Activists

Karl Marx

Karl Marx

1818 - 1883

A founder of Marxism, an author of “Das Kapital”

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

1706 - 1790

A political figure and a diplomat, one of the founders of USA

Lorenzo di Piero de Medici

Lorenzo di Piero de Medici

1449 - 1492

A Florentine politician, the head of the Florentine republic at the Renaissance period

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

1706 - 1790

A scientist, journalist, publisher, diplomat, politician and mason

Toujan al-Faisal

Toujan al-Faisal

1948 -

Human rights activist, television journalist

Oliver Hill

Oliver Hill

1907 - 2007

Activists

Joseph Cirincione

Joseph Cirincione

November 13, 1949 -

Activists

Mahendra Singh Tikait

Mahendra Singh Tikait

6 October 1935 - 15 May 2011

Indian activist

Clifford May

Clifford May

1951 -

Activists

Thor Halvorssen Mendoza

Thor Halvorssen Mendoza

1976 -

Venezuelan human rights activist

Larry C. Johnson

Larry C. Johnson

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American political pundit

Teller (magician)

Teller (magician)

February 14, 1948 -

Stage magician and libertarian

Colm O'Gorman

Colm O'Gorman

1966 -

Activists

Mohamed Elmoutaoikil

Mohamed Elmoutaoikil

October 10, 1966 -

Sahrawi activist

Aminatou Haidar

Aminatou Haidar

24 July 1966 -

Sahrawi activist

Napoleon (rapper)

Napoleon (rapper)

October 11, 1977 -

American rapper

D-Loc

D-Loc

May 3, 1977 -

American rapper

Ali Salem Tamek

Ali Salem Tamek

December 24, 1973 -

Moroccan activist

Madhu Purnima Kishwar

Madhu Purnima Kishwar

1959 -

Activists

Zhou Dan

Zhou Dan

1974 -

Chinese activist

Linda Jenness

Linda Jenness

1941 -

American activist

Lisa Origliasso

Lisa Origliasso

25 December 1984 -

Activists

Charles Henry Parkhurst

Charles Henry Parkhurst

April 17, 1842 - September 8, 1933

United States clergyman

Morrie Ryskind

Morrie Ryskind

October 20, 1895 - August 24, 1985

American activist and etertainer

Wu Ming

Wu Ming

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Activists

Darcus Howe

Darcus Howe

1943 -

British broadcaster and activist

Michael Lapsley

Michael Lapsley

1949 -

Activists

Eli Pariser

Eli Pariser

1980 -

Activists

Michael X

Michael X

1933 - 16 May 1975

Civil Rights activist

Cheryl Chase (activist)

Cheryl Chase (activist)

August 14, 1956 -

Activists

Glenn Spencer

Glenn Spencer

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American activist

Prabhavati Devi

Prabhavati Devi

1906 - 1973

Activists

Concepcion Picciotto

Concepcion Picciotto

1945 -

Activists

C. Delores Tucker

C. Delores Tucker

October 4, 1927 - October 12, 2005

American political activist

Autherine Lucy

Autherine Lucy

October 5, 1929 -

Activists

Derek Humphry

Derek Humphry

29 April 1930 -

British-born American euthanasia activist and writer

Dorothy Kazel

Dorothy Kazel

June 30, 1939 - December 2, 1980

American Roman Catholic nun

Jean Donovan

Jean Donovan

April 10, 1953 - December 2, 1980

Catholic martyr of El Salvador

Ita Ford

Ita Ford

April 23, 1940 - December 2, 1980

Catholic Martyr of El Salvador

Maura Clarke

Maura Clarke

January 13, 1931 - December 2, 1980

Maryknoll Sister murdered in El Salvador

Lupe Fiasco

Lupe Fiasco

February 16, 1982 -

Rapper

Adelle Davis

Adelle Davis

February 25, 1904 - May 31, 1974

Activists

Muhammad Bassiri

Muhammad Bassiri

1944 - June 1970?

Sahrawi activist

King-Kok Cheung

King-Kok Cheung

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Activists

Vernon Johns

Vernon Johns

April 22, 1892 - June 11, 1965

American activist

Nataša Kandić

Nataša Kandić

1946 -

Human rights activist

Deanna Favre

Deanna Favre

December 28, 1968 -

Activists

Ethan Nadelmann

Ethan Nadelmann

March 13, 1957 -

Activists

Ali Karimli

Ali Karimli

April 28, 1965 -

Activists

José Ferrer Canales

José Ferrer Canales

September 18, 1913 - July 20, 2005

Puerto Rican activist

Rosie Barnes

Rosie Barnes

16 May 1946 -

Political activist; British MP

Sylvia Bourdon

Sylvia Bourdon

1949 -

Activists

Margot Arce de Vázquez

Margot Arce de Vázquez

March 10, 1904 - November 14, 1990

Puerto Rican activist and writer

Ed Roberts (activist)

Ed Roberts (activist)

January 23, 1939 - March 14, 1995

Activists

Walter Wolfgang

Walter Wolfgang

1923 -

British activist

Floyd Schmoe

Floyd Schmoe

September 21, 1895 - April 20, 2001

American activist

Kim Jong-suk

Kim Jong-suk

December 24, 1919 - September 22, 1949

Mother of Kim Jong-il.

Maggie Helwig

Maggie Helwig

1961 -

Activists

Aruna Asaf Ali

Aruna Asaf Ali

July 16, 1909 - July 29, 1996

Indian independence activist

Murat Belge

Murat Belge

1943 -

Activists

Carlos Arredondo

Carlos Arredondo

25 August 1960 -

Activists

Michael Steinhardt

Michael Steinhardt

December 7, 1940 -

American financier, newspaper publisher, philanthropist

Jean-Claude Bajeux

Jean-Claude Bajeux

17 September 1931 - 5 August 2011

Haitian activist and academic

Frances Moore Lappé

Frances Moore Lappé

10 February 1944 -

activist against world hunger

Joanna Macy

Joanna Macy

May 2, 1929 -

Activists

Frank Kameny

Frank Kameny

1925 - 2011

American gay-rights activist

Loraine Hutchins

Loraine Hutchins

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Activists

Lani Ka'ahumanu

Lani Ka'ahumanu

October 5, 1943 -

Bisexual rights activist and feminist

Donald Thomson

Donald Thomson

26 June 1901 - 12 May 1970

Australian anthropologist and ornithologist and Indigenous rights campaigner

Sahajanand Saraswati

Sahajanand Saraswati

22 February 1889 - 25 June 1950

Indian academic

Kanaiyalal Maneklal Munshi

Kanaiyalal Maneklal Munshi

December 30, 1887 - February 8, 1971

Activists

Frank Chin

Frank Chin

February 25, 1940 -

Activists

Lloyd Monserratt

Lloyd Monserratt

December 2, 1966 - January 9, 2003

Activists

Thomas Bramwell Welch

Thomas Bramwell Welch

December 31, 1825 - December 29, 1903

discoverer of the pasteurization process

Morton Blackwell

Morton Blackwell

November 16, 1939 -

Conservative political activist

A. T. Ariyaratne

A. T. Ariyaratne

November 5, 1931 -

Sri Lankan activist

Mildred Fay Jefferson

Mildred Fay Jefferson

April 4, 1926 - October 15, 2010 (aged 84)

AMerican activist

Ezzatollah Sahabi

Ezzatollah Sahabi

9 May 1930 - 31 May 2011

Iranian activist

Dheeran Chinnamalai

Dheeran Chinnamalai

17 April 1757 - 31 July 1805

Freedom Fighter, Indian Revolutionist

Souad Massi

Souad Massi

August 23, 1972 -

Activists

Patrick O'Boyle

Patrick O'Boyle

July 18, 1896 - August 10, 1987

Catholic cardinal

Stuart Rees

Stuart Rees

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Activists

Soe Hok Gie

Soe Hok Gie

17 December 1942 - 16 December 1969

Indonesian activist

Lydia Moss Bradley

Lydia Moss Bradley

July 31, 1816 - January 16, 1908

American philanthropist

Emanuel Litvinoff

Emanuel Litvinoff

5 May 1915 - 24 September 2011

Activists

Anna Mae Aquash

Anna Mae Aquash

1945 - 1975

Native American Activist

Mohammad-Taqi Mesbah-Yazdi

Mohammad-Taqi Mesbah-Yazdi

1934 -

Member of Iran's Assembly of Experts

Clara S. Foltz

Clara S. Foltz

July 16, 1849 - September 2, 1934

United States womens' rights activist

Robert Parris Moses

Robert Parris Moses

1935 -

Activists

Troy Perry

Troy Perry

July 27, 1940 -

Activists

Parvaneh Eskandari Forouhar

Parvaneh Eskandari Forouhar

1938 - November 22, 1998

Activists

Vaikom Muhammad Basheer

Vaikom Muhammad Basheer

21 January 1908 - 5 July 1994

Activists

Lennox Yearwood

Lennox Yearwood

1969 -

American hip hop activist

Yolanda King

Yolanda King

November 17, 1955 - May 15, 2007

Activists

Lindis Percy

Lindis Percy

1941 -

Activists

George Washington Williams

George Washington Williams

October 16, 1849 - August 2, 1891

American publisher

Charles Liteky

Charles Liteky

February 14, 1931 -

United States Army Medal of Honor recipient

André Rebouças

André Rebouças

13 January 1838 - 9 April 1898

Activists

Chali 2na

Chali 2na

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Activists


Living octopus

Living octopus

In countries which are located near sea coasts, sea food is an important part of national cuisine