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List of Famous Social Activists

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List of famous social activists, with photos, bios, and other information.  Who are the top social activists in the world? This includes the most prominent social activists, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable social activists is ordered by their level of prominence,, and you can sort the info by column.

The list you're viewing is made up of people like Paul McCartney and Nelson Mandela. Featuring celebrity social activists, modern day activists, and more, this list has it all. 

From reputable, prominent, and well known social activists to the lesser known social activists of today, these are the top ten best professionals in this field. If you want to answer the question, "Who are the most famous social activists ever?" start your search here. You can use the people in this fact-based list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your opinion, then share it with your Twitter followers, Facebook friends or with any other social networks you use on a regular basis. 
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