Otto Warmbier

1994 - 2017

Otto Warmbier

Otto Frederick Warmbier (December 12, 1994 – June 19, 2017) was an American college student who was imprisoned in North Korea in 2016 on a charge of subversion. In June 2017, he was released by North Korea in a vegetative state and died soon afterward. Warmbier entered North Korea as part of a guided tour group on December 29, 2015. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Otto Warmbier has received more than 6,406,706 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 349th most popular social activist.

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Among social activists, Otto Warmbier ranks 348 out of 426Before him are Lucy Stone, Wu'erkaixi, Claudette Colvin, Eoin O'Duffy, Neerja Bhanot, and Hereward the Wake. After him are Afeni Shakur, Nadia Murad, Wang Dan, Stokely Carmichael, Stephen Mallory, and Sylvia Rivera.

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Among people born in 1994, Otto Warmbier ranks 15Before him are Maluma, Federico Bernardeschi, Harry Styles, Marquinhos, Raheem Sterling, and Mateo Kovačić. After him are Bernardo Silva, Duncan Laurence, Daniil Kvyat, Benjamin Mendy, Hakan Çalhanoğlu, and Saoirse Ronan. Among people deceased in 2017, Otto Warmbier ranks 336Before him are Ahmed Kathrada, Mikhail Nikolayevich Zadornov, Della Reese, Geoff Nicholls, Robert Alt, and Brunhilde Pomsel. After him are Julia Hartwig, Charles P. Thacker, Girija Devi, Michele Scarponi, Mervyn Rose, and Sam Panopoulos.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Otto Warmbier ranks 6,054 out of 12,171Before him are J. Lawton Collins (1896), Bukka White (1906), Renee O'Connor (1971), Ray Allen (1975), Michael Harney (1956), and Geraldine Ferraro (1935). After him are K. Eric Drexler (1955), Jeane Kirkpatrick (1926), Maura Tierney (1965), Titus Welliver (1962), Bernadette Peters (1948), and Ken Leung (1970).

Among SOCIAL ACTIVISTS In United States

Among social activists born in United States, Otto Warmbier ranks 53Before him are Anna Louise Strong (1885), Samantha Smith (1972), Mumia Abu-Jamal (1954), William Lloyd Garrison (1805), Marsha P. Johnson (1945), and Lucy Parsons (1853). After him are Afeni Shakur (1947), Sylvia Rivera (1951), Mary Edwards Walker (null), Catharine MacKinnon (1946), Ralph Abernathy (1926), and Elizabeth Gurley Flynn (1890).

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