SOCIAL ACTIVIST

Vinoba Bhave

1895 - 1982

Vinoba Bhave

Vinayak Narahari "Vinoba" Bhave (pronunciation ; 11 September 1895 – 15 November 1982) was an Indian advocate of nonviolence and human rights. Often called Acharya (Sanskrit for teacher), he is best known for the Bhoodan Movement. He is considered as a National Teacher of India and the spiritual successor of Mohandas Gandhi. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vinoba Bhave has received more than 924,588 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 139th most popular social activist.

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  • 57.89

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  • 30

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  • 4.17

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.19

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS

Among social activists, Vinoba Bhave ranks 138 out of 426Before him are Mairead Maguire, Steve Biko, Jacques Roux, John Brown, Wat Tyler, and Balthasar Gérard. After him are Frederick Douglass, Moses Montefiore, Ishikawa Goemon, Adolfo Pérez Esquivel, Hrant Dink, and Al-Mu'tazz.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1895, Vinoba Bhave ranks 75Before him are Jean Giono, Ferdinand Čatloš, Tadeusz Bór-Komorowski, Dickinson W. Richards, Lin Yutang, and Jack Dempsey. After him are Prince Pierre, Duke of Valentinois, Friedrich Jeckeln, Kiril, Prince of Preslav, Shote Galica, Henry de Montherlant, and Alexander Orlov. Among people deceased in 1982, Vinoba Bhave ranks 58Before him are Varlam Shalamov, Takashi Shimura, Jiro Horikoshi, Colin Chapman, Anna German, and Philip Noel-Baker. After him are Eduardo Frei Montalva, Leopold Trepper, Marty Feldman, Jack Swigert, Bachir Gemayel, and Bess Truman.

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In India

Among people born in India, Vinoba Bhave ranks 125 out of 848Before him are Kazi Nazrul Islam (1899), Chandra Shekhar Azad (1906), Pratibha Patil (1934), Shantideva (685), Bankim Chandra Chatterjee (1838), and Nizam-ul-Mulk, Asaf Jah I (1671). After him are Vinayak Damodar Savarkar (1883), B. K. S. Iyengar (1918), Gerald Durrell (1925), Wilfred Bion (1897), Chandrakirti (600), and S. R. Ranganathan (1892).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In India

Among social activists born in India, Vinoba Bhave ranks 7Before him are Mahatma Gandhi (1869), Bal Gangadhar Tilak (1856), Kasturba Gandhi (1869), Syed Ahmad Khan (1817), Lal Bahadur Shastri (1904), and Mangal Pandey (1827). After him are Gerald Durrell (1925), Gopal Krishna Gokhale (1866), Kittur Chennamma (1778), Kailash Satyarthi (1954), Anna Hazare (1937), and Vandana Shiva (1952).

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