Shirin Ebadi

1947 - Today

Shirin Ebadi

Shirin Ebadi (Persian: شيرين عبادى‎, romanized: Širin Ebādi; born 21 June 1947) is an Iranian political activist, lawyer, a former judge and human rights activist and founder of Defenders of Human Rights Center in Iran. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shirin Ebadi has received more than 441,209 page views. Her biography is available in 81 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 35th most popular social activist.

Memorability Metrics

  • 440k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 67.48

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 81

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.46

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.50

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among social activists, Shirin Ebadi ranks 35 out of 426Before her are Simon bar Kokhba, Martin Niemöller, Emmeline Pankhurst, Sophie Scholl, Thích Quảng Đức, and Jan Palach. After her are Jamāl al-Dīn al-Afghānī, Alexey Stakhanov, Pheidippides, Bhagat Singh, Carl von Ossietzky, and Sadako Sasaki.

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Among people born in 1947, Shirin Ebadi ranks 16Before her are Brian Johnson, Dilma Rousseff, Florentino Pérez, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, O. J. Simpson, and Iggy Pop. After her are Paul Auster, Carlos Santana, Tom Clancy, Robert Kiyosaki, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, and Michael Porter.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Shirin Ebadi ranks 50 out of 374Before her are Mohammad Mosaddegh (1882), Abd al-Rahman al-Sufi (903), Ptolemy III Euergetes (-284), Astyages (-700), Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (1956), and Agha Mohammad Khan Qajar (1742). After her are Abu al-Wafa' Buzjani (940), Cambyses I (-600), Xerxes II of Persia (-500), Rashid-al-Din Hamadani (1247), Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani (1934), and Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiary (1932).

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Among social activists born in Iran, Shirin Ebadi ranks 1After her are Babak Khorramdin (798), Musa al-Sadr (1928), Ryu Gwansun (1902), Nasrin Sotoudeh (1963), Mahmoud Taleghani (1911), Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani (1967), and Reyhaneh Jabbari (1988).

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