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Jody Williams

1950 - Today

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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 244,148 page views. Her biography is available in 68 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 65 in 2019). Jody Williams is the 109th most popular social activist (up from 152nd in 2019), the 1,078th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,557th in 2019) and the 12th most popular American Social Activist.

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Among social activists, Jody Williams ranks 109 out of 538Before her are Vlado Chernozemski, Kim Hyong-jik, Paul Schäfer, Frank Costello, Mordechai Anielewicz, and Gopal Krishna Gokhale. After her are Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya, Vinoba Bhave, Georgy Gapon, Hans Scholl, Hilda Gadea, and Rashid ad-Din Sinan.

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Among people born in 1950, Jody Williams ranks 34Before her are Prokopis Pavlopoulos, Flavio Briatore, Chris Norman, Gabriel Byrne, Néstor Kirchner, and Jörg Haider. After her are William H. Macy, Marcheline Bertrand, Daniel Auteuil, Jody Scheckter, Tsugumi Ohba, and Russell Alan Hulse.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jody Williams ranks 1,078 out of 18,182Before her are Guy Williams (1924), Peter Eisenman (1932), G. Stanley Hall (1846), Alicia Keys (1981), Ben E. King (1938), and William Friedkin (1935). After her are Burton Richter (1931), Cordell Hull (1871), Leo Fender (1909), Sheldon Lee Glashow (1932), Dick Van Dyke (1925), and Mark Felt (1913).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United States

Among social activists born in United States, Jody Williams ranks 12Before her are Emily Greene Balch (1867), Angela Davis (1944), Jane Addams (1860), Jimmy Hoffa (1913), Bugsy Siegel (1906), and Susan B. Anthony (1820). After her are John Brown (1800), Frederick Douglass (1818), Betty Ford (1918), Edward Snowden (1983), Margaret Sanger (1879), and Fred Phelps (1929).

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