Adrian Lamo

1981 - 2018

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Adrián Alfonso Lamo Atwood (February 20, 1981 – March 14, 2018) was an American threat analyst and hacker. Lamo first gained media attention for breaking into several high-profile computer networks, including those of The New York Times, Yahoo!, and Microsoft, culminating in his 2003 arrest.Lamo was best known for reporting U.S. soldier Chelsea Manning to Army criminal investigators in 2010 for leaking hundreds of thousands of sensitive U.S. government documents to WikiLeaks. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adrian Lamo has received more than 1,060,525 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Adrian Lamo is the 104th most popular journalist (down from 81st in 2019), the 11,930th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,223rd in 2019) and the 26th most popular American Journalist.

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  • 25

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  • 3.20

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Among journalists, Adrian Lamo ranks 104 out of 129Before him are Arbana Xharra, Samantha Power, Tucker Carlson, Bogna Koreng, Amy Goodman, and Maria Ressa. After him are Margarita Simonyan, Nina García, Richard Corliss, Arnab Goswami, Frances Bean Cobain, and Alan Johnston.

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Among people born in 1981, Adrian Lamo ranks 387Before him are Felipe Baloy, Vahina Giocante, Tad Hilgenbrink, Gökhan Zan, Alexandr Kolobnev, and Steve Gohouri. After him are Matti Hautamäki, Kwak Tae-hwi, Maxim Iglinsky, K.Will, Paolo Lorenzi, and Shiri Maimon. Among people deceased in 2018, Adrian Lamo ranks 453Before him are Carlos Ezquerra, Ken Flach, Aloyzas Kveinys, Peter Thompson, Stan Anderson, and Javier Otxoa. After him are Maryon Pittman Allen, Tetsuro Miura, Harry Anderson, Anne Donovan, Arnaud Beltrame, and Pete Shelley.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Adrian Lamo ranks 11,930 out of 15,968Before him are Kevin Lima (1962), Bea Benaderet (1906), Willie Banks (1956), Amy Heckerling (1954), Nan Grey (1918), and Roy Tarpley (1964). After him are Aunjanue Ellis (1969), Beth Heiden (1959), David Lovering (1961), AJ Lee (1987), Johnny Lewis (1983), and Barbara Cook (1927).

Among JOURNALISTS In United States

Among journalists born in United States, Adrian Lamo ranks 26Before him are Megyn Kelly (1970), Frances Benjamin Johnston (1864), Diane Sawyer (1945), James Foley (1973), Tucker Carlson (1969), and Amy Goodman (1957). After him are Richard Corliss (1944), Frances Bean Cobain (1992), Roxana Saberi (1977), Steven Sotloff (1983), Tim Russert (1950), and Andrew Breitbart (1969).

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