Natalya Estemirova

1958 - 2009

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Natalya Khusainovna Estemirova (Russian: Ната́лья Хусаи́новна Эстеми́рова; 28 February 1958 – 15 July 2009) was a Russian human rights activist and board member of the Russian human rights organization Memorial. Estemirova was abducted by unknown persons on 15 July 2009 around 8:30 a.m. from her home in Grozny, Chechnya, as she was working on "extremely sensitive" cases of human rights abuses in Chechnya. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Natalya Estemirova has received more than 99,026 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Natalya Estemirova is the 300th most popular social activist (up from 330th in 2019), the 1,056th most popular biography from Russia (up from 1,257th in 2019) and the 20th most popular Russian Social Activist.

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Among social activists, Natalya Estemirova ranks 300 out of 544Before her are Gunnar Sønsteby, Kazimierz Świątek, Toyohiko Kagawa, Mirzo Tursunzoda, Allan Octavian Hume, and Isdal Woman. After her are Catherine Breshkovsky, Toktogul Satylganov, Muhammad Zaidan, Mathew Brady, Yuri Levitan, and Donald Watson.

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Among people born in 1958, Natalya Estemirova ranks 104Before her are Stephen Hopkins, Jennifer Tilly, Wendy Makkena, Greg Mankiw, Ivo Pogorelić, and Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha. After her are Simon Le Bon, Tsutomu Sonobe, Karlheinz Förster, Jan Fabre, Fish, and Samira Said. Among people deceased in 2009, Natalya Estemirova ranks 147Before her are Giovanni Arrighi, Willy Ronis, Lyudmila Zykina, Savka Dabčević-Kučar, Horst Szymaniak, and Zequinha. After her are Dom DeLuise, Béla Király, Adolf Merckle, Peter Shirayanagi, Anna Yegorova, and José Torres.

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Among people born in Russia, Natalya Estemirova ranks 1,056 out of 2,688Before her are Agafya Grushetskaya (1663), Oleg Protopopov (1932), Vladimir Steklov (1864), Sergey Solovyov (1820), Fyodor Sergeyev (1883), and Pyotr Nesterov (1887). After her are Catherine Breshkovsky (1844), Aleksei Yeliseyev (1934), Olga Bergholz (1910), Mikayel Nalbandian (1829), Mikhail Kovalyov (1897), and Vasily Mishin (1917).


Among social activists born in Russia, Natalya Estemirova ranks 20Before her are Vera Figner (1852), Alexander Antonov (1889), Tatyana Baramzina (1919), Zinaida Portnova (1926), Feodosia Morozova (1632), and Pavel Pestel (1793). After her are Catherine Breshkovsky (1844), Yuri Levitan (1914), Lev Chernyi (1890), Anatoly Marchenko (1938), Sergei Petrovich Trubetskoy (1790), and Raisa Aronova (1920).