Stanley Williams

1953 - 2005

Stanley Williams

Stanley Tookie Williams III (December 29, 1953 – December 13, 2005) was one of the original founders and leaders of the Crips gang in Los Angeles, California. In 1971, Williams and Raymond Washington formed an alliance establishing the Crips as the first major African-American street gang in South Central Los Angeles. Williams became the de facto leader and the prominent crime boss in South Central in the 1970s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stanley Williams has received more than 2,882,331 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 147th most popular extremist.

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Among extremists, Stanley Williams ranks 146 out of 182Before him are Abu Ayyub al-Masri, Guy Burgess, Dennis Nilsen, Matteo Messina Denaro, Viktor Bout, and Ibn al-Khattab. After him are Irmgard Möller, Dick Turpin, John Christie, Gary Gilmore, Peter Sutcliffe, and Golden State Killer.

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Among people born in 1953, Stanley Williams ranks 189Before him are Oscar Alberto Ortiz, Howard Schultz, Stuart Baxter, Tōru Furuya, Zoran Janković, and Oliver Ivanović. After him are Peter Firth, Wim Eijk, Robert Charles Wilson, Masami Kurumada, Gérard Krawczyk, and Dimitris Avramopoulos. Among people deceased in 2005, Stanley Williams ranks 177Before him are Gordon Gould, Jaime Sin, Ivan Kolev, Raoul Bott, George Gerbner, and Zurab Zhvania. After him are Maurice Hilleman, Aušra Augustinavičiūtė, José Beyaert, Colette Besson, Richard Burns, and John Ostrom.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Stanley Williams ranks 5,054 out of 12,171Before him are Ward Bond (1903), Glenn Morris (1912), John Roberts (1955), John Corbett (1961), Nellie Tayloe Ross (1876), and Skip James (1902). After him are Jason Segel (1980), Josh Hutcherson (1992), Melissa Rauch (1980), Jamie Hyneman (1956), Ben Hogan (1912), and Burt Rutan (1943).

Among EXTREMISTS In United States

Among extremists born in United States, Stanley Williams ranks 47Before him are Dennis Rader (1945), Bugs Moran (1893), Louis Farrakhan (1933), Nancy Spungen (1958), Charles Starkweather (null), and Richard Chase (1950). After him are Golden State Killer (1945), John Hinckley Jr. (1955), Joseph Paul Franklin (1950), Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold (1981), Anwar al-Awlaki (1971), and Jared Fogle (1977).