Inna Shevchenko

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Birthday
23, 1990
Birthplace
Ukraine
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
23, 1990 (age 28)
Birthplace
Ukraine

About

Famous as a leader of the radical feminist group FEMEN, Shevchenko was involved in the organization of numerous topless protests that sought to bring attention to the damaging effects of patriarchal society.

Before Fame

After graduating from the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv with an honors degree in journalism, she found employment at the Mayor of Kiev's press office.

Trivia

In 2012, she was named one of Madame Figaro magazine's "20 Iconic Women of the Year."

Family Life

She and her sister were raised in Kherson, Ukraine, as the daughters of a soldier father.

Associated With

She and the Mexican-born Susana Chavez both had high-profile careers as women's rights activists.