Julian Assange

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange Full Name: Julian Assange


Profession: Wikileaks founder
Why Famous: He came to international attention as editor-in-chief of the whistle-blowing Web site, Wikileaks.

Born: July 3, 1971 (47 years old)
Birthplace: Townsville, Queensland, Australia

Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer

Historical Events in the Life of Julian Assange

  • 2006-10-04 WikiLeaks is launched, created by internet activist Julian Assange
  • 2012-08-16 Wikileaks founder, Julian Assange is granted political asylum by Ecuador
  • 2012-09-17 Swedish forensic scientists find no conclusive evidence of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange's DNA in a torn condom
  • 2015-08-13 Swedish Prosecutors announce they are dropping allegations against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange of sexual molestation and coercion

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