Jody Williams

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Jody Williams (born October 9, 1950) is an American political activist known for her work in banning anti-personnel landmines, her defense of human rights (especially those of women), and her efforts to promote new understandings of security in today's world. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jody Williams has received more than 206,541 page views. Her biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 60 in 2019). Jody Williams is the 152nd most popular social activist (down from 126th in 2019), the 1,558th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,313th in 2019) and the 19th most popular American Social Activist.

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Among social activists, Jody Williams ranks 152 out of 544Before her are Jan Karski, Musa al-Sadr, Mairead Maguire, Mickey Cohen, Jacques Roux, and Emilie Schindler. After her are Al-Mu'tazz, Balthasar Gérard, Adolfo Pérez Esquivel, Leila Khaled, Campaspe, and Mangal Pandey.

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Among people born in 1950, Jody Williams ranks 55Before her are Nouri al-Maliki, Julius Erving, Kazuko Hironaka, Alan Silvestri, Sônia Braga, and Cybill Shepherd. After her are Brad Dourif, Ueli Maurer, Mory Kanté, Marcheline Bertrand, Roza Otunbayeva, and Janez Drnovšek.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jody Williams ranks 1,558 out of 15,968Before her are Cybill Shepherd (1950), Lisa Ann (1972), George Davis Snell (1903), Jim Parsons (1973), Jake Gyllenhaal (1980), and Kyle MacLachlan (1959). After her are Edward Charles Pickering (1846), Larry Page (1973), Cliff Robertson (1923), Robert W. Holley (1922), Ethan Allen (1738), and Rex Stout (1886).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United States

Among social activists born in United States, Jody Williams ranks 19Before her are Marsha P. Johnson (1945), Frederick Douglass (1818), Betty Ford (1918), Edward Snowden (1983), Fred Phelps (1929), and Mickey Cohen (1913). After her are Billy Milligan (1955), W. E. B. Du Bois (1868), Sojourner Truth (1797), Margaret Sanger (1879), Gloria Steinem (1934), and Coretta Scott King (1927).

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