Fred Hampton

Fredrick Allen Hampton was an American activist and revolutionary socialist. He came to prominence in Chicago as chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party, and deputy... Wikipedia

  • Born:  August 30, 1948, Summit, Illinois, U.S.
  • Died:  December 4, 1969, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
  • Cause of death:  Gunshot wounds, assassination.
  • Resting place:  Bethel Cemetery, Haynesville, Louisiana, U.S.
  • Citizenship:  American
  • Education:  Proviso East High School
  • Occupation:  Activist, revolutionary
  • Years active:  1966–1969
  • Known for:  Deputy chairman of the Illinois chapter Black Panther Party
  • Political party:  Black Panther Party
  • Partner(s):  Deborah Johnson
  • Children:  Fred Hampton Jr.
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo