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Besant, Annie (nee Wood)

Born: 1847 AD
Died: 1933 AD, at 85 years of age.

Nationality: English
Categories: Activists, Novelists, Philanthropist


English social reformer and Theosophist mystic in India


1847 - Born on the 1st of August in London, England.


1867 - Married a clergyman Frank Besant, younger brother of Walter Besant.


1874 - She authored "The Political Status of Women".


1877 - Wrote "The Law Of Population".


1878 - Wrote a non-fictional book "Marriage, As It Was, As It Is, And As It Should Be: A Plea For Reform".


1885 - She wrote "Autobiographical Sketches".


1890 - Joined Blavatsky's Theosophy Society and created her own splinter group after Blavatsky's death.


1893 - Authored a non-fictional book "An Autobiography".


1898 - Wrote "The Ancient Wisdom".


1908 - Wrote "Introduction to Yoga".


1929 - Wrote "The Doctrine of the Heart".


1933 - She died on 20th of September in Madras, India.





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