Vilma Espín

1930 - 2007

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Vilma Lucila Espín Guillois (7 April 1930 – 18 June 2007) was a Cuban revolutionary, feminist, and chemical engineer. She helped supply and organize the 26th of July Movement as an underground spy, and took an active role in many branches of the Cuban government from the conclusion of the revolution to her death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vilma Espín has received more than 263,750 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Vilma Espín is the 6,761st most popular politician (up from 7,223rd in 2019), the 37th most popular biography from Cuba (up from 38th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Cuban Politician.

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Among politicians, Vilma Espín ranks 6,761 out of 15,710. Before her are Viktor Chernov, Gall, Argaeus I of Macedon, Horace François Bastien Sébastiani de La Porta, Jacob Rothschild, 4th Baron Rothschild, and Publius Servilius Vatia Isauricus. After her are Philip of France, Barthélemy Boganda, Dinmukhamed Kunaev, Louis VI, Elector Palatine, Fletcher Christian, and Polina Zhemchuzhina.

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Among people born in 1930, Vilma Espín ranks 138Before her are Harold Bloom, Carolyn Jones, Fritz Wunderlich, Michel Rocard, Marshall Sahlins, and Lina Kostenko. After her are Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada, Robert Culp, Kinji Fukasaku, Rudolf E. Kálmán, Clifford Brown, and Miljan Miljanić. Among people deceased in 2007, Vilma Espín ranks 95Before her are Bernd Freytag von Loringhoven, Steve Fossett, Nobuo Matsunaga, Luigi Comencini, Denny Doherty, and Lee Hazlewood. After her are Gianfranco Ferré, Julien Gracq, Maurice Papon, Parry O'Brien, David Lane, and Barzan Ibrahim al-Tikriti.

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Among people born in Cuba, Vilma Espín ranks 37 out of 202. Before her are Aleida March (1936), Huber Matos (1918), Carlos Puebla (1917), Leo Brouwer (1939), Ramón Grau (1881), and Wifredo Lam (1902). After her are Nicolás Guillén (1902), Sergio Oliva (1941), José-Maria de Heredia (1842), Manuel Urrutia Lleó (1901), Steven Bauer (1956), and Ernesto Lecuona (1895).

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Among politicians born in Cuba, Vilma Espín ranks 13Before her are Maria Teresa, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg (1956), Juan Almeida Bosque (1927), Gerardo Machado (1871), Carlos Manuel de Céspedes (1819), Aleida March (1936), and Ramón Grau (1881). After her are Sergio Oliva (1941), Manuel Urrutia Lleó (1901), Tomás Estrada Palma (1835), Celia Sánchez (1920), Dámaso Berenguer (1873), and Arnaldo Ochoa (1930).