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Shivakumara Swami

1907 - 2019

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Shivakumara Swami (born Shivanna; 1 April 1907 – 21 January 2019) was an Indian supercentenarian, humanitarian, spiritual leader and educator. He was a Veerashaiva Lingayat religious figure, he joined the Siddaganga Matha in 1930 Karnataka and became head seer from 1941. He also founded the Sri Siddaganga Education Society. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shivakumara Swami has received more than 915,148 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Shivakumara Swami is the 448th most popular social activist, the 665th most popular biography from India and the 31st most popular Indian Social Activist.

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Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS

Among social activists, Shivakumara Swami ranks 448 out of 544Before him are Dolores Huerta, Bram Fischer, Berta Cáceres, Lydia Cacho, Nirmala Deshpande, and Rachel Corrie. After him are Ernestine Rose, Medha Patkar, James Larkin, Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, Mary McLeod Bethune, and Frances Ames.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1907, Shivakumara Swami ranks 295Before him are Jacques Barzun, Mike Mazurki, Mildred Bailey, Bill Holland, Kate Smith, and Paul Nitze. After him are Seth Neddermeyer, George Baird, Mehboob Khan, Roy Welensky, Christopher Fry, and Paul Douglas. Among people deceased in 2019, Shivakumara Swami ranks 429Before him are Peter McNamara, Walter Munk, Alexander Volkov, Joseph Pilato, Mary L. Good, and Blanca Fernández Ochoa. After him are Harold Prince, Gert Frank, Jeon Mi-seon, Abdul Hamid, Norma Croker, and Fernando Ricksen.

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In India

Among people born in India, Shivakumara Swami ranks 665 out of 1,227Before him are Nirmala Deshpande (1929), Jaswant Singh (1938), Kenneth Anderson (1891), Cornelia Sorabji (1866), Shakti Kapoor (1952), and Neetu Singh (1958). After him are Zohra Sehgal (1912), Medha Patkar (1954), Usha Mangeshkar (1935), Sunil Gavaskar (1949), R. K. Laxman (1921), and Jayachamarajendra Wadiyar (1919).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In India

Among social activists born in India, Shivakumara Swami ranks 31Before him are Kamala Nehru (1899), Neerja Bhanot (1963), Ela Bhatt (1933), Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale (1947), Veerappan (1952), and Nirmala Deshpande (1929). After him are Medha Patkar (1954), Jadav Payeng (1963), Gauri Lankesh (1962), Irom Chanu Sharmila (1972), Sunitha Krishnan (1972), and Laxmi Agarwal (1990).