Eugene V. Debs Rank
About Eugene V. Debs
Eugene V. Debs is mostly remembered as the co-founder of the labor union called Industrial Workers of the World. As a politician, he contested for the American presidency on five different occasions, on the tickets of the Socialist Party of America. He later joined the Democratic Party and in 1884, and was voted into the Indiana General Assembly.
Debs also played key roles in the formation of a number of political parties such as the Social Democratic Party of America, and Social Democracy of America.
His parents were Marguerite Mari Bettrich and Jean Daniel Debs. In 1885, he tied the knot with Kate Metzel.
Facts about Eugene V. Debs
In 1918, he was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment after he was arrested for criticizing America’s participation in the First World War.
He abandoned his high school education to take up a job in a car shop.
As of August 2020, his home has been preserved on the Indiana State University’s campus.
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Famous quotes by Eugene V. Debs
I have no country to fight for my country is the earth, and I am a citizen of the world.Eugene V. Debs
Those who produce should have, but we know that those who produce the most - that is, those who work hardest, and at the most difficult and most menial tasks, have the least.Eugene V. Debs
When great changes occur in history, when great principles are involved, as a rule the majority are wrong.Eugene V. Debs
Eugene V. Debs' Popularity
Eugene V. Debs was a famous American politician, who was born on November 5, 1855. As a person born on this date, Eugene V. Debs is listed in our database as the 64th most popular celebrity for the day (November 5) and the 5th most popular for the year (1855).
People born on November 5 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Eugene V. Debs is the 2345th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Eugene V. Debs' birthday, Eugene V. Debs is the 14804th most famous American and ranks 5th in famous people born in Terre Haute, Indiana, U.S.
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