Victoria Woodhull

1838 - 1927

Victoria Woodhull

Victoria Claflin Woodhull, later Victoria Woodhull Martin (September 23, 1838 – June 9, 1927), was an American leader of the women's suffrage movement. In 1872, she ran for President of the United States. While many historians and authors agree that Woodhull was the first woman to run for President of the United States, some have questioned that priority given issues with the legality of her run. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Victoria Woodhull has received more than 2,247,459 page views. Her biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 9,977th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Victoria Woodhull ranks 9,927 out of 14,801Before her are Dirk VII, Count of Holland, Alexander Miasnikian, Vera Aceva, Nicaea of Macedon, Hamad bin Thuwaini of Zanzibar, and José Miguel Gómez. After her are Kurt Hahn, Nedjemibre, Ariarathes III of Cappadocia, Heinrich Kiepert, Abdelaziz Belkhadem, and Frits Bolkestein.

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Among people born in 1838, Victoria Woodhull ranks 55Before her are August Šenoa, Karl Weyprecht, Joel Asaph Allen, Jules Dalou, Marianne Cope, and Nicolás Salmerón y Alonso. After her are Henry Adams, Mahmoud Sami el-Baroudi, Thomas Blake Glover, John Hay, Sherburne Wesley Burnham, and Ferdinand Zirkel. Among people deceased in 1927, Victoria Woodhull ranks 73Before her are Ram Prasad Bismil, Victorine Meurent, József Rippl-Rónai, Franz Rohr von Denta, Constance Markievicz, and Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria. After her are Marie-Alphonsine Danil Ghattas, Jurgis Matulaitis-Matulevičius, Georg Ossian Sars, Francis Lane, Nikolaos Kalogeropoulos, and Charles Doolittle Walcott.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Victoria Woodhull ranks 3,723 out of 12,171Before her are Movita Castaneda (1916), Sam Phillips (1923), Zelda Rubinstein (1933), Irving Cummings (1888), Raymond Moody (1944), and Chris Hardwick (1971). After her are Toby Keith (1961), Ronald Graham (1935), Pitbull (1981), Virginia Madsen (1961), Robert H. Jackson (1892), and Benny Urquidez (1952).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Victoria Woodhull ranks 237Before her are Spotted Elk (1826), Schuyler Colfax (1823), Edith Roosevelt (1861), W. Averell Harriman (1891), Pat Buchanan (1938), and Elihu Yale (1649). After her are Robert H. Jackson (1892), Thomas E. Dewey (1902), Edmund Randolph (1753), George Andrew Reisner (1867), George McGovern (1922), and Grace Coolidge (1879).