Joshua Wong

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Joshua Wong Chi-fung (Chinese: 黃之鋒; Cantonese Yale: Wòhng Jīfūng, born 13 October 1996) is a Hong Kong activist and politician. He served as secretary-general of the pro-democracy party Demosistō until it disbanded following the implementation of the Hong Kong national security law on 30 June 2020. Wong was previously convenor and founder of the Hong Kong student activist group Scholarism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joshua Wong has received more than 616,779 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Joshua Wong is the 474th most popular social activist (down from 401st in 2019), the 64th most popular biography from Hong Kong (down from 44th in 2019) and the most popular Chinese Social Activist.

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Among social activists, Joshua Wong ranks 474 out of 544. Before him are Anthony Dod Mantle, Hawa Abdi, Yoani Sánchez, Flora Brovina, Jón Páll Sigmarsson, and Shin Dong-hyuk. After him are Oinikhol Bobonazarova, Razan Zaitouneh, Julia Butterfly Hill, Elizaveta Glinka, Dick Gregory, and Emily Murphy.

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Among people born in 1996, Joshua Wong ranks 53Before him are Anya Taylor-Joy, Courtney Eaton, Junior Firpo, Normani, Kang Daniel, and Dani Ceballos. After him are Faker, Anya Chalotra, Aleksandr Golovin, Florence Pugh, Chungha, and Fabio Jakobsen.

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In Hong Kong

Among people born in Hong Kong, Joshua Wong ranks 64 out of 80. Before him are Denise Ho (1977), Romola Garai (1982), Gillian Chung (1981), Coco Lee (1975), Eason Chan (1974), and Sammi Cheng (1972). After him are Marco Fu (1978), Gigi Leung (1976), Miriam Yeung (1974), Joan Lorring (1926), Agnes Chow (1996), and Joey Yung (1980).


Among social activists born in Hong Kong, Joshua Wong ranks 1

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