Ted Kaczynski

1942 - Today

Ted Kaczynski

Theodore John Kaczynski (; born May 22, 1942), also known as the Unabomber (), is an American domestic terrorist, anarchist, and former mathematics professor. He was a mathematics prodigy, but he abandoned his academic career in 1969 to pursue a more primitive lifestyle. Between 1978 and 1995, he killed three people and injured 23 others in an attempt to start a revolution by conducting a nationwide bombing campaign targeting people involved with modern technology. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ted Kaczynski has received more than 23,781,870 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 19th most popular extremist.

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Among extremists, Ted Kaczynski ranks 19 out of 182Before him are Ramón Mercader, Ed Gein, Man in the Iron Mask, Abdullah Öcalan, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, and Albert Fish. After him are Carlos the Jackal, Zodiac Killer, Cleon, Jim Jones, John Wayne Gacy, and Amon Göth.

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Among people born in 1942, Ted Kaczynski ranks 27Before him are Calvin Klein, Joe Biden, Daniel Barenboim, Ehud Barak, Lou Reed, and Ian McShane. After him are Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, Mohamed ElBaradei, Javier Solana, Jochen Rindt, Peter Handke, and Werner Herzog.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ted Kaczynski ranks 447 out of 12,171Before him are Julianne Moore (1960), Sylvia Plath (1932), Jerry Lewis (1926), Melvin Calvin (1911), Paul Walker (1973), and Ted Kennedy (1932). After him are Glenn Close (1947), Mickey Rourke (1952), Joe Frazier (1944), Michael Clarke Duncan (1957), Joseph Stiglitz (1943), and Ernest Borgnine (1917).

Among EXTREMISTS In United States

Among extremists born in United States, Ted Kaczynski ranks 7Before him are John Wilkes Booth (1838), Charles Manson (1934), Ted Bundy (1946), Lee Harvey Oswald (1939), Ed Gein (1906), and Albert Fish (1870). After him are Zodiac Killer (1940), Jim Jones (1931), John Wayne Gacy (1942), George Stinney (1929), H. H. Holmes (1861), and William Kemmler (1860).