John Hope Franklin
#8988 Overall Influence

John Hope Franklin

American historian

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John Hope Franklin was an American historian of the United States and former president of Phi Beta Kappa, the Organization of American Historians, the American Historical Association, and the Southern Historical Association. Franklin is best known for his work From Slavery to Freedom, first published in 1947, and continually updated. More than three million copies have been sold. In 1995, he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor.

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Dillard University
Dillard University

Private college in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

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University of Chicago
University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Howard University
Howard University

University in Washington D.C.

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Duke University
Duke University

Private university in Durham, North Carolina, United States

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Brooklyn College
Brooklyn College

Senior college of the City University of New York, located in Brooklyn

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University of Cambridge
University of Cambridge

Collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom

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Fisk University
Fisk University

University in Nashville

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#186 World Rank #31 USA Rank
History
#29011 World Rank #7363 USA Rank
Literature