Find out more about the greatest 20th Century Activists, including Hillary Clinton, Shailene Woodley, Muhammad Ali, Angelina Jolie and Malala Yousafzai.
Abbie HoffmanAbbie Hoffman
30 November 1936, American
Anti-War Activist
Angelina JolieAngelina Jolie
04 June 1975, American
Actress, Filmmaker, Activist

Muhammad AliMuhammad Ali
17 January 1942, American
 

Robert F. Kennedy Jr.Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
17 January 1954, American
Environment Activist & Attorney

Tom HaydenTom Hayden
11 December 1939, American
Political Activist

Martin Luther King Jr Martin Luther King Jr.
15 January 1929, American
Civil Rights Activist
Ghislaine MaxwellGhislaine Maxwell
25 December 1961, French, British, American
Socialite

betty whiteBetty White
17 January 1922, American
Actress

Hillary ClintonHillary Clinton
26 October 1947, American
Former First Lady, Political Leader
Tucker CarlsonTucker Carlson
16 May 1969, American
Journalist

Malcolm XMalcolm X
19 May 1925, American
Activist
Carole BaskinCarole Baskin
06 June 1961, American
Big-Cat Rights Activist

Alexei NavalnyAlexei Navalny
04 June 1976, Russian
Lawyer

Mark RuffaloMark Ruffalo
22 November 1967, American
Actor

Yoko OnoYoko Ono
18 February 1933, Japanese
Artist

Woody HarrelsonWoody Harrelson
23 July 1961, American
Actor, Activist
Pamela AndersonPamela Anderson
01 July 1967, Canadian, American
American-Canadian Actress

Noam ChomskyNoam Chomsky
07 December 1928, American
Linguist

Rosario DawsonRosario Dawson
09 May 1979, American
Actress

Fred HamptonFred Hampton
30 August 1948, American
Activist
Julian AssangeJulian Assange
03 July 1971, Australian, Ecuadorian
Computer programmer

Beppe GrilloBeppe Grillo
21 July 1948, Italian
Comedian
James BaldwinJames Baldwin
02 August 1924, American
Novelist

Clayton KershawClayton Kershaw
19 March 1988, American
Baseball Pitcher

Malala YousafzaiMalala Yousafzai
12 July 1997, Pakistani
Activist
Geena DavisGeena Davis
21 January 1956, American
Actress, Producer, Model

Bea ArthurBea Arthur
13 May 1922, American
Actress
Monica LewinskyMonica Lewinsky
23 July 1973, American
American Television Personality

Rosa ParksRosa Parks
04 February 1913, American
Activist

Amal AlamuddinAmal Clooney
03 February 1978, Lebanese, British
Lawyer, Activist
Chaz Bono Chaz Bono
04 March 1969, American
Actor, LGBT Rights Activist

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Shaun KingShaun King
17 September 1979, American
Writer
Joanna LumleyJoanna Lumley
01 May 1946, British
Actress

Fran DrescherFran Drescher
30 September 1957, American
Actress

Maya AngelouMaya Angelou
04 April 1928, American
Poet

Angela Davis Angela Davis
26 January 1944, American
Political Activist
Erin BrockovichErin Brockovich
22 June 1960, American
Environmental Activist
Jeffrey WrightJeffrey Wright
07 December 1965, American
Actor

Doris DayDoris Day
03 April 1922, American
Film actress

Margaret SangerMargaret Sanger
14 September 1879, American
Educator

Sandi ToksvigSandi Toksvig
03 May 1958, Danish, British
Comedian, Writer
Brigitte BardotBrigitte Bardot
28 September 1934, French
Actress & Animal Rights Activist

Jane GoodallJane Goodall
03 April 1934, British
Primatologist

Margaret AtwoodMargaret Atwood
18 November 1939, Canadian
Writer, Environmental Activist

Kerry KennedyKerry Kennedy
08 September 1959, American
Human rights activist

Eartha KittEartha Kitt
17 January 1927, American
Singer
Bryan StevensonBryan Stevenson
14 November 1959, American
Lawyer

Garry KasparovGarry Kasparov
13 April 1963, Russian
Chess Player
Rick Santorum Rick Santorum
10 May 1958, American
American Politician, Attorney

Linda Louise McCartneyLinda McCartney
24 September 1941, American
Photographer, Musician

Nathuram GodseNathuram Godse
19 May 1910, Indian
Assassin of Mahatma Gandhi
Anna FrielAnna Friel
12 July 1976, British
Actress

Rick HarrisonRick Harrison
22 March 1965, American
Businessman
Zack de la RochaZack de la Rocha
12 January 1970, American
 

George TakeiGeorge Takei
20 April 1937, American
Actor, Activist

Ralph NaderRalph Nader
27 February 1934, American
Political Activist, Attorney

Stokely CarmichaelStokely Carmichael
29 June 1941, Guinean, Trinidadian, American
 

Pauley PerrettePauley Perrette
27 March 1969, American
Television Actress, Activist, Singer
Cesar ChavezCesar Chavez
31 March 1927, American
Civil Rights Activist

Jesse JacksonJesse Jackson
08 October 1941, American
Civil Rights Activist

Martina NavratilovaMartina Navratilova
18 October 1956, American
Former Tennis Champion

Lola Van WagenenLola Van Wagenen
30 November 1938, American
Historian, Activist
Doris RobertsDoris Roberts
04 November 1925, American
Actress

Serj TankianSerj Tankian
21 August 1967, Lebanese, American
Singer-songwriter
Russell SimmonsRussell Simmons
04 October 1957, American
Founder of the hip-hop music label Def Jam

Valerie HarperValerie Harper
22 August 1939, American
Actress

David BaleDavid Bale
02 September 1941, British, South African
Entrepreneur
Bob GeldofBob Geldof
05 October 1951, Irish
Singer

Ruby BridgesRuby Bridges
08 September 1954, American
Philanthropist
Delta BurkeDelta Burke
30 July 1956, American
Actress

Tammy BruceTammy Bruce
20 August 1962, American
Radio Host

Dennis WeaverDennis Weaver
04 June 1924, American
Actor
Cara BuonoCara Buono
01 March 1971, American
Actress

Vinayak Damodar SavarkarVinayak Damodar Savarkar
28 May 1883, Indian
Independence Activist, Reformer
steve bikoSteve Biko
18 December 1946, South African
Anti-apartheid Activist

Alfre WoodardAlfre Woodard
08 November 1952, American
Actress

Michael BoltonMichael Bolton
26 February 1953, American
Singer, Songwriter

Alice WalkerAlice Walker
09 February 1944, American
Author
Medgar EversMedgar Evers
02 July 1925, American
 
Pia WurtzbachPia Wurtzbach
24 September 1989, German, Filipino
Model, Actress

Afeni ShakurAfeni Shakur
10 January 1947, American
Activist

Arvind KejriwalArvind Kejriwal
16 August 1968, Indian
Anti Corruption Activist, Politician

Harvey MilkHarvey Milk
22 May 1930, American
 
Lena HorneLena Horne
30 June 1917, American
Singer

Gary BurghoffGary Burghoff
24 May 1943, American
Actor

Ayaan Hirsi AliAyaan Hirsi Ali
13 November 1969, American
Writer, Politician, Activist, Feminist

Essence AtkinsEssence Atkins
07 February 1972, American
Actress

William Orville DouglasWilliam O. Douglas
16 October 1898, American
Former Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court
Norman LearNorman Lear
27 July 1922, American
Television Writer

Temple GrandinTemple Grandin
29 August 1947, American
Professor
Betty FriedanBetty Friedan
04 February 1921, American
Feminist, Writer

Betty FordBetty Ford
08 April 1918, American
Former First Lady of the United States
Sean Hepburn FerrerSean Hepburn Ferrer
17 July 1960, Swiss
Film Producer
Bianca JaggerBianca Jagger
02 May 1945, Nicaraguan, British
Actress