Mildred Gillars

1900 - 1988

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Mildred Elizabeth Gillars (November 29, 1900 – June 25, 1988), nicknamed "Axis Sally" along with Rita Zucca, was an American broadcaster employed by Nazi Germany to disseminate propaganda during World War II. Following her capture in post-war Berlin, she became the first woman to be convicted of treason against the United States. In March 1949, she was sentenced to ten to thirty years' imprisonment. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mildred Gillars has received more than 482,024 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Mildred Gillars is the 435th most popular social activist, the 8,934th most popular biography from United States and the 74th most popular American Social Activist.

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Among social activists, Mildred Gillars ranks 435 out of 544Before her are Aaron Swartz, Aminatou Haidar, Oswaldo Payá, Bayard Rustin, Veerappan, and Dorothy Height. After her are Mohamed Bouazizi, Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, Robert Emmet, Dorothea Dix, Meena Keshwar Kamal, and Aed Carabao.

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Among people born in 1900, Mildred Gillars ranks 237Before her are Nikolaos Morakis, Alice Neel, John T. Scopes, André Chamson, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti, and Ricardo Cortez. After her are Charles Farrell, Alice Calhoun, Alice Terry, Arnold Orville Beckman, Malvina Reynolds, and John McEwen. Among people deceased in 1988, Mildred Gillars ranks 191Before her are Nando González, Hans Lewy, Heather O'Rourke, John M. Allegro, Lois Wilson, and Raúl Landini. After her are Näcip Cihanov, Christopher Connelly, Seth Neddermeyer, Irene Rich, Brook Benton, and Nikolai Sologubov.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mildred Gillars ranks 8,934 out of 15,968Before her are Joey Belladonna (1960), Luke Askew (1932), Edward Givens (1930), Charles Francis Adams Sr. (1807), Edward Brooke (1919), and Marston Morse (1892). After her are Jeremy Lin (1988), Christopher Gorham (1974), Mary Eaton (1901), Tony Kushner (1956), Debra Monk (1949), and Ol' Dirty Bastard (1968).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United States

Among social activists born in United States, Mildred Gillars ranks 74Before her are Roger Stone (1952), Ella Baker (1903), Matilda Joslyn Gage (1826), Aaron Swartz (1986), Bayard Rustin (1912), and Dorothy Height (1912). After her are Elizabeth Gurley Flynn (1890), Dorothea Dix (1802), Dolores Huerta (1930), Rachel Corrie (1979), Mary McLeod Bethune (1875), and Disappearance of Etan Patz (1972).