Meena Keshwar Kamal

1956 - 1987

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Meena Keshwar Kamal (Pashto/Persian: مینا کشور کمال‎; February 27, 1956 – February 4, 1987), commonly known as Meena, was an Afghan revolutionary political activist, feminist, women's rights activist and founder of Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan (RAWA), who was assassinated in 1987. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Meena Keshwar Kamal has received more than 64,673 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Meena Keshwar Kamal is the 440th most popular social activist (down from 389th in 2019), the 92nd most popular biography from Afghanistan and the 2nd most popular Afghan Social Activist.

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Among social activists, Meena Keshwar Kamal ranks 440 out of 544Before her are Dorothy Height, Mildred Gillars, Mohamed Bouazizi, Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, Robert Emmet, and Dorothea Dix. After her are Aed Carabao, Dolores Huerta, Bram Fischer, Berta Cáceres, Lydia Cacho, and Nirmala Deshpande.

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Among people born in 1956, Meena Keshwar Kamal ranks 390Before her are William Orbit, Jerry Doyle, Javier Navarrete, Sylvestre Ntibantunganya, Catherine Corsini, and Dorothy Hamill. After her are Patrick Leonard, Audrey Landers, David Wolf, Dag Otto Lauritzen, Augusto Santos Silva, and Dianne Reeves. Among people deceased in 1987, Meena Keshwar Kamal ranks 196Before her are Rudolf Krause, Bayard Rustin, Priscilla Dean, John Qualen, Alice Terry, and Ernő Goldfinger. After her are Madge Kennedy, José González Ganoza, Joan Greenwood, Robert O'Brien, Jimmy Mullen, and Jackie Fields.

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In Afghanistan

Among people born in Afghanistan, Meena Keshwar Kamal ranks 92 out of 108Before her are Atiq Rahimi (1962), Akhtar Mansour (1968), Ayub Khan (1857), Hibatullah Akhundzada (1961), Sima Samar (1957), and Minhaj-i-Siraj (1193). After her are Abd-al-Razzāq Samarqandī (1413), Abdul Rahman (1965), Ahmed Wali Karzai (1961), Abdul Ghani Baradar (1968), Zablon Simintov (1960), and Dadullah (1966).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In Afghanistan

Among social activists born in Afghanistan, Meena Keshwar Kamal ranks 2Before her are Jamāl al-Dīn al-Afghānī (1837). After her are Sonita Alizadeh (1996).