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Besant, Annie

Born: 1847 AD
Died: 1933 AD
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.