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List of the most notable and famous Disability rights activists in the world, with photos when available. Most prominent Disability rights activists worldwide and top Disability rights activists in America can be found on this list ordered by their level of prominence,. From reputable Disability rights activists to the lesser known Disability rights activists in history and today, these are the top Disability rights activists in their field, and should answer the question "who are the most famous Disability rights activists in the world?". This list features Åge Nigardsøy, Timothy Perry Shriver and more. You may want to copy this fact-based list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share it with your Twitter followers, Facebook friends or with any other social networks you use regularly. (25 Items)
Arnold Schwarzenegger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Disability rights activists
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Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger is an Austrian-born American actor, model, producer, director, activist, businessman, investor, writer, philanthropist, former professional bodybuilder, and politician. Schwarzenegger served two terms as the 38th Governor of California from 2003 until 2011. Schwarzenegger ...more

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Age: 69

Birthplace: Thal, Austria

Profession: Bodybuilder, Television director, Businessperson, Politician, Investor, + more

Credits: The Terminator, Predator, Total Recall, Pumping Iron

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Helen Keller is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Disability rights activists
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Helen Adams Keller was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. She was the first deafblind person to earn a bachelor of arts degree. The story of how Keller's teacher, Anne Sullivan, broke through the isolation imposed by a near complete lack of language, allowing the girl to blossom ...more

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Age: Died at 88 (1880-1968)

Birthplace: Tuscumbia, Alabama, USA

Profession: Pacifist, Lecturer, Author

Credits: The Miracle Worker, Deliverance, The Unconquered, Adventures from the Book of Virtues

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Maria Shriver is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Disability rights activists
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Maria Owings Shriver is an American journalist, activist, author of six best-selling books, and former First Lady of California as the wife of former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. She has received a Peabody Award and was co-anchor for NBC's Emmy-winning coverage of the 1988 Summer ...more

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Age: 61

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Profession: Journalist, Newsreader, Television producer, Screenwriter, Author, + more

Credits: Last Action Hero, Dateline NBC, HBO Documentary Film Series, The Alzheimer's Project

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#14 on The Best Today Show Hosts

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Eunice Kennedy Shriver is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Disability rights activists
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Eunice Mary Kennedy Shriver, DSG was a member of the Kennedy family, sister of President John F. Kennedy and Senators Robert F. Kennedy and Ted Kennedy. Eunice Kennedy Shriver was the founder in 1962 of Camp Shriver which started on her Maryland farm known as Timberlawn and, in 1968 evolved into the ...more

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Age: Died at 88 (1921-2009)

Birthplace: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States of America

Profession: Film Producer, Social Worker

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