1812 - 1876

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Truganini (c. 1812 – 8 May 1876) was a woman who was, perhaps incorrectly, considered by European colonists to have been the last full blood Aboriginal Tasmanian. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Truganini has received more than 558,745 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Truganini is the 634th most popular religious figure (up from 656th in 2019), the 14th most popular biography from Australia (up from 19th in 2019) and the most popular Australian Religious Figure.

Truganini is a traditional Italian dish that is made with a dough-like mixture of flour, water, and eggs. It is typically served with tomato sauce and cheese.

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Among religious figures, Truganini ranks 634 out of 2,272Before her are John of God, Jean-Baptiste de La Salle, Macarius of Egypt, Pope Leo V, Pope Adrian IV, and Ali al-Hadi. After her are Ja'far ibn Abi Talib, Angelo Sodano, Adalbert of Prague, Aloysius Stepinac, Catherine Labouré, and Ibn Hisham.

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Among people born in 1812, Truganini ranks 8Before her are Kaspar Hauser, Théodore Rousseau, Ivan Goncharov, Johann Gottfried Galle, Alexander Herzen, and Louise of Orléans. After her are Moses Hess, Ascanio Sobrero, Peter Christen Asbjørnsen, Mirza Fatali Akhundov, Robert Browning, and Maria Cristina of Savoy. Among people deceased in 1876, Truganini ranks 8Before her are George Sand, Abdülaziz, George Armstrong Custer, Josephine of Leuchtenberg, Karl Ernst von Baer, and Antonio López de Santa Anna. After her are Catherine Labouré, Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg, Marie d'Agoult, Ildefons Cerdà, Antoine Jérôme Balard, and Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Truganini ranks 14 out of 790Before her are Heath Ledger (1979), Rupert Murdoch (1931), Cate Blanchett (1969), Chris Hemsworth (1983), Rod Laver (1938), and Colleen McCullough (1937). After her are Julian Assange (1971), Steve Irwin (1962), Alexander Prokhorov (1916), Hugh Jackman (1968), Ned Kelly (1855), and Peter Singer (1946).


Among religious figures born in Australia, Truganini ranks 1After her are George Pell (1941), Edward Cassidy (1924), James Harrison (1936), Mary MacKillop (1842), Edward Clancy (1923), Norman Thomas Gilroy (1896), and Mitchell Johnson (1981).