Top 20 Civil Rights Leader celebrities in the world

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Civil Rights Leader celebrities [Updated December 2, 2022].

1. Afeni Shakur

Afeni Shakur net worth 2020
Afeni Shakur was born on January 22, 1947 in Lumberton, United States.

Mother of rapper Tupac Shakur and founder of the philanthropic Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation.

She won a lawsuit to win the rights of 150 of her son's unreleased recordings.

Net Worth 2020: $50 Million

2. Vernon Jordan

Vernon Jordan net worth 2020
Vernon Jordan was born on August 15, 1935 in United States.
He survived a 1980 murder attempt in Fort Wayne, Indiana. In 1996, serial killer Joseph Paul Franklin confessed that he had shot Jordan.

Net Worth 2020: $12 Million

3. Jesse Jackson

Jesse Jackson net worth 2020
Jesse Jackson was born on October 8, 1941 in Greenville, United States.
He founded Rainbow/PUSH in 1971 and was heavily involved in the Southern Christian Leadership Conference during the 1960's.

Net Worth 2020: $9 Million

4. Bobby Seale

Bobby Seale net worth 2020
Bobby Seale was born on October 22, 1936 in Dallas, United States.
He was one of the original "Chicago Eight" defendants charged with conspiracy and inciting to riot, in the wake of the 1968 Democratic National Convention, in Chicago but was later severed from the case.

Net Worth 2020: $1 Million

5. Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr. net worth 2020
Martin Luther King Jr. was born on January 15, 1929 in Atlanta, United States.
He helped found the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and he led the 1955 Montgomery Bus Boycott, which helped end racial segregation on the public transit systems.

Net Worth 2020: $250 Thousand

6. Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi net worth 2020
Mahatma Gandhi was born on October 2, 1869 in Portbandar, India.

Passive resistance leader who successfully led India in a nonviolent revolution (or Satyagraha) against the British Empire. He was a strong advocate against the caste system in India and worked hard to end segregation (or untouchability) in his country.

He encouraged forgiveness and was known for undergoing long fasts.

Net Worth 2020: $1 Thousand

7. Anna Hazare

Anna Hazare net worth 2020
Anna Hazare was born on June 15, 1937 in India.
He started a hunger strike to put stress on the Indian government to enact the Lokpal Bill, and anti-corruption law, in 2011.

8. Steve Biko

Steve Biko was born on December 18, 1946 in South Africa.
He was banned by the apartheid regime in February 1973 and it became forbidden for anyone to quote anything he said, including speeches or simple conversations.

Salary 2020: R173 703 per annum

9. Dolores Huerta

Dolores Huerta net worth 2020
Dolores Huerta was born on April 10, 1930 in Dawnson, United States.
She has been well recognized for her work receiving the Eugene V. Debs Foundation Outstanding American Award, the United States Presidential Eleanor Roosevelt Award for Human Rights, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and many more awards for her community service and advocacy.

10. Xernona Clayton

Xernona Clayton net worth 2020
Xernona Clayton was born on August 30, 1930 in Muskogee, United States.

African-American civil rights leader who worked closely with Martin Luther King Jr. as a member of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference in the 60's. In 1967, she began hosting The Xernona Clayton Show, making her the first Southern African-American to host a prime time talk show.

The Xernona Clayton Barbie doll was created in her honor by Mattel in 2004.

11. Malala Yousafzai

Malala Yousafzai net worth 2020
Malala Yousafzai was born on July 12, 1997 in Mingora, Pakistan.

Became the youngest Nobel Peace Prize recipient in history for her advocacy for female education in Pakistan. She used her Nobel Peace Prize money to help rebuild 65 schools in Gaza.

By October 2012, she became more outspoken in her views; she was shot and seriously wounded in a failed Taliban assassination attempt. She sent her first Tweet from her @Malala account on the day she finished high school.

12. Arvind Kejriwal

Arvind Kejriwal net worth 2020
Arvind Kejriwal was born on August 16, 1968 in Siwani, India.
He wrote a book call Swaraj to question the present democratic structure of government.

13. Bhagat Singh

Bhagat Singh net worth 2020
Bhagat Singh was born on September 28, 1907 in Khatkar Kalan, India.
He gained widespread national support when he underwent a 116 day fast in jail, but he was ultimately hanged for his involvement in the murder of a British police officer.

14. Al Sharpton

Al Sharpton net worth 2020
Al Sharpton was born on October 3, 1954 in New York City, United States.

Civil rights activist and minister well known for his advocacy within the Black American community. He was also formerly a White House advisor, providing counsel to both Bill Clinton and Barack Obama.

He ran for Senate, then attempted to run for President in 2004.

15. Lala Lajpat Rai

Lala Lajpat Rai net worth 2020
Lala Lajpat Rai was born on January 28, 1865 in India.
His published works include Unhappy India (1928) and The United States of America: A Hindu's Impression (1916).

16. K Kelappan

K Kelappan net worth 2020
K Kelappan was born on August 24, 1889 in India.
He was a part of the Indian Freedom Movement. After India gained independence from England, he became president of many Gandhian organizations.

17. Julian Bond

Julian Bond net worth 2020
Julian Bond was born on January 14, 1940 in Nashville, United States.
He narrated the PBS video Eyes on the Prize, a 14-hour documentary series about the African-American Civil Rights Movement.

18. Joseph Echols Lowery

Joseph Echols Lowery net worth 2020
Joseph Echols Lowery was born on October 6, 1921 in Huntsville, United States.
He led the Selma to Montgomery march of 1965 and he co-founded the Black Leadership Forum, a consortium of Black advocacy groups.

19. Jane Addams

Jane Addams net worth 2020
Jane Addams was born on September 6, 1860 in Cedarville, United States.
Where previous welfare agencies offered specific services, her Hull Houser sponsored neighborhood facilities like a vocational club, a day care center, and a gymnasium.

20. Huey P Newton

Huey P Newton net worth 2020
Huey P Newton was born on February 17, 1942 in Monroe, United States.
He was fatally gunned down by a member of the Black Guerilla Family in Oakland, California in 1989.