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Mary Daly

1928 - 2010

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Mary Daly (October 16, 1928–January 3, 2010) was an American radical feminist philosopher and theologian. Daly, who described herself as a "radical lesbian feminist", taught at the Jesuit-run Boston College for 33 years. Once a practicing Roman Catholic, she had disavowed Christianity by the early 1970s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary Daly has received more than 394,388 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Mary Daly is the 985th most popular philosopher (down from 981st in 2019), the 4,830th most popular biography from United States (up from 5,435th in 2019) and the 45th most popular American Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Mary Daly ranks 985 out of 1,081Before her are Ram Dass, Jaimini, Josef Pieper, Jerzy Żuławski, Abraham Joshua Heschel, and Alice von Hildebrand. After her are Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Ernest Nagel, Friedrich Paulsen, Bernard Stiegler, Abdolkarim Soroush, and Harry Frankfurt.

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Among people born in 1928, Mary Daly ranks 291Before her are Kiyoshi Atsumi, Arnfinn Bergmann, Hidetaka Nishiyama, Qian Qichen, Ruth Westheimer, and Elio Sgreccia. After her are Bob Crane, Vincent Gigante, Steingrímur Hermannsson, Minas Avetisyan, Anatoly Filipchenko, and Charles David Keeling. Among people deceased in 2010, Mary Daly ranks 196Before her are Charles Mackerras, Laurent Terzieff, Egon Klepsch, Samuel T. Cohen, Jean Rollin, and Marcel Domingo. After her are Mohammed Mzali, Steingrímur Hermannsson, Zoltán Varga, Yvonne Loriod, Sandro de América, and Alex Higgins.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mary Daly ranks 4,830 out of 18,182Before her are Edward Feigenbaum (1936), Charles Demuth (1883), Angelica Singleton Van Buren (1818), Virginia E. Johnson (1925), Ernest B. Schoedsack (1893), and John Madden (1936). After her are Mike Connors (1925), Doug Jones (1960), Lara Flynn Boyle (1970), Jeralean Talley (1899), Chris Carter (1956), and Mathew Brady (1822).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In United States

Among philosophers born in United States, Mary Daly ranks 45Before her are Lon L. Fuller (1902), Lysander Spooner (1808), Peter Lamborn Wilson (1945), Wilfrid Sellars (1912), Susan George (1934), and Ram Dass (1931). After her are Harry Frankfurt (1929), Amos Bronson Alcott (1799), Stanley Cavell (1926), Barrington Moore Jr. (1913), Allan Bloom (1930), and Hubert Dreyfus (1929).