1900), Robert Lowell (1917), and Mark Frost (1953). After her are Walter M. Miller Jr. (1923), Lucius Shepard (1943), Cyril M. Kornbluth (1923), Conrad Aiken (1889), Daniel Quinn (1935), and William Inge (1913).