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Annie Besant

Annie Besant was born 1 October 1847 in Clapham London to parents of Irish roots. After the early death of her father in 1852, the family were brought up in relative poverty and Annie was looked after by a friend of the family Ellen Marryat. This enabled Annie to gain a good education and travel around Europe. In 1867, aged only 19, she married a clergyman Frank Besant, seven years her senior. They went to live in Sibsey, Lincolnshire, where Frank was a vicar. However, the marriage soon...See more

Personality Profile For Annie Besant

Annie Besant

The following is a personality profile of Annie Besant based on her work.

Annie Besant is shrewd and somewhat insensitive.

She is philosophical, she is open to and intrigued by new ideas and loves to explore them. She is empathetic as well: she feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. But, Annie Besant is also calm under pressure: she handles unexpected events calmly and effectively.

More than most people, her choices are driven by a desire for discovery.

She is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: she cares more about making her own path than following what others have done. Considers independence to guide a large part of what she does: she likes to set her own goals to decide how to best achieve them.


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