Hans Henning Atrott
Hans Henning Atrott, also called: Hans Atrott, was born 12 January 1944 in Memel, East Prussia (now Klaipéda, Lithuania). His father was Protestant minister at James Church in Memel. Both parents did ...
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Monique Ilboudo
Monique Ilboudo (born 1959) is an author and human rights activist from Burkina Faso. As of 2012 she was Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Burkina Faso to the Nordic and Baltic countrie...
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Michel Bauwens
Michel Bauwens (born 21 March 1958) is a Belgian Peer-to-Peer theorist and an active writer, researcher and conference speaker on the subject of technology, culture and business innovation. Michel Bau...
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Edna Manley
Edna Swithenbank Manley OM (1 March 1900 – 2 February 1987) was a sculptor and contributor to Jamaican culture. She was the wife of Norman Manley, the founder of the Jamaican People's National P...
Raquel Verdesoto
Raquel Verdesoto Salgado de Romo Dávila (November 16, 1910 in Ambato – May 27, 1999 in Quito) was an Ecuadorian writer, poet, teacher, feminist, and activist.
Her parents were Francisco Verd...
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UAE Five
The UAE Five are five Emirati activists who were imprisoned from April to November 2011 on charges of insulting President Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice President Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, an...
Jacqueline Murekatete
Jacqueline Murekatete is a human rights activist, survivor of the Rwandan Genocide and founder of the NGO Jacqueline’s Human Rights Corner. Aged nine Murekatete lost the majority of her family during ...
Lone Drøscher Nielsen
Lone Drøscher Nielsen (born November 4, 1964) is a Danish wildlife conservationist who established the Nyaru Menteng Orangutan Reintroduction Project in Kalimantan, Borneo, Indonesia in 1998.
She ...
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Ding Mao
Ding Mao (Chinese: 丁矛), born 1968 in Sichuan (Chinese: 四川) Mianyang (Chinese: 绵阳), is a Chinese dissident. As a student, he was one of the leaders of the student democracy movement, known ...
Serj Tankian
Serj Tankian (Armenian: Սերժ Թանգեան, [ˈsɛɾʒ tʰɑnˈkjɑn]; born August 21, 1967) is a Lebanese-born Armenian–American singer-songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, poet, and p...
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Sayuti Melik
Mohamad Ibnu Sayuti, known as Sayuti Melik, (born on November 22, 1908 in Sleman, Yogyakarta, Dutch East Indies - died on February 27, 1989 in Jakarta, Indonesia) was the Indonesian typist of copy of...
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Israr Ahmed
Israr Ahmed (Urdu: ڈاکٹر اسرار احمد‎; 26 April 1932 – 14 April 2010; Msc, MBBS) was a prominent Pakistani Islamic theologian, philosopher, and one of the noted Islamic scholar followed parti...
Fatima bint Mubarak Al Ketbi
Fatima bint Mubarak Al Ketbi (فاطمة بنت مبارك الكتبي) is the third wife of the founder and the first president of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the late emir (ruler) of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Zayed bi...
Siraj Sikder
Siraj Sikder (27 October 1944 – 2 January 1975) was a revolutionary leader of Bangladesh.
Siraj Sikder was born on 27 October 1944 at Bhedarganj in Shariatpur District. After passing the matricul...
Jorge Cortell
Jorge Cortell is an activist and commentator known for his opposition to the concept of Intellectual Property.
Cortell has founded La Resistencia Digital and has actively cooperated with the Creat...
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E. M. L. Endeley
Emmanuel Mbela Lifafa Endeley (1916–1988) was a Cameroonian politician who led Southern Cameroonian representatives out of the Eastern Nigerian House of Assembly in Enugu and negotiated the creation o...
Lucile Sayers
Dame Lucile Newell Sayers, DBE, JP (died 4 November 1959) was the UK Delegate to the United Nations' Status of Women Commission.
She was named CBE in 1952 and advanced to Dame Commander of the Ord...