Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani

1967 - Today

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Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani (Persian: سکینه محمدی آشتیانی; born 1967) is an Iranian Azeri woman convicted of conspiracy to commit murder and adultery. She gained international notoriety for originally being sentenced to death by stoning for her crimes. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani has received more than 191,566 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani is the 451st most popular social activist (down from 378th in 2019), the 339th most popular biography from Iran (down from 284th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Iranian Social Activist.

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Among social activists, Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani ranks 451 out of 544Before her are Nirmala Deshpande, Rachel Corrie, Shivakumara Swami, Ernestine Rose, Medha Patkar, and James Larkin. After her are Mary McLeod Bethune, Frances Ames, Peter Arnett, Ingrid Newkirk, Disappearance of Etan Patz, and Fred Hampton.

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Among people born in 1967, Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani ranks 338Before her are Matthew Barney, Faith Hill, Domenico Schiattarella, Jan Åge Fjørtoft, Ann Lee, and Niki Caro. After her are Takuya Takagi, Carrie Preston, Dragan Đilas, Alex Christensen, Xavier Beauvois, and James Marshall.

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Among people born in Iran, Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani ranks 339 out of 463Before her are Ali Karimi (1978), Nazanin Boniadi (1979), Mohammad Reza Aref (1951), Sardar Azmoun (1995), Guity Novin (1944), and Reza Hosseini Nassab (1960). After her are Kayhan Kalhor (1963), Manouchehr Mottaki (1953), Jasmin Tabatabai (1967), Hossein Rezazadeh (1978), Vahid Hashemian (1976), and Caucher Birkar (1978).

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Among social activists born in Iran, Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani ranks 7Before her are Shirin Ebadi (1947), Babak Khorramdin (798), Musa al-Sadr (1928), Abu al-Qasim al-Khoei (1899), Mahmoud Taleghani (1911), and Nasrin Sotoudeh (1963). After her are Maryam Namazie (1966), Reyhaneh Jabbari (1988), and Death of Sahar Khodayari (1990).