SOCIAL ACTIVIST

Cindy Sheehan

1957 - Today

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Cindy Lee Miller Sheehan (born July 10, 1957) is an American anti-war activist, whose son, U.S. Army Specialist Casey Sheehan, was killed by enemy action during the Iraq War. She attracted national and international media attention in August 2005 for her extended antiwar protest at a makeshift camp outside President George W. Bush's Texas ranch—a stand that drew both passionate support and criticism. Sheehan ran unsuccessfully for Congress in 2008. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cindy Sheehan has received more than 396,007 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Cindy Sheehan is the 514th most popular social activist (down from 419th in 2019), the 14,469th most popular biography from United States (down from 11,236th in 2019) and the 94th most popular American Social Activist.

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  • 19

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  • 1.38

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  • 3.90

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Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS

Among social activists, Cindy Sheehan ranks 514 out of 544Before her are Sonita Alizadeh, Lamiya Haji Bashar, Enric Duran, Aliaa Magda Elmahdy, Irom Chanu Sharmila, and Tarana Burke. After her are Edvin Kanka Cudic, Ihor Kostenko, Death of Sahar Khodayari, Nisha Ayub, Anjem Choudary, and Mukhtar Mai.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1957, Cindy Sheehan ranks 581Before her are Jan Hooks, Arthur Albiston, Colin Mochrie, Ratna Pathak, Jeh Johnson, and Steve Foster. After her are Patrick McLoughlin, Jim McGreevey, Bob Ehrlich, Margaret Spellings, Mal Donaghy, and Mark Acheson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Cindy Sheehan ranks 14,469 out of 15,968Before her are JTG (1984), Ed Royce (1951), Jay Williams (1981), Gary Peters (1958), Raymond Felton (1984), and John Moyer (1974). After her are Nikki DeLoach (1979), Rachael Ray (1968), Tiffany Cohen (1966), Christina Romer (1958), Erik Weihenmayer (1968), and Mike Rodgers (1985).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United States

Among social activists born in United States, Cindy Sheehan ranks 94Before her are Jack Thompson (1951), Walter Reuther (1907), Edith Windsor (1929), Lizzie Velásquez (1989), Ronan Farrow (1987), and Tarana Burke (1973). After her are Linda Sarsour (1980) and Emma González (1999).