Sirhan Sirhan

1944 - Today

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Sirhan Bishara Sirhan (; Arabic: سرحان بشارة سرحان Sirḥān Bišāra Sirḥān, born March 19, 1944) is a Palestinian convicted murderer who was found guilty of the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy. Kennedy, a United States Senator and brother of John F. Kennedy, was shot and mortally wounded by Sirhan at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles, California, on June 5, 1968. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sirhan Sirhan has received more than 8,904,019 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Sirhan Sirhan is the 103rd most popular extremist (down from 96th in 2019), the 150th most popular biography from Israel (up from 153rd in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Extremist.

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Among extremists, Sirhan Sirhan ranks 103 out of 209Before him are Jacques Mesrine, Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, Whitey Bulger, Charles Whitman, Joachim Kroll, and Luciano Leggio. After him are Dennis Nilsen, Delphine LaLaurie, Horst Mahler, Andrew Cunanan, Jack Unterweger, and Wadie Haddad.

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Among people born in 1944, Sirhan Sirhan ranks 148Before him are Jon Anderson, Terry Brooks, Pat Martino, Rocky Johnson, Mary Robinson, and Igor Mitoraj. After him are Marie-Christine Barrault, James Heckman, Michael Rosbash, Peter Mayhew, Luis Ladaria Ferrer, and Geneviève Grad.

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In Israel

Among people born in Israel, Sirhan Sirhan ranks 150 out of 430Before him are Menahem Golan (1929), Valerius Gratus (-50), Yigael Yadin (1917), Abdel Aziz al-Rantisi (1947), Angelus of Jerusalem (1185), and Ivry Gitlis (1922). After him are Moses ben Jacob Cordovero (1522), Procopius of Scythopolis (250), Lusius Quietus (100), Aristobulus II (null), Benny Gantz (1959), and Yaacov Agam (1928).

Among EXTREMISTS In Israel

Among extremists born in Israel, Sirhan Sirhan ranks 3Before him are Abu Nidal (1937) and George Habash (1926). After him are Wadie Haddad (1927) and Yigal Amir (1970).