Famous 21st Century Activists
betty whiteBetty White

17 January 1922

American

Angelina JolieAngelina Jolie

04 June 1975

American

Ronan FarrowRonan Farrow

19 December 1987

American

Doris DayDoris Day

03 April 1922

American

Hillary ClintonHillary Clinton

26 October 1947

American

Woody HarrelsonWoody Harrelson

23 July 1961

American

Shailene WoodleyShailene Woodley

15 November 1991

American

Mark RuffaloMark Ruffalo

22 November 1967

American

Pamela AndersonPamela Anderson

01 July 1967

Canadian

Malala YousafzaiMalala Yousafzai

12 July 1997

Pakistani

Yoko OnoYoko Ono

18 February 1933

Japanese

Noam ChomskyNoam Chomsky

07 December 1928

American

Joanna LumleyJoanna Lumley

01 May 1946

British

Alicia SilverstoneAlicia Silverstone

04 October 1976

American

Chaz Bono Chaz Bono

04 March 1969

American

Julian AssangeJulian Assange

03 July 1971

Australian

Jane GoodallJane Goodall

03 April 1934

British

Geena DavisGeena Davis

21 January 1956

American

Chelsea ManningChelsea Manning

17 December 1987

American

Michael MooreMichael Moore

23 April 1954

American

Jesse JacksonJesse Jackson

08 October 1941

American

Margaret AtwoodMargaret Atwood

18 November 1939

Canadian

Brigitte BardotBrigitte Bardot

28 September 1934

French

Pauley PerrettePauley Perrette

27 March 1969

American

Angela Davis Angela Davis

26 January 1944

American

Erin BrockovichErin Brockovich

22 June 1960

American

Heather MillsHeather Mills

12 January 1968

British

Zack de la RochaZack de la Rocha

12 January 1970

American

Martina NavratilovaMartina Navratilova

18 October 1956

American

Arvind KejriwalArvind Kejriwal

16 August 1968

Indian

Serj TankianSerj Tankian

21 August 1967

Lebanese,American

George TakeiGeorge Takei

20 April 1937

American

Michael BoltonMichael Bolton

26 February 1953

American

Alice WalkerAlice Walker

09 February 1944

American

Alfre WoodardAlfre Woodard

08 November 1952

American

Bob GeldofBob Geldof

05 October 1951

Irish

Russell SimmonsRussell Simmons

04 October 1957

American

Temple GrandinTemple Grandin

29 August 1947

American

Robert F. Kennedy Jr.Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

17 January 1954

American

Jazz JenningsJazz Jennings

06 October 2000

American

Garry KasparovGarry Kasparov

13 April 1963

Russian

Kailash SatyarthiKailash Satyarthi

11 January 1954

Indian

Ralph NaderRalph Nader

27 February 1934

American

Ruby BridgesRuby Bridges

08 September 1954

American

Rick Santorum Rick Santorum

10 May 1958

American

Winnie Madikizela-MandelaWinnie Madikizela-Mandela

26 September 1936

South African

Ayaan Hirsi AliAyaan Hirsi Ali

13 November 1969

American

Coretta Scott KingCoretta Scott King

27 April 1927

American

Laurie DavidLaurie David

22 March 1958

American

Mario Vargas LlosaMario Vargas Llosa

28 March 1936

Peruvian

Ilona StallerIlona Staller

26 November 1951

Hungarian

Liu Xiaobo Liu Xiaobo

28 December 1955

Chinese

Juan Manuel SantosJuan Manuel Santos

10 August 1951

Colombian

Anna HazareAnna Hazare

15 June 1937

Indian

Claudette ColvinClaudette Colvin

05 September 1939

American

Ron KovicRon Kovic

04 July 1946

American

Gauri LankeshGauri Lankesh

29 January 1962

Indian

David SuzukiDavid Suzuki

24 March 1936

Canadian

Rigoberta MenchúRigoberta Menchú

09 January 1959

Guatemalan

Graça MachelGraça Machel

17 October 1945

Mozambican

Medha PatkarMedha Patkar

01 December 1954

Indian

Michael FrantiMichael Franti

21 April 1966

American

Iqbal MasihIqbal Masih

1983 AD

Pakistani

Craig KielburgerCraig Kielburger

17 December 1982

Canadian

Pamelyn FerdinPamelyn Ferdin

04 February 1959

American

Barbara EhrenreichBarbara Ehrenreich

26 August 1941

American

Martti Oiva Kalevi AhtisaariMartti Ahtisaari

23 June 1937

Finnish

Shirin EbadiShirin Ebadi

21 June 1947

Iranian

Ziauddin YousafzaiZiauddin Yousafzai

1969 AD

Pakistani

Gary SnyderGary Snyder

08 May 1930

American

Waleed AbulkhairWaleed Abulkhair

17 June 1979

Saudi Arabian

Aruna RoyAruna Roy

26 June 1946

Indian

Leymah GboweeLeymah Gbowee

01 February 1972

Liberian

Ingrid NewkirkIngrid Newkirk

11 June 1949

British,American

Caryl ChurchillCaryl Churchill

03 September 1938

British

Shirin NeshatShirin Neshat

26 March 1957

Iranian

Jody Williams Jody Williams

09 October 1950

American

Mairead MaguireMairead Maguire

27 January 1944

Irish

Jesse WilliamsJesse Williams

05 August 1981

American

Kem SokhaKem Sokha

27 June 1953

Cambodian