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Matilda Joslyn Gage

1826 - 1898

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Matilda Joslyn Gage (March 24, 1826 – March 18, 1898) was a women's suffragist, Native American rights activist, abolitionist, freethinker, and author. She is the eponym for the Matilda effect, which describes the tendency to deny women credit for scientific invention. She was the youngest speaker at the 1852 National Women's Rights Convention held in Syracuse, New York. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Matilda Joslyn Gage has received more than 217,962 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Matilda Joslyn Gage is the 426th most popular social activist, the 8,495th most popular biography from United States and the 70th most popular American Social Activist.

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Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS

Among social activists, Matilda Joslyn Gage ranks 426 out of 544Before her are Ella Baker, Jared Taylor, Akira Amano, Wu'erkaixi, Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, and Iqbal Masih. After her are Wang Dan, Harry Hay, Aaron Swartz, Aminatou Haidar, Oswaldo Payá, and Bayard Rustin.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1826, Matilda Joslyn Gage ranks 51Before her are August Ahlqvist, Friedrich Chrysander, Hans Peter Jørgen Julius Thomsen, Julia Grant, Matvey Gusev, and Sereno Watson. After her are John Buford and José Eusebio Otalora. Among people deceased in 1898, Matilda Joslyn Gage ranks 67Before her are Wilford Woodruff, Princess Marie of Saxe-Altenburg, Yakov Polonsky, Don Carlos Buell, William Rosecrans, and Benjamin Mountfort. After her are George Grey, Georg Bühler, Samuel Plimsoll, Thomas F. Bayard, and Frances Willard.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Matilda Joslyn Gage ranks 8,495 out of 15,968Before her are Darren Criss (1987), Zach Galligan (1964), Roxann Dawson (1958), M. Scott Peck (1936), James Daly (1918), and Al Sharpton (1954). After her are Patrick Warburton (1964), Reta Shaw (1912), Catherine Hardy Lavender (1930), Heather O'Rourke (1975), Alyson Noël (1965), and Brian Tyler (1972).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United States

Among social activists born in United States, Matilda Joslyn Gage ranks 70Before her are James Meredith (1933), Ralph Abernathy (1926), Bill Haywood (1869), Martin Luther King III (1957), Roger Stone (1952), and Ella Baker (1903). After her are Aaron Swartz (1986), Bayard Rustin (1912), Dorothy Height (1912), Mildred Gillars (1900), Elizabeth Gurley Flynn (1890), and Dorothea Dix (1802).