Famous 21st Century Activists
Doris DayDoris Day
03 April 1922, American
Film actress
Julian AssangeJulian Assange
03 July 1971, Australian
Computer programmer

Angelina JolieAngelina Jolie
04 June 1975, American
Actress, Filmmaker, Activist

Rashida JonesRashida Jones
25 February 1976, American
Actress

Chelsea ManningChelsea Manning
17 December 1987, American
Whistleblower

Mark RuffaloMark Ruffalo
22 November 1967, American
Actor
betty whiteBetty White
17 January 1922, American
Actress, Writer, Comedienne

Ben ShapiroBen Shapiro
15 January 1984, American
Political Commentator, Public Speaker

Shailene WoodleyShailene Woodley
15 November 1991, American
Actress, Activist

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

Lali EspósitoLali Espósito
10 October 1991, Argentinian
Singer
Amal AlamuddinAmal Clooney
03 February 1978, Lebanese, British
Lawyer, Activist

Malala YousafzaiMalala Yousafzai
12 July 1997, Pakistani
Youngest Nobel Laureate

Yoko OnoYoko Ono
18 February 1933, Japanese
Artist
Hillary ClintonHillary Clinton
26 October 1947, American
Former First Lady, Political Leader

Noam ChomskyNoam Chomsky
07 December 1928, American
Linguist
Jane GoodallJane Goodall
03 April 1934, British
Anthropologist

Hunter SchaferHunter Schafer
1999 AD, American
Model

Alicia SilverstoneAlicia Silverstone
04 October 1976, American
 
Chaz Bono Chaz Bono
04 March 1969, American
Actor, LGBT Rights Activist

Maneka GandhiManeka Gandhi
26 August 1956, Indian
Politician, Animal Rights Activist
Geena DavisGeena Davis
21 January 1956, American
Actress, Producer, Model

Pauley PerrettePauley Perrette
27 March 1969, American
Television Actress, Activist, Singer

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

Ali MacGrawAli MacGraw
01 April 1939, American
Actress
Robert F. Kennedy Jr.Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
17 January 1954, American
Environment Activist & Attorney
Brigitte BardotBrigitte Bardot
28 September 1934, French
Actress & Animal Rights Activist

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

Zack de la RochaZack de la Rocha
12 January 1970, American
 

Martina NavratilovaMartina Navratilova
18 October 1956, American
Former Tennis Champion
Erin BrockovichErin Brockovich
22 June 1960, American
Environmental Activist

Bob GeldofBob Geldof
05 October 1951, Irish
Singer

Maryse OuelletMaryse Ouellet
21 January 1983, Canadian, American
Wrestler

Steve-OSteve-O
13 June 1974, Canadian, British, American
Actor

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Mike FarrellMike Farrell
06 February 1939, American
Actor
Torrey DeVittoTorrey DeVitto
08 June 1984, American
Actress

Afeni ShakurAfeni Shakur
10 January 1947, American
Activist
Joanna LumleyJoanna Lumley
01 May 1946, British
Actress

Ronan FarrowRonan Farrow
19 December 1987, American
Journalist, Activist, Human Rights Lawyer

Angela Davis Angela Davis
26 January 1944, American
Political Activist
George TakeiGeorge Takei
20 April 1937, American
Actor, Activist

Michael BoltonMichael Bolton
26 February 1953, American
Singer, Songwriter
Alfre WoodardAlfre Woodard
08 November 1952, American
Actress

Serj TankianSerj Tankian
21 August 1967, Lebanese, American
Singer-songwriter

Temple GrandinTemple Grandin
29 August 1947, American
Professor

Mika CamarenaMika Camarena
1948 AD, American
Activist, wife of late DEA agent Kiki Camarena

Heather MillsHeather Mills
12 January 1968, British
Media Personality
Jazz JenningsJazz Jennings
06 October 2000, American
LGBTQ Rights Activist, Internet Personality,

Gary BurghoffGary Burghoff
24 May 1943, American
Actor

Jesse JacksonJesse Jackson
08 October 1941, American
Civil Rights Activist

Ralph NaderRalph Nader
27 February 1934, American
Political Activist, Attorney
Sandi ToksvigSandi Toksvig
03 May 1958, Danish, British
Comedian, Writer

Bianca JaggerBianca Jagger
02 May 1945, Nicaraguan, British
Actress
Jason RalphJason Ralph
07 April 1986, American
Actor

Valerie HarperValerie Harper
22 August 1939, American
Actress

Clayton KershawClayton Kershaw
19 March 1988, American
Baseball Pitcher
Will EstesWill Estes
21 October 1978, American
Actor

Russell SimmonsRussell Simmons
04 October 1957, American
Founder of the hip-hop music label Def Jam
Michael MooreMichael Moore
23 April 1954, American
Documentary Filmmaker

Delta BurkeDelta Burke
30 July 1956, American
Actress

Ruby BridgesRuby Bridges
08 September 1954, American
Philanthropist
Garry KasparovGarry Kasparov
13 April 1963, Russian
Chess Player

Coretta Scott KingCoretta Scott King
27 April 1927, American
Civil Rights Activist, Author
Alice WalkerAlice Walker
09 February 1944, American
Author

Dennis WeaverDennis Weaver
04 June 1924, American
Actor

Essence AtkinsEssence Atkins
07 February 1972, American
Actress

Daniel EllsbergDaniel Ellsberg
07 April 1931, American
Activist
Laurie HoldenLaurie Holden
17 December 1969, American
Actress
Mariette HartleyMariette Hartley
21 June 1940, American
Actress

Anne-Marie JohnsonAnne-Marie Johnson
18 July 1960, American
Actress

Sean PertweeSean Pertwee
04 June 1964, British
Actor

Ayaan Hirsi AliAyaan Hirsi Ali
13 November 1969, American
Writer, Politician, Activist, Feminist
Elizabeth JaggerElizabeth Jagger
02 March 1984, American
Model

Ai WeiweiAi Weiwei
28 August 1957, Chinese
Artist

Winnie Madikizela-MandelaWinnie Madikizela-Mandela
26 September 1936, South African
Politician, Anti-Apartheid Activist

Kailash SatyarthiKailash Satyarthi
11 January 1954, Indian
Child Rights Activist

Ilona StallerIlona Staller
26 November 1951, Hungarian
Politician, Singer
Rick Santorum Rick Santorum
10 May 1958, American
American Politician, Attorney

Alyssa DiazAlyssa Diaz
07 September 1985, American
Actress
Iqbal MasihIqbal Masih
1983 AD, Pakistani
Children's Rights Activist

Joanna CassidyJoanna Cassidy
02 August 1945, American
Actress

Zbigniew BrzezinskiZbigniew Brzezinski
28 March 1928, Polish, American
Former Diplomat, Political Scientist
Alexandra PaulAlexandra Paul
29 July 1963, American
Actress

Tom HaydenTom Hayden
11 December 1939, American
Political Activist
Ally WalkerAlly Walker
25 August 1961, American
Actress

Mario Vargas LlosaMario Vargas Llosa
28 March 1936, Peruvian
Writer

Liu Xiaobo Liu Xiaobo
28 December 1955, Chinese
Chinese Human Rights Activist

Jorja FoxJorja Fox
07 July 1968, American
Actress
Katie PavlichKatie Pavlich
10 July 1988, American
Commentator

Laurie DavidLaurie David
22 March 1958, American
Environmental Activist
Gauri LankeshGauri Lankesh
29 January 1962, Indian
Activist, Journalist

Claudette ColvinClaudette Colvin
05 September 1939, American
Civil Rights Activist

Yolanda KingYolanda King
17 November 1955, American
Activist

David SuzukiDavid Suzuki
24 March 1936, Canadian
Academic, Enviromental Activist
Martin Luther King IIIMartin Luther King III
23 October 1957, American
Activist