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Sierra Club

ORGANIZATION

Founded in 1892.

Official Website:
http://www.sierraclub.org/

Founding Date:
1892

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Ansel Adams
Photographer
20-Feb-1902 22-Apr-1984 Yosemite photographer
Hank Azaria
Actor
25-Apr-1964   Moe and Apu on The Simpsons
Charles F. Brush III
Archaeologist
3-Apr-1923 1-Jun-2006 Explorers Club president 1978-81
Francine Busby
Politician
3-Mar-1951   San Diego politician
Rachel Carson
Scientist
27-May-1907 14-Apr-1964 Mother of the environmental movement
Yvon Chouinard
Business
9-Nov-1938   Founder, Patagonia
Morris Dees
Activist
16-Dec-1936   Bankrupted the Klan
William O. Douglas
Judge
16-Oct-1898 19-Jan-1980 US Supreme Court Justice, 1939-75
Paul R. Ehrlich
Scientist
29-May-1932   The Population Bomb
Michael Ferguson
Politician
22-Jul-1970   Congressman from New Jersey, 2001-09
Bob Filner
Politician
4-Sep-1942   Congressman, California 51st
Jeffrey A. Frankel
Economist
5-Nov-1952   Council of Economic Advisers, 1997-99
Newt Gingrich
Politician
17-Jun-1943   Speaker of the House, 1995-99
Andrew Smith Hallidie
Inventor
16-Mar-1836 24-Apr-1900 Designed the first cable car system
Ron Hayes
Actor
26-Feb-1929 1-Oct-2004 Ben Jones on The Rounders
Ted Kaczynski
Criminal
22-May-1942   The Unabomber
Claudia Kotchka
Business
11-Jul-1951   Retired Procter & Gamble executive
Richard Lamm
Politician
12-Sep-1935   Governor of Colorado, 1975-87
Pamela Sue Martin
Actor
5-Jan-1953   Fallon Carrington on Dynasty
John Muir
Activist
21-Apr-1838 24-Dec-1914 Patron saint of Yosemite National Park
Carl Pope
Activist
c. 1945   Executive Director, The Sierra Club
Jim Ramstad
Politician
6-May-1946   Congressman from Minnesota, 1991-2009
Tom Scholz
Songwriter
10-Mar-1947   Founder and songwriter behind Boston
Kevin Shelley
Government
16-Nov-1955   California Secretary of State, 2003-05
Deborah Szekely
Activist
3-May-1922   Co-Founder, Golden Door Spa
Andrew Tanenbaum
Computer Programmer
16-Mar-1944   Creator of Minix
Henry Waxman
Politician
12-Sep-1939   Congressman, California 30th
Edgar Wayburn
Activist
17-Sep-1906 5-Mar-2010 Conservationist, Sierra Club president
Betty White
Actor
17-Jan-1922   TV sitcom and game show mainstay
Lynn Woolsey
Politician
3-Nov-1937   Congresswoman, California 6th
C. C. Young
Politician
28-Apr-1869 24-Dec-1947 Governor of California, 1927-31
Herbert S. Zim
Author
12-Jul-1909 5-Dec-1994 Golden Guides


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