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Walter Rauschenbusch

1861 - 1918

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Walter Rauschenbusch (1861–1918) was an American theologian and Baptist pastor who taught at the Rochester Theological Seminary. Rauschenbusch was a key figure in the Social Gospel and single tax movements that flourished in the United States during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Walter Rauschenbusch has received more than 294,576 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Walter Rauschenbusch is the 2,514th most popular religious figure (down from 2,178th in 2019), the 10,202nd most popular biography from United States (down from 9,938th in 2019) and the 80th most popular American Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Walter Rauschenbusch ranks 2,514 out of 2,238Before him are William Morgan, John Ogilvie, Thomas Cooray, William Dunbar, Pope Celadion of Alexandria, and John T. Scopes. After him are Gaudencio Rosales, Anders Wejryd, Simon Pimenta, Tris Speaker, Dan Osman, and Avery Dulles.

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Among people born in 1861, Walter Rauschenbusch ranks 130Before him are Louis Eugène Roy, Ismael Montes, Zoltán Ambrus, Claudio Williman, Kalliroi Parren, and Emiliano González Navero. After him are Feodor Yulievich Levinson-Lessing, John Bell Hatcher, Émile Grumiaux, E. Pauline Johnson, Albert B. Fall, and Edith Cowan. Among people deceased in 1918, Walter Rauschenbusch ranks 162Before him are Grove Karl Gilbert, Harold Lockwood, John Antoine Nau, Amalie Materna, Anna Held, and George Reid. After him are Birt Acres, Joseph F. Smith, Reggie Pridmore, J. Donald Cameron, Jakob Jakobsen, and Gaston Salmon.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Walter Rauschenbusch ranks 10,202 out of 18,182Before him are Colson Whitehead (1969), Leon Rippy (1949), Bernie Casey (1939), Kid Cudi (1984), Charles Farrell (1900), and Kevin S. Bright (1954). After him are Eric Holder (1951), Timothy Geithner (1961), Mekhi Phifer (1974), Lydia Maria Child (1802), Edward Brooke (1919), and Brian Tyler (1972).

Among RELIGIOUS FIGURES In United States

Among religious figures born in United States, Walter Rauschenbusch ranks 80Before him are Justin Francis Rigali (1935), James Gibbons (1834), John McCloskey (1810), Les Clark (1907), Blanche Barton (1961), and John T. Scopes (1900). After him are Tris Speaker (1888), Dan Osman (1963), Avery Dulles (1918), Edward Egan (1932), William Cameron Townsend (1896), and Katharine Drexel (1858).