Reyhaneh Jabbari

1988 - 2014

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Reyhaneh Jabbari (Persian: ریحانه جباری; c. 1988 – 25 October 2014) was a woman convicted of murdering Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi, a former agent of the Iranian Ministry of Intelligence in Iran. She was in prison from 2007 until her execution by hanging in October 2014 for killing her alleged rapist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Reyhaneh Jabbari has received more than 237,841 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Reyhaneh Jabbari is the 673rd most popular social activist (down from 590th in 2019), the 463rd most popular biography from Iran (down from 428th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Iranian Social Activist.

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Among social activists, Reyhaneh Jabbari ranks 673 out of 840Before her are Siti Musdah Mulia, Susana Trimarco, Shin Dong-hyuk, Felix Nartey, Rattanbai Jinnah, and Oinikhol Bobonazarova. After her are Gloria Allred, Rajmohan Gandhi, Charlotte Despard, Ruthie Tompson, Beyers Naudé, and Azimzhan Askarov.

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Among people born in 1988, Reyhaneh Jabbari ranks 225Before her are Ibrahima Traoré, Roman Neustädter, Mohamed El Shenawy, Mitchell Langerak, Cristina Neagu, and Nadia Hilker. After her are Takahiro Moriuchi, Laura Siegemund, Carrie Johnson, Carla Suárez Navarro, Kim Ji-yeon, and Héctor Moreno. Among people deceased in 2014, Reyhaneh Jabbari ranks 528Before her are K. Balachander, Philippe Mahut, Paul Horn, Daisuke Oku, Gerald Wilson, and Robert Ashley. After her are Sandy Jardine, Bob Houbregs, Krzysztof Krauze, Mary Ann Mobley, Toaripi Lauti, and Eduardo Campos.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Reyhaneh Jabbari ranks 463 out of 631Before her are Zar Amir Ebrahimi (1981), Vahid Hashemian (1976), Ahmad Reza Abedzadeh (1966), Maryam Namazie (1966), Ehsan Hajsafi (1990), and Nasser Shabani (1957). After her are Hossein Rezazadeh (1978), Taraneh Alidoosti (1984), Mohammad Rasoulof (1972), Ashkan Dejagah (1986), Azam Ali (1970), and Azad (1973).

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Among social activists born in Iran, Reyhaneh Jabbari ranks 12Before her are Massoud Rajavi (1948), Nasrin Sotoudeh (1963), Mahmoud Taleghani (1911), Mina Ahadi (1956), Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani (1967), and Maryam Namazie (1966). After her are Zahra Eshraghi (1964), Ruhollah Zam (1978), Execution of Navid Afkari (1993), Behrouz Boochani (1983), and Death of Sahar Khodayari (1990).